Story of Be Natural Music,
Santa Cruz, CA
Be Natural Music was founded by Matthew Pinck AKA "yoga Matt" in the Fall of 1998. Matt drove all over the Santa Cruz county teaching piano, guitar, bass and more, before opening the BNM studio on Water St in 2016.
Since then, BNM has expanded into four lesson rooms, with over 12 bands and over 160 weekly students!
|Weekly 30 Rocker (Flat-rate)||4||30 min||Once per week||($63.75)||$255/mo|
|Weekly 45 Rocker (Flat-rate)||4||45 min||Once per week||($77.50)||$310/mo|
|Weekly 60 Rocker (Flat-rate)||4||60 min||Once per week||($90.00)||$360/mo|
|Weekly 90 Rocker (Flat-rate)||4||90 min||Once per week||($131.25)||$525/mo|
|Biweekly 30 Jammer||2||30 min||Twice per month||($36.25)||$145/mo|
|Biweekly 45 Jammer||2||45 min||Twice per month||($85.00)||$170/mo|
|Biweekly 60 Jammer||2||60 min||Twice per month||($100.00)||$200/mo|
|Spot 30||1||30 min||One-time spot lesson||($75.00)||$75.00|
|Spot 45||1||45 min||One-time spot lesson||($90.00)||$90.00|
|Spot 60||1||60 min||One-time spot lesson||($110.00)||$110.00|
Flat rate - Add a family member program
$100 per month for a 60-minute lesson
$150 per month for a 90-minute lesson
Any missed lessons require 24-hour notice. Makeup lessons are available under certain circumstances
Half Month Tuition: 2 Lessons per Month
Both lessons must be scheduled within the month you are paying for. Contact the Office Manager for scheduling.
$60 per additional member for a 60-minute lesson
One-Time “SPOT” Lesson = 1 lesson
$35 per additional member for a 60-minute lesson
Monthly Prices for All Band Classes:
Real Rock Band & Jazz Band (RRB) - $135
Registration Fee for All Classes:
One-time payment of $25.00 per student
Frequently Asked Questions
For Private Lessons, an audition is not necessary. For our Real Rock Band program, though, an audition is an absolute.
If you have a poster to share with us we will sometimes put them up on our windows!
It is strongly recommended for any instrument you wish to take lessons in to have that same instrument available to you at home to practice! That being said, we house drumsets & keyboards here at our school for students taking lessons on those instruments; on all other instruments students are required to bring their own.
Yes! We offer Private Lessons in Bass, Guitar, Vocals, Ukulele, Piano, Percussion, & Saxophone.
It is strongly recommended for any instrument that you are taking lessons on to have that same instrument available to you at home to practice!