Welcome to the Vancouver Academy of Music

For over forty years, VAM has set the highest standard for music education while providing for Vancouver a facility that serves as a central hub of musical activity. Discover our personalized approach to music instruction and learn how we can facilitate your pursuit of creative excellence.

A Legacy of Excellence

VAM’s fundamental purpose is to explore the transformative power of music through fostering an inclusive learning environment led by a team of devoted faculty with strong professional backgrounds. From Early Childhood to Adult Learning, VAM has delivered world-class music education to students of all ages and abilities for nearly 50 years.

Where Music Begins

Minutes away from downtown in a traffic-calmed location, VAM is housed in a spacious facility with teaching studios, large classrooms, a library, two performance halls, and the inspiring scenic backdrop of Vanier Park.