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 in May and space is limited.

Age Program Skill Level Dates    
7-18 Calgary Piano Institute Junior,
Senior and
Aug. 19 - 30 An intensive one-week program with four levels tailored to Junior to Advanced piano students (RCM Grades 1-3, 4-6, 7-9 & 10+).
13+ Summer Jazz Workshop Intermediate Jul. 1 - 5 Enhance understanding and appreciation of jazz styles, practices and history. Geared for students of piano, bass, guitar, drums, trombone, trumpet and saxophone.
13-18 Dedicated to You: Vocal Jazz Workshop Teen Edition Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced Summer 2020  Learn how to bring your best self to the stage vocally and performance wise while exploring different contrasting jazz styles.  Lead your band like a boss, take yourself to the next level, increase your self-esteem and find your fame! 
13+ Classical GuitarFest West Intermediate Aug. 5 - 9 Focuses on developing solo performance skills through private lessons and daily open masterclasses with some of North America's finest classical guitar teachers and performers.
18+ Orff Level 1 Teacher Training  Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Summer 2020 This course provides music teachers with the skills necessary to deliver a child-centred music program that combines the elements of speech, rhythm, movement, dance and song in an active and creative environment.
17-24 Cowtown Opera Summer Academy Junior,
Advanced sections
Jul. 18 - 29 Intensive short-term studies for singing students 18+ who wish to learn more about opera, art song, stagecraft and vocal health. Junior program for ages 12-18 for talented young singers interested in musical theatre and light opera
12-18 Viola Symposium Advanced Summer 2020 This five-day symposium is dedicated to exploring viola technique, performance practices, chamber music, solo repertoire and artistry.
5-20 Suzuki Summer Institute Piano, Guitar, Trumpet and Teen programs Summer  2020
Teachers, 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 Summer Institute - Teacher Development Advanced Summer 2020
A Suzuki Association of the America's program, which features unit courses as part of the overall Teacher Training program.