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ThriveCity is BACK!

They’re back! The guys from the Infinitus String Trio are back to present their annual ThriveCity Spring Booster camp. Deepen your musical learning through the study of different musical styles, such as Latin, Hip-Hop and Jazz. Students will have workshops and activities focused around improvisation, ear training, technique, applied theory and more! This camp takes… Read more »

VAM Hours Aug. 28 – Sept. 10, 2017

Aug. 28 – Sept 1 Building Open: 9am-10pm Office Open: 9am-5pm September 2-4 Building & Office Closed Sept. 5-8 Building Open: 9am-10pm Office Open: 9am-6pm Sept. 9 Building Open: 8am-10pm Office Open: 9am-2pm Sept. 10 Building Open: 9am-5pm Office Closed September 11: Fall term begins and regular hours apply

VAMSO’s Nattie Chan featured in Richmond Review

VAMSO oboist Nattie Chan was recently interview by the Richmond Review, talking about her love for the oboe, her proudest musical moment, and her impressions of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony.     Read the full article here.  

Phyllis E. Salter Competition Winners 2014

Our annual Phyllis E. Salter Piano Competition, in honour of the memory of Ms. Salter, was this past weekend. Here are the winners, below! Clare Hii ($1,500) Sharon Xiao Han Yang ($1,200) Aydan Con ($700) Zabrina Ng ($500) Kristina Yau ($500) Congratulations to everyone who performed, and to our adjudicator, Gordon Gerrard! To view pictures… Read more »

VAM’s Response to COVID-19

March 23 Vancouver Academy of Music remains committed to keeping the community together in this time of difficulty experienced around the globe. ¬†Though our facilities are temporarily closed, we are currently working to ensure that we can continue spreading a love of music by continuing as many educational programs as possible through remote instruction. Our… Read more »