Terms & Conditions

Updated 02.06.2019

  • Private lessons are on a 1:1 basis, they are 30 minutes long. All private classes are held in dedicated lesson rooms. 

  • Group lessons are 45-minute lessons, there is a maximum of 6 studentsper group and no less than 4. A group of less than four will be given a 30-minute lesson, times are subject to change throughout the term. Drum lessons with less than 3 students will be 30-minutes. Group classes are only available to students up to 18 years of age.

  •  Groups are made up based on the student’s aptitude but we try to place students of like ages and ability into the same classes. Some changes may be made at the teacher’s request.

  • Lessons missed due to teacher illness or teacher absence will be rescheduled to the closest convenient date. Lessons missed by student’s absence, whether notified or not cannot be made up or refunded.

  • Blanch Music terms length vary from term to term. 

  • Blanch Music does not open on Bank Holidays, any lessons that are due on a Bank Holiday will not be charged for at the start of the term.

Payment Details:

  • A booking deposit of €50 is required to secure a place for lessons, this deposit will be refunded if you cannot be offered any class. An administration charge of €20 will be deducted.  

  • Blanch Music accepts cheques (made payable to Blanchardstown School of Music), Cash, Pay Pal or Credit Card.

  • Booking deposits for lessons must be prompt and paid in before the start of the term. Balances must be paid with 3 weeks from the start of term, failure to complete payment will result in classes being suspended. Applicable discounts are only applied once payment is within the terms above. 

General Terms & Conditions:

  • Students deemed to be disruptive to other students, teachers or members of staff will be asked to leave or their guardian will be asked to collect them. Our aim is to have a fun and professional atmosphere in the school.

  • Students who are not returning to the school for the following term must notify the school as soon as possible. 

  • Blanch Music cannot be held responsible for any damage, theft or loss of any instruments, equipment or other items. 

  • Blanch Music value any input or suggestions, which may help to improve the quality of our service. Please do not hesitate to contact a member of staff or the manager.

  • Blanch Music will not be able to loan students instruments from the shop, please ensure students bring all materials / instruments needed for lessons.

  •  GDRP Compliance: Please note information provided is used only within the school. Emails and Contact number are only used for School purposes. Students using our Online Portal; Your details will be held for 90 days after your last class. After this time your Logins will be deactivated.

  • Stoping Classes: Please notify the office if you are not continuing Lesson with Blanch Music. This will allow us to deactivate online profiles and delete them in a accordance with our GDPR Policy.