Frequently asked questions about EGO Music.
Don’t see a question listed here? Call us today at 757.563.9001 / 619.323.4285 to learn more about our services and teachers.
Q: How long have you been in business?
A: We first opened in VA Beach in August 2006. However, Ego Music is a rebirth of the old Alter Ego Music chain which was located in Northern Virginia and San Diego, California for over 20 years. Please see History of Ego Music for more details.
Q: Do you plan on offering lessons in the Norfolk or Chesapeake areas?
A: Yes. We already do. Call for more details!
Q: What age can I start my children on an instrument?
A: Generally 5 years and up on Piano and 7 years and up for guitar.
Q: Do you have recitals?
A: Yes, generally in the month of June and December.
Q: What forms of payment to you take?
A: Visa, Master Card, Discover Card, American Express, Check, & Cash
Q: How do I sign-up?
A: Call the office 757.563.9001 / 619.323.4285 during normal business hours. It takes just a few minutes to get you set-up for lessons. Signing-up via email normally takes days to weeks because of email tag. Avoid using email if possible. Email is great for general questions. Talk to a human today to get set-up for lessons.
Q: Are there sign-up fees or contracts?
A: No contracts. Lessons are paid on a month to month basis. Only $15 sign-up fee.
Q: I am sick and I need to cancel my lesson for today, who do I call?
A: Please call your teacher directly. If you do not have their phone number, please call the office. 757.563.9001.
Q: I would like a make-up lesson, how do I schedule one?
A: Please call your teacher directly and speak to them. The office does not schedule make-ups, only teacher’s schedule make-ups.
Q: Is there a difference in lesson price from one instrument to another?
A: No. All lessons are priced the same. Guitar, Piano, Voice, Drums, Strings, & Band instruments are all the same price.
Q: How long are the lessons?
A: Most lessons are 30 minutes once a week. The student can take longer lessons but it is recommend that student first start with 30 minutes before expanding their lesson times.