FAQ

Try a lesson, worry-free.

If you're not completely satisfied with your experience, we will find you a new teacher and pay for your first lesson. Just email hello@virtu.academy. 


What do I need to begin lessons?

After choosing a teacher and purchasing a lesson, all you need is a computer with a built in microphone and webcam. After booking you will be sent a link that connects you with your teacher at the scheduled time with two clicks. No downloads or accounts are necessary. 


How expensive are lessons?

Lessons are $19/half hour or $39/hour. Your first lesson will be free with a new subscription.


Are online lessons as good as in person lessons?

Although there are some differences, multiple studies on distance learning, including this study from UNC, have shown that students are 36% more focused and perform 22% better when compared to in-person lesson.


How do you choose your teachers?

All our teachers are from top music conservatories, such as Juilliard or Oberlin. They also must have extensive teaching experience and be recommended by conservatory professors.