Strings at Lawson Academy

Strings at Lawson Academy

Strings Guitar lessons


Private Lessons

  • Classical and acoustic guitar for teens and adults
  • $30 per half-hour lesson; longer lessons also available

Instructor: Michael Miller

Childbloom® Guitar Program

  • Ages 5-12
  • $375 for 16 half-hour classes
  • Group instruction builds solo and ensemble skills
  • Parent involvement encouraged

Contact Childbloom® instructor Michael Miller at 864.921.7815 or

Childbloom Guitar Program

Spartanburg Bella Corda

  • Guitar ensemble instruction (with instructor approval)
  • $200 for 8 one-hour sessions

Orchestral Strings

Private Lessons

  • Ages 4 and up, adults welcome
  • Costs range from $27 to $30 per half-hour lesson; longer lessons also available
  • Register by 16-week semester (some offerings vary or offer flexible semesters and prorating)
  • Lesson days and times vary by instructor
  • Suzuki Violin available for preschool students (focusing on listening skills and playing by ear)
  • Special instruction available in jazz and fiddle
  • Some teachers participate in ASTA, STAR Celebration, and other competitions and activities
  • Satellite instruction available in Districts 6 and 7! Contact coordinator Mindy Burgin at mindy. for more information.


Lawson Strings Ensembles

Lawson Strings rehearsals are currently postponed due to COVID concerns.

Lawson strings
  • Ages 3rd grade and up
  • Leveled ensemble instruction for strings students
  • Provides ensemble experience to homeschool, public, and private school students
  • Twelve rehearsals and one concert per semester
  • Placement evaluation required for students new to the program (intermediate and advanced levels)

Beginning Strings:
No experience required, 3rd grade and up

Intermediate Strings:
One-year experience including note reading

Advanced Strings:
Contact the Lawson Academy office for level requirements

$125 per student per semester

Materials Fee:
$25 per family

Beginning Strings – Mondays 3:154:15 pm
Intermediate Strings – Mondays 4:155:15 pm
Advanced Chamber Ensemble – Mondays 5:156:15 pm

For further information, contact our office or register online.

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