Are we the right music school for you?
Since 1994 the Academy of Music has taught over 5000 students ranging in age from 3 to adults in Oakville Ontario. We offer private music lessons on piano, guitar, voice, violin, viola, fiddle, mandolin, ukulele, drums, saxophone, clarinet, and flute, as well as group preschool piano classes, pop choirs, and rock bands. We are also the proud home of the Oakville Celtic Fiddle Orchestra.
While you are here researching the best school for you, please consider the benefits of becoming an Academy of Music student and find out why we have been the #1 choice of over 5000 students in Oakville since 1994.
12 benefits of becoming an Academy student – Our full time mission is teaching music lessons!
- Piano, Guitar, Voice, Violin, Viola, Fiddle, Ukulele, Mandolin, Drums, Bass, Preschool Piano (age 3 -4), Flute, Saxophone, Clarinet, Fiddle Orchestra, and Rock/Pop Band Classes in ONE location!
We are the only school in Oakville Ontario that offers all of these popular instruments:
Private Piano, Preschool Piano, Electric and Acoustic Guitar, Voice, Singing, Bass, Drum Set, Mandolin, Ukulele, Celtic Fiddle, Classical Violin, Viola, Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, and year round rock/pop band classes.
- Our large and highly qualified teaching staff
We have over 20 music teachers, all with either University training or professional performance experience. Our music teachers are dedicated to learning about your personal musical goals and helping you to achieve them. With at least three music teachers for most instruments, we are confident that we have the right teacher to meet your music lesson needs. In addition to their teaching credentials, our teachers have warm personalities, are extremely friendly and dedicated to sharing their love of music with their students.
- Music lessons for all ages
Take a walk through our school and you’ll see children & adults of all ages experiencing the joy of music. In fact, we have many students as young as 3 and students in their 70’s learning music for the first time.
Adults: It’s never too late to learn how to play an instrument. We welcome beginners and all levels, no matter what your age!
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- We have a proven track record of excellence
Visit our testimonial page to see what our students are saying. The Academy of Music has a proven track record, offering quality music lessons in since 1994.
- Regular performance opportunities
We have a minimum of 2 optional, low pressure concerts every year designed to give students a comfortable outlet to showcase their talents. They will feel great about themselves when the audience cheers in appreciation for the hard work they put into preparing for the performance. Note: Music exams and recitals are optional.
- Optional Music Examinations
The Academy of Music offers optional music examinations two times per year. These examinations ensure that our students are fully prepared to go to the next level and contribute to the long term success of the music student. Note: Music exams and recitals are optional.
- Ontario Music Teachers Guild Membership
The Academy is a member of the Ontario Music Teacher’s Guild, a non-profit organization dedicated to continually improving and enhancing the experience of learning music. Membership in the guild allows the school to participate in 2 annual music festivals per year designed to celebrate the art of music performance and allows students to gain performance experience and showcase their talents . We are the only school in Oakville with the OMTG membership.
- Carefully structured music lessons
Our students move through carefully structured lessons to make sure they reach their full potential in music. This consistency in their lessons ensures that they learn all the important aspects of music in a logical order.
- Open door policy
You are welcome to sit in and observe your child’s lessons at any time. Or if you prefer, you can wait in our comfortable lobby and enjoy a half an hour or an hour personal time.
- Fully stocked lesson studios
Our rooms are stocked with everything you need for lessons, including guitar amps, drum sets, keyboards, pianos and more. All you need to bring is your instrument. We have invested thousands of dollars on our studio to be sure we have everything you need to learn music effectively.
- Convenient locations
The Academy of Music in Oakville is conveniently located on Speers Road at Fourth Line. Due to our central location our school is convenient for residents of Oakville as well as East Burlington.
Our Georgetown School is on Guelph Street just East of Tim Horton`s (across from Canadian Tire). Perfect for North and South Georgetown as well as Acton. Norval, and the rest of Halton Hills.
- Month to Month lessons
The Academy does not require full semester registration for lessons. Every student here is on a month-to-month basis.
If you are ready to start, you have nothing to lose as we only want students who truly want to be here and we will not commit you to a long term contract.