Misty Ralphs Music Studio operates year-round. from June 1st-May 31st. Students age 7+ are required to take eight lessons over the summer months to have priority scheduling for the school year. Lessons during the school year begin the Tuesday after Labor Day and will run through the third week of May. We take a week off at Thanksgiving, two weeks at Christmas, and one week for Spring Break. Students receive around 38 lessons during the calendar year 30 (Sept.-May) 8 (June-Aug.). Please contact your child's teacher for class times and events specific to your child's lessons such as recitals, festivals, parent meetings, and group master classes.