Powell River Academy of Music

Private Lessons

The core of a student’s musical training is the study of their principal instrument - be it piano, voice, violin, guitar or any orchestral instrument. Here on a one to one basis students master the intricacies of their chosen instrument. Students at the Academy may study classical, jazz or pop idioms or a combination of all three.

Students are encouraged but not required to take the Royal Conservatory Exams. Students who complete grade 8 level Royal Conservatory may receive high school credit toward graduation. Students wanting to enter music studies at the post secondary level, college or university should complete the grade 6 Royal Conservatory Exams. Students who complete the Associate of the Royal Conservatory of Toronto (ARCT) are qualified to teach music privately or at a Conservatory, Community Music School, College or University.

The faculty at the Academy are dedicated to assisting students achieve their potential and gain a life-long love of music.

Private tuition is available in:

· Voice
· Piano - classical, jazz, popular, group
· Organ
· Accordion
· Harpsichord
· Strings - violin, viola, cello, bass
· Suzuki Violin
· Woodwinds - flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, saxophone
· Brass - trumpet, trombone, tuba
· Acoustic Guitar - classical, jazz, popular
· Electric Guitar - jazz, popular
· Percussion
· Didgeridoo

For further information, please contact the Academy
Tel.: +1 604 485 9633; e-mail: info@powellriveracademy.org