The Conservatory

Private Lessons

Private lessons

Private lessons are available in all areas of music and speech instruction for all ages and levels of development, either on-campus or in many Calgary communities by highly qualified professional teachers and performers with real-life musical experience.

On-Campus Private Lessons

Fee: $78 – $110/hour

Students register for an entire term. Average instruction per term is 16-18 hours.

To register for on-campus private lessons:

1.New students must submit an online lesson placement request form.
2.A coordinator will then contact you directly to assist with student placement.
3.Once the number, length, time and day for your lessons has been determined, register anytime by calling 403.440.6821 during regular office hours.

Private lessons available for:


Speech Arts & Drama

Theory, History & Composition
• Voice
• Woodwinds & Brass

Chinese Classical


Off-Campus Private Lessons...

To register for off-campus private lessons:
1. Download the  Off-Campus Registration Form.
2. Contact the instructor directly, Off-Campus Instructors list.

Students register for private lessons directly with their Off-Campus Instructor.

Hourly rates are set by the individual instructor, and lesson fees paid directly to them; however, a $15 fee per semester is payable to the Mount Royal Conservatory.

Off-Campus Student Financial assistance
Financial assistance is available for off-campus students showing merit and/or financial need. This program is supported by the Conservatory's Off-campus instructors and is open to all off-campus students studying with an instructor of the Conservatory's Off-campus program in the year which the student is applying. Applications must be submitted on-line through the Conservatory's Off-Campus Scholarship and Bursary Application Form.