PIANO LESSONS

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Progressive private piano lessons following the syllabus of the Royal Conservatory of Music.  This includes repertoire, studies, technical requirements, ear-training and sight-reading, in preparation for the examinations of the RCM Certificate Program.

  

30-minute lessons are intended for very young children;

 

45-minute lessons are ideal for most beginner students;

 

60-minute lessons are recommended for intermediate and advanced students.

Fees:

30 minutes:  $30.00

45 minutes:  $40.00

60 minutes:  $50.00

 

***5% discount for families with two or more children taking separate lessons***
 

 
 

MUSIC THEORY

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Progressive theory lessons following the syllabus of the Royal Conservatory of Music.  For more detailed course information please consult the online theory syllabus.

Starting at the Grade 5 level, students may register for the co-requisite theory examinations of the RCM Certificate Program

  

For Levels 8, 9, 10, and ARCT, piano students must take a separate class to cover the required theory co-requisites.

 

Private theory lesson fees:

60 minutes:  $50.00

Group theory* lesson fees (60 minutes):

2 participants: $35.00 pp

3 participants: $30.00 pp 

*Maximum of 3 students per class. Fees include correction of homework exercises.

Fees are paid at the beginning of each month by e-transfer according to the number of weeks of lessons in that month.

Theory

Preparatory - Level 4

Preparatory and Elementary theory instruction is offered as a component of the piano lessons.

Levels 5 - 7

Level 8

Intermediate theory instruction offered either as a component of the piano lesson or as a separate course.

Separate Advanced theory course.

Harmony and Counterpoint

Levels 9 - ARCT

Progressive study of the Harmony and Counterpoint co-requisites of the RCM Certificate Program.

Music History

Levels 9 - ARCT

Progressive study of Music History co-requisites of the RCM Certificate Program.

Analysis

ARCT

Advanced study of musical analysis at the ARCT level of the RCM Certificate Program.

Specialized Instruction

Various

Preparation for CEGEP music program theory entrance examinations and placement tests.  Ear-training courses.