Programs, Classes & Private Lessons

Summer Programs

Mount Royal Conservatory offers quality performing arts instruction year-round. Summer programs for children, teens and adults keep your passion for performance alive!

Sign up for summer! Registration opens April 1, 2015, and space is limited.

AgeProgramSkill Level2015 DatesDescription
5-9MusicMakers!BeginnersAug. 10-14A summer camp that gives your child an opportunity to explore all areas of the performing arts under the direction of stellar faculty.
7-18Calgary Piano InstituteJunior,
Intermediate,
Senior and
Advanced
Aug. 24-28An intensive one-week program with four levels tailored to Junior to Advanced piano students (RCM Grades 1-3, 4-6, 7-9 & 10+).
12-18Morningside Music BridgeAdvancedJuly 2-31Intensive, month-long round of private lessons, masterclasses and chamber music recitals on five instrument specialties: piano, violin, viola, cello and clarinet, with a selection of the world’s most respected performers and music educators.
13+Summer Jazz WorkshopIntermediateAug. 10-14Enhance understanding and appreciation of jazz styles, practices and history. Geared for students of piano, bass, guitar, drums, trombone, trumpet and saxophone.
13+Classical GuitarFest WestIntermediateAug. 10-14Focuses on developing solo performance skills through private lessons and daily open masterclasses with some of North America's finest classical guitar teachers and performers.
15+Drumset Educational Camp with Tyler HornbyIntermediateAug. 17-21Excellent instruction to high school, college and adult level students, aspiring to enhance their abilities on the drumset. An intensive yet fun atmosphere in a masterclass setting, allowing participants to go at their own pace.
16+Blues & Jazz Guitar Workshop with Ralf BuschmeyerIntermediateAug. 17-21Learn chord construction, rhythm styles, jazz-blues concepts and sound with one of the city's most prominent blues & jazz guitarists.
17-24Cowtown Opera Summer AcademyIntermediate,
Advanced;
Junior section
Aug. 14-22Intensive short-term studies for singing students who wish to learn more about opera, art song, stagecraft and vocal health. Junior section for young singers ages 14-16.
40+Sing! Adult Summer ClassBeginners Aug. 4-8Foster the joy of singing by developing basic musical skills (rhythm, melodic memory), basic vocal technique and choral skills (breathing, pitch matching, two- and three-part harmony), repertoire of songs, and learn the basics of reading music.
5-20Suzuki Summer InstitutePiano, Guitar and Teen programsnot offered in 2015Teachers, parents and children are immersed in an environment of listening, performing, observing and being challenged with new ideas, based on the Suzuki Method.
18+     Suzuki Teacher Training ProgramAdvancednot offered in 2015A Suzuki Association of the America's program, which features unit courses as part of the overall Teacher Training program.