Welcome!
MisterA’s Music and More is dedicated to teaching students the love of music and to help them improve their ability to perform on their chosen instrument. Mr. Leonard Arnold has been a public school band teacher for 37 years and is ready to start this new venture of teaching private lessons. Mr. Arnold is qualified to teach all instruments available in a school band including percussion. Below are some general guidelines for you to consider before registering your student.

FEES:    Private lesson (30 minutes) $25
              Group lessons (1 hour / 3 or more students) ......................per student $25
              Music Theory (30 minutes) ..................................................................... $25
              Music Theory (1 hour) ............................................................................. $50
Fees are payable by the month and are due at the first lesson of each month. Payment is accepted in cash or check payable to Leonard Arnold. There are no refunds.

CANCELLATIONS: Make up lessons will be scheduled only if cancellation is communicated by phone or email at least 2 days in advance. All make-up lessons are based upon availability of student and Mr. Arnold. There are no refunds for missed lessons.

Students are required to provide their own individual instrument and prescribed music. A music stand will be provided for private lessons. Students involved in group sessions will be required to provide their own music stand. Mr. Arnold will provide information for the purchase of these items.

It is our desire that all students take these private and group sessions seriously and that they will work hard to do their best under the instruction of Mr. Arnold. In doing so they are guaranteed success in performing on their chosen instrument.

“It is my philosophy that learning music should be fun while learning to play your instrument.”
If you have any questions, feel free to contact me by phone or email as listed above.

Jr. High and High School students will be required to participate in their school’s TMEA (Texas Music Educators Association) District & Region Band tryouts and UIL Solo & Ensemble Contest.

Percussion students will be taught on various instruments including marimba, xylophone, timpani, bells, and auxiliaries. Additional lessons may be scheduled for those students wishing to play a full drum set.

Monthly payment is due at the first lesson of each month. Make up lessons will be scheduled only if cancellation is communicated by phone or email at least 2 days in advance. All make-up lessons are based upon availability of student and Mr. Arnold. There are no refunds for missed lessons.