1. Because of efficiency purposes necessary in planning and organisation
of lesson dates and times all payments are to be made prior to the commencement of the Group Singing
date. Failure to do so entails the immediate forfeiture of one’s class position.
2. After the completion of the first six Group Singing lessons
with or without the presence of the paid student there will be NO REFUNDS should the student decide
to discontinue their class attendance. Each student is thereafter required to attend the remainder
of lessons stipulated in the group lesson plan agreement. Failure to attend class signifies the loss
of lesson/s. A student is only REFUNDED their money (on request) if the cancellation of their course
study occurs prior to the established date of the first lesson commencement. It is every student’s
responsibility to ensure their presence at each exact given lesson date and time. Any lateness on
the part of the student will entail NO added extra time to the group lesson duration. Lateness on
the part of the Teacher/Organiser will not be examined or questioned. NOTE: The teacher will however complete the full hour singing lesson duration.
3. In the One-to-One Private Singing Tuition programme students
are required to pay for the services of tuition either at the commencement or completion of the lesson
unless a different payment system or payment settlement is agreed upon between teacher and student/student
representative parties before tuition services are commenced and exchanged. There will be a LATE CANCELLATION FEE of $60.00 owing to the AML Golden Voice Studio should a student not warn or notify the singing teacher at least the day before prior to the hour 5:30pm of a singing
lesson appointment. Refusal to pay on the part
of the student owing will warrant AML GOLDEN VOICE STUDIO the right and authority to cease tuition
services with the student individual.
4. There will be a fee of $80.00 owing to the AML Golden Voice Studio for FAILURE TO ATTEND a One-to-One SINGING LESSON APPOINTMENT without warning or notifying the teacher at least the day before prior to the hour 5:30pm. Refusal to pay on the part of the student
owing will warrant AML Golden Voice Studio the right and authority to cease tuition services with
the student individual.
5. AML Golden Voice Studio reserves the right and authority to
cancel and reschedule lesson appointments suited to the Studio Teacher/Organiser and student
6. The Studio Teacher/Organiser will not tolerate from any of
his students bad or foul language, violent physical or verbal behaviour, regular distractive behaviour
(towards Teacher/Organiser and other students), personal student criticisms and/or opinions subjected
towards the teacher or other students’ singing, violent threats (directed either at the Studio Teacher/Organiser
or at Studio fellow students, regular bad punctuality and offensive indescent physical gesture and/or
indescent physical contact with the Studio Teacher/Organiser or Studio fellow students. Any such
behaviour from any student/s will warrant AML Golden Voice Studio the immediate right and authority
to cancel services with the individual/s and deeming the Studio not obliged to refund the financial
sum of the remaining number of uncompleted lessons.
7. The Teacher/Organiser and AML Golden Voice Studio reserve the
right and authority to select whichever appropriate teaching method or technical teaching approach
and vocal aids materials they view necessary to achieve the technical vocal successes they consider
appropriate for the betterment and improvement of each student individual’s vocal study development.
The Studio and Teacher/Organiser assume no responsibility for the student’s inability to achieve
developmental vocal results when there is:
- Uncertainty on the Teacher’s part of the varying nature of each student individual’s daily life-style
(which if exaggeratedly imbalanced can often damage and negatively influence the positive vocal
work achieved in completed lessons by the Teacher)
- Bad personal social vocal behaviour (eg. violent shouting and screaming) and bad vocal practice behaviour
- Frequenting of uncompromising polluted environments
- Personal student health issues
- Personal emotional/psychological/mental conditions
- Bad dieting
- Bad sleeping habits (fatigue and low energy)
- and so forth …
8. AML Golden Voice Studio will also endeavour to find professional
work for its student should any opportunities arise. The Studio and Teacher/Organiser reserve all
rights in selecting the appropriate singer applicant for the proposed work vacancy and will not be
influenced by any external challenge or criticism in its final decision. The Studio will be financially
compensated after each job or repeated employment is completed with 15% of the total Gross or Net
amount forwarded to the performer by the employer.
9. If after the completion of the first lesson in the Group Lesson
categories a student for some particular reason finds him/herself in a very serious and medically
unfit state and is incapable of continuing the singing course (eg. Major car accident, Post-surgical
withdrawal symptoms, Hospital care conditions, and so forth) then on request if desired by the student
or student representative AML Golden Voice Studio will refund the remainder of uncompleted lessons.
However a normal cold, influenza virus or allergic condition etc. will not suffice to be eligible
for a refund for missed or incompleted lessons.
10. The AML Golden Voice Studio Director Mr. Antonio Maria Lancuba
reserves all rights and authority to make decisions concerning the AML Golden Voice Studio’s business
decisions, studio services + service fees and courses + course fees, concert & show programmes
+ door-fee entrances, concert formats, organisation and administration, and all other business & services
relations pertaining to AML Golden Voice Studio and related studio activities.
The studio director will not tolerate any intolerable verbal, physical, emotional or mental misbehaviour
from any teacher staff members, student members, or internal and external third party(ies).
Personal opinions and thoughts (eg. in relation
to studio concert programmes + organisation + audience fees and student fees, teaching services and methods, organisation
and tuition services, performing facilities and administration + business matters and aspects), etc. pertaining to AML
Golden Voice Studio, directed to the Studio Director from teacher staff members, student
members, or internal and external third party(ies) will not be tolerated at all in any given time unless full permission and consent to express one’s views is given by the Studio Director himself. Should the aforementioned occur the Studio Director Mr. Antonio Maria Lancuba reserves all
rights and authority to terminate business, tuition & services, financial and employment relations
with the offending party(ies).