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First Steps Group Piano

Learn with your child in a supportive group setting that enables parents to support their child’s learning at home while making music a shared family experience.

Leaps & Bounds Group Piano

Now that the basics of note reading and keyboard geography have been covered, it’s time to coordinate hands-together and playing/recognizing chords.

Kits Point Chorale

Kits Point Chorale performs repertoire spanning across all cultures and genres. Rehearsals introduce fundamental singing technique, ensemble musicianship, and draw from methods of Orff, Kodaly and RCM ear training.

Raincity Chorus

Think creatively and work collaboratively with an ensemble of experienced young musicians who wish to push the boundaries of choral performance and explore a vast array of repertoire from around the world and throughout history.

Vanier Park Voices

VAM’s adult choir is for those who wish to pursue their love of choral music with an open mind and a desire for challenge. The choir will perform diverse repertoire while developing vocal technique and musicianship in an encouraging and convivial setting. While some music experience is an asset, we welcome singers with varying degrees of… Read more »

VAM Schola Cantorum

This elite chamber ensemble performs challenging repertoire from the Renaissance and Baroque periods in addition to 20th- and 21st-century compositions. With fast-paced, challenging rehearsals, Schola Cantorum is perfect for the experienced chorister who seeks the highest standard of excellence. Free ear training sessions available Thursdays, 5:00-5:30pm.

Big Shiny Band

Big Shiny Band offers an introduction to woodwind, brass, and percussion instruments in a vibrant and exploratory environment. Students will learn the foundations of technique, tone, and collaborative performance while exploring a wide range of repertoire.

Vanier Park Horns

Strut your stuff in VAM’s adult jazz band playing classic charts by Count Basie and Duke Ellington while learning the foundations of improvisation, tonal blend, and sight reading.