Our String Studio


Join our music community and register now to secure your spot.

All new and returning students must complete an application at the beginning of each trimester. This includes a new scholarship application if the student is currently enrolled in our scholarship program.”


New Student Application

Scholarship Application

Returning Student Application

About Our Studio

Key to Change serves racially and economically diverse students in South King County through music education and mentorship. Enrollment in Key to Change provides access to a range of programs, including group and private lessons, performance opportunities and scholarships. At Key to Change, we hold ourselves to the following values in order to deliver and drive our mission: Artistry, Excellence, Equity, Diversity, Foundation, Inclusion and Opportunity.

Key to Change Students Will



  • 60-minute lesson = $1200 per trimester (approx. $48 per lesson)


60-Minute Private Lessons


  • 30-minute lesson = $400 per trimester (approx. $12.50 per lesson)
  • 60-minute lesson = $800 per trimester (approx. $25 per lesson)

30-Minute Group Lessons

60-Minute Group Lessons

Tuition for the entire session is due by the date of the first lesson. Payments received after the first lesson will be considered late and are subject to a $35.00 late fee to be added to the current invoice. Failure to pay by the third lesson will result in termination of lessons.

To pay by card please use the buttons above. Checks should be made payable to
The Key to Change and can be mailed to PO Box 16787, Seattle WA 98116.

Students may register for private lessons or group classes. Private lessons are one-on-one lessons with the instructor, while group classes may have between four to six students working with the instructor at the same time. All violin and viola lessons at Key to Change are being conducted remotely via Zoom until further notice.

Important Dates for the Spring/Summer Trimester

Teachers key to change studio solo string festival

Key to Change instructors Dr. Quinton Morris and Geoffrey Lui.

Studio Class

All students, whether taking private or group lessons, must attend the following mandatory studio classes.

Studio classes are held on Wednesdays at 6pm PST. Some of these classes feature guest artists as a part of our
Masterclass series.

Studio Class Dates

For more information about our studio policies, expectations of students and parents, cancelled or missed lessons and our scholarship policy please click the buttons below.

Studio Policy