Private music lessons are available during the day, after school, in the evening and on weekends. Generally, lessons run from September to June; however, many of our teachers offer private lessons throughout the summer months as well.
Interested in taking private music lessons at Place des Arts?
Call us at 604.664.1636 to book a trial lesson or to get more information about teacher availability and rates.
Registration for private music lessons must be done in person at Place des Arts.
New students may register beginning Jun. 16, 2013 for Sept. 2013 - Jun. 2014 lessons.
Private Music Teachers
Why Choose Place des Arts for Music Study?
Place des Arts offers a warm, friendly learning environment where experienced, caring music instructors teach a variety of instruments from piano and guitar to winds, strings, percussion and brass. We make music accessible to everyone, from young children to senior citizens, and from recreational players to serious students.
addition to regular private music instruction, we offer many
complementary opportunities for students to hone their technical and
Every spring we host
master classes with guest teachers for our students. These group classes
allow our students to receive feedback from specialists and learn from
watching the master presenter give feedback to fellow students.
des Arts' music teachers perform in faculty concerts throughout the
year. These concerts are wonderful opportunities for students to learn
from watching and listening to their teachers play.
des Arts' students have many opportunities to perform themselves.
Monthly student concerts, art openings and other special events are just
some of the performance opportunities we provide. Many of our teachers
also hold studio recitals in which their students are invited to
Not sure which instrument you'd like to play?
teachers offer a range of different teaching styles as well as
instruments to study. Many of our teachers offer trial lessons and/or
would be happy to speak with you in advance of your first lesson to help
you decide which instrument is right for you. Or you can always drop by
our annual open house in September to view our facilities and find out
more about Place des Arts' music program.
Private Music Lesson Fees
Fee levels vary by instructor and begin at $24 per 30-minute lesson.