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Top Music Programs for Kids in Calgary

Published Oct 24, 2019 | Updated Feb 19, 2020

All kids enjoy music in some capacity, whether it's a mom & tot sing-along, private piano lessons at the conservatory, or anywhere in between. Here are some of our favourite music lesson providers in Calgary:

Top Music Programs for Kids in Calgary

Chinook School of Music

Students of all ages enjoy lessons in piano, guitar, voice, violin, cello, flute, drums, composition, and theory in both studio and in home settings. Instructors are dedicated to cultivating a lifelong love of music through the development of each student’s natural abilities. They teach all genres of music including classical, rock, pop, and jazz. Their exclusive preschool program, Music Kids, caters to children ages 6 months to 5 years.

Cantaré Children's Choir

Admission into Cantaré Children's Choir is based on interest, enthusiasm and commitment rather than exceptional musical ability. Children who love to sing and wish to gain more experience and knowledge are encouraged to book an interview to determine placement. Their program of weekly rehearsals is enhanced by regular individual vocal coaching, workshops, autumn and winter retreats, performances, and touring.

Morin Music Studio

Morin Music Studio is a home-based studio with a network of registered, highly qualified music instructors. Programs include private lessons in Piano, Suzuki Piano, Flute, Guitar, Cello and Voice as well as semi-private and private lessons in Vocal Ensemble, Theory and Music History. Whether pursuing Conservatory Examinations or learning just-for-fun, students will receive the instruction they need in order to reach their goals.

Youth Singers of Calgary

Youth Singers delivers a leading-edge professional curriculum encompassing choral (from classical to contemporary pop), musical theatre and a wide variety of dance styles. The artistic team includes over 50 outstanding educators, directors, arrangers, composers, choreographers and dramatists. Youth Singers of Calgary is a Performing Arts Company with divisions covering all ages from three to 93.

Mount Royal Conservatory

The Mount Royal Conservatory provides music, speech arts and drama programs for children of all ages and levels of development. Whether your child is interested in learning an instrument, participating in a choir, or is a serious musician wishing to participate in an orchestra program, or looking to excel in the Academy for Gifted Youth, there is something there for everyone.

Harmony Music School

HMS offers lessons in piano, violin, viola, cello, double-bass, guitar, voice, flute, clarinet and theory (Composition & RCM Exam Prep). The school is also known for superior Early Childhood Education programs specially designed for baby, toddler and preschool children. Music lessons can be enjoyed for simple enjoyment in all genres (classical, jazz, Broadway, pop) or as an academic study.

Gymboree Play & Music

Enhance your child's development and love of music through song, dance, movement games and instruments. With an array of styles, Gymboree music classes help children, from 6 months to 5 years of age, explore the power of rhythm, melody, tonality and beat while nurturing key physical, social and intellectual skills.

Orff Music for Children

The goal of the Orff Music for Children program is to develop each child's musical literacy, understanding and creative potential. Rhythm, melody, dynamics, phrasing and form are experienced by each child through activities involving singing, movement, speech, listening and instrument playing. Lessons are offered for kids aged 2-12, in age-appropriate classes.

Flo's Vocal Arts Studio

Flo offers multiple services for people of all ages including: Contemporary Singing Lessons, Comprehensive Vocal Performance Coaching, Exceptional Individual Mentorship, and Artist Development Resources.

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Comments (3)

August 26, 2015, 8:13 a.m. Flag

You've missed the best youth vocal coach in Calgary.
Flo's Vocal Arts Studio.


November 25, 2015, 9:56 p.m. Flag

These are really great program enjoying kids. My baby really enjoy the music lesson at Lydian Music Studio.



June 9, 2016, 4:03 a.m. Flag

I was there with my toddler last month and i was there watching other kids enjoying learning music lessons from you. I would love to visit your music classes again. http://www.calgarypianoexpressions.ca


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