Terms and Conditions


By registering for a class provided by Early Start Music, I agree with the following conditions;

Liability: I release, indemnify and agree to hold harmless Early Start Music,Vita Hsieh, Music Together® LLC, Music N Kids Inc. & Kids Go Mandarin, and their respective directors, officers, employees, sponsors, teachers, and staff from any claim, suit, demand, or action arising in connection with mine or my child’s participation in programs operated at Early Start Music and Kids Go Mandarin.

Photo/Video Release: By signing up for a class at Early Start Music & Kids Go Mandarin, I understand and accept that on occaision a photo or a video may be taken of myself or my family to be used by Early Start Music & Kids Go Mandarin for the purpose of marketing the program. If this is not acceptable for your family please contact director Vita Hsieh via email at info@earlystartmusic.com.

Class Availability: All classes are subject to minimum and maximum enrollment requirements. Classes may be combined or split into two and class times may be altered to suit enrollment.  

Weather/Class Cancellation: In the event of winter weather or teacher absence you will be emailed or texted the morning of class at the latest. Please respond to the email or text to let us know you are aware of the cancellation.

Cancellation/Refunds: If you cancel your registration prior to the first day of class, you will be issued a full refund minus a 4% tuition. There are absolutely NO refunds after the first day of class. If ESM/MT/KGM must cancel the class due to low enrollment you will receive a full refund.

No credits given for classes cancelled due to natural disasters such as fires, earthquakes, storms or community crisis...etc.  Also no credits given for classes not attended by the enrollee or cancelled by Early Start Music due to concern of virus contamination or other health related issue. We will make every attempt to offer make up classes within the current semester, but will not refund classes that are canceled for reasons beyond our control.

Illness: Please DO NOT bring children to the class who may have a contagious illness, runny nose, cough, sneezing, etc. We offer unlimited makeups for Music Together classes in order to provide as much flexibility for your family as possible.

Make Ups/Absences: 

  • For on-site class: Makeup opportunities are based on availability. You MUST schedule in advance using the Makeup Scheduler and we ask you to mark any absences planned or unplanned in the portal to open your spot to other families. Class credits are nontransferable. 
  • For online class: If you missed your class, no worry, we recorded all zoom classes. You can watch video on demand anytime within the current semester. We DO NOT provide other zoom class as your makeup. 

Teachers: Teacher assignments are subject to change and do not warrant a class change or cancellation. 

Food/Drink: Food and drink are not allowed in the classroom. Please be sure to clean up after your child.  

Registration fee:

  • 3 weeks Holiday session: Tuition is non-refundable (Music Together and Kids Go Mandarin).
  • Fall/Winter/Spring semester: 
    • (COVID period) Music Together- Tuition + $50 registration fee (Book/CD/Shipping. non-refundable​). 
    • (COVID period) Kids Go Mandarin- Tuition only. No registration fee. 
    • (Currently not available- Regular) Music Together- Tuition included a $75 registration fee per semester (non-refundable​). 10 weeks. 
    • (Currently not available- Regular ) Kids Go Mandarin- Tuition included a $59 registration fee per semester(non-refundable​)​​​​​​. 10 weeks.
  • (Currently not available- Regular ) Summer semester: Music Together tuition included a $40 registration fee (non-refundable​). 4-6 weeks.