Online Learning

Welcome to VAM’s Online Learning page. You will find a myriad of classes suitable for early years all the way to adulthood.

In this unprecedented time of physical distancing, music is a gift that can uplift and rejuvenate our spirits, and offers that opportunity to engage and learn. VAM’s online learning is designed to open new channels of innovation and enrichment, fostering a love of music that knows no bounds.

Online Learning

RCM Theory 6 (online)

Class Time: Mondays, 7:30-8:30pm
Semester Fee:
  • $650
Class Description: New classes starting in June”.

RCM History 10 (online)

Instructor: Tiffany Lee
Class Time: Fridays, 4:00-5:30pm
Semester Fee:
  • $995
Class Description: All of the material for RCM History 10 will be covered in this course. Textbooks are optional but not required as all the students will receive simplified notes, and will be ready to write the RCM online History exam after the course has concluded. There will be 2 supervised online exams on a non-class day. “New classes starting in June”.

RCM Harmony 9 (online)

Instructor: Tiffany Lee
Class Time: Fridays, 6:00-7:00pm
Semester Fee:
  • $1195
Class Description: Students will received simplified notes for this course; textbooks are optional but a good resource.There will be at least 3 supervised online exams on a non-class day.  The August 10, 2024 RCM in-person exam is mandatory. “New classes starting in June”.

RCM Theory 8 (online)

Instructor: Tiffany Lee
Class Time: Thursdays, 5:30-6:30pm
Semester Fee:
  • $650
Class Description: The May 2024 in-person exam is recommended, the online exam is optional. “New classes starting in June”.

RCM Theory 7 (online)

Instructor: Tiffany Lee
Class Time: Thursdays, 4:00-5:00pm
Semester Fee:
  • $650
Class Description: The May 2024 online exam is recommended. “New classes starting in June”.

RCM Theory 5 (online)

Instructor: Tiffany Lee
Class Time: Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30pm
Semester Fee:
  • $595
Class Description: The May 2024 online exam is optional.

RCM Music Theory (Online)

Class Description: VAM's private, semi-private, and small group classes in RCM Theory provide an excellent means of enhancing essential musicianship skills that greatly spur progress for instrumental training. VAM shares a close institutional relationship with the Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM) that includes our official designation as Vancouver West exam centre. This is an online subject, offered through live videoconferencing. Private, semi-private, and small group options available; click  below to begin the registration process.

RCM Music History (Online)

Class Description: VAM's private, semi-private, and small group classes in RCM History provide an excellent means of enhancing essential musicianship skills that greatly spur progress for instrumental training. VAM shares a close institutional relationship with the Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM) that includes our official designation as Vancouver West exam centre. This is an online subject, offered through live videoconferencing. Private, semi-private, and small group options available; click  below to begin the registration process.

Brain Boosters: Math Wizards (Online)

Instructor: Lisa Amini
Recommended for: Ages 8-13
Class Description: Math Wizards utilizes self-motivational tools and materials that will strengthen comprehension of math and logic. Weekly assigned work and follow-up corrections ensure a strong foundation for future learning progress. Math Wizards instills an enjoyment of learning math based on a personalized system of learning that motivates children to independently develop analytical skills. This is an online subject, offered through live videoconferencing. Private, semi-private, and small group options available; click below to begin the registration process.

Young Reading & Writing Circle (Online)

Instructor: Lisa Amini
Recommended for: Kindergarten - Grade 2
Class Description: The world of literature is waiting to be discovered by your child in this program that will introduce grammar, reading comprehension and writing.  In addition to fiction reading and writing, students will explore the biographies of different composers and music history to aid in the preparation of RCM music theory and history examinations. This is an online subject, offered through live videoconferencing. Private, semi-private, and small group options available; click below to begin the registration process.