1. Where are the koto and shamisen lessons?
Midtown Manhattan,West Side, a block from the 42nd Street A,C, E, subway station and a short distance from Times Square. Also offering NJ and Washington DC lessons on weekends. Please contact us for more information.
Skype Lesson is available.
2. How much for each lesson?
Private lessons only (no group lessons): 1 hour private lesson, $70 per lesson. 2 lessons per month minimum requirement, thus $140 per month. If you want to come more than twice per month that can be scheduled. If you are living outside of New York City (for example Boston, Philadelphia, etc.)
I offer these options:
One (1 hour) lesson per month at $90 per lesson.
Or, One (1 hour 30 min) lesson at $110 per lesson.
Single lesson (non-regular student): 1 hour at $100 per lesson.
3. Do I need to bring my instrument to the lesson?
No, you can use one of my kotos or shamisens.
4. When are lessons offered?
Usually Monday-Friday 10AM-8PM (last lesson starting time: 7PM)
5. What about weekend lessons?
If you are unable to come during the weekdays, for example because you live far away from New York City, it is possible.
6. How can I make an appointment for a lesson?
By e-mail or telephone.