VAM Summer Class Structure: RCM Music Theory & History

VAM Summer Class Structure: RCM Music Theory & History

Grade 9 Music History (online)

Instructor: Shirley Lum
Class Time: July 6th-August 12th: Wednesdays and Fridays, 7:00-8:30pm
Semester Fee:
  • $450
Class Description:
Gr 9 Music History is offered Wednesdays and Fridays from 7:00 to 8:30 pm
Online classes will start on July 6th and end on August 12th.*
Tuition is $450 for the course and $50 for materials.
Material fees will be collected by the instructor.
* make up classes will be available the week of August 15th to 19th for students who miss classes (max of 60 minutes per student)

Grade 10 Music History (online)

Instructor: Shirley Lum
Class Time: July 5th-August 11th: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 8:30 pm
Semester Fee:
  • $450
Class Description:
Gr 10 Music History is offered Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 8:30 pm
Online classes will start on July 5th and end on August 11th.*
Tuition is $450 for the course and $50 for materials.
Material fees will be collected by the instructor.
* make up classes will be available the week of August 15th to 19th for students who miss classes (max of 60 minutes per student)

Accelerated Theory and History: Grades 9-ARCT (Online)

Instructor: Shirley Lum
Recommended for: Students wishing to complete RCM examinations
Class Time: Twelve 30-minute private lessons arranged at the mutual convenience of teacher and student Twelve 60-minute private lessons arranged at the mutual convenience of teacher and student
Semester Fee:
  • $450
  • $900
Class Description: VAM's Online Accelerated RCM Theory and History courses offer the fast track to success in RCM examinations. Students will develop knowledge of music theory and history in an intensive accelerated environment. The courses consist of twelve 30-minute or twelve 60-minute private lessons arranged at the mutual convenience of the teacher and student. Fee: $450/$900. RCM must be registered separately. Entrance Test Required for HARMONY Courses.

Accelerated RCM Theory 8 (Online)

Instructor: Daniel Marshall
Recommended for: Ages 11+ who complete the pre-requisite self-paced course by July 22.
Class Time: Ages 11-13: 10:00-10:45am Ages 11-13: 2:00-2:45pm Ages 14+: 11:00-11:45am Ages 14+: 3:00-3:45pm
Semester Fee:
  • $450
Class Description: Taken in conjunction with RCM’s Level 8 Online Exam, this fully online course uses video lectures, online classes, digital assignments, and practice quizzes that will lead to certification in RCM Grade 8 Theory. A self-paced, online preparatory course will provide students with the fundamental skills required; no previous theory experience needed. Complete course information available here. Full details on pre-requisite self-paced course provided upon registration 2022 Schedule: August 2-5, 8-11, 15-18 and 22-25 (16 classes); 45 minutes per day Ages 11-13: 10:00 -10:45am or 2:00-2:45pm Ages 14+: 11:00-11:45am or 3:00-3:45pm