The VCM Advantage

Of course we provide lessons and group classes with top notch instructors – that’s our specialty! It’s our many other unique advantages that set us apart.

Here are some key VCM Advantages:

•    Unique performance venues
: Our beautiful heritage building is one our most valuable resources. The VCM is home to Wood Hall and Alix Goolden Hall, which features a heritage 1910 Casavant organ.

•    Extensive music library: 
With over 70,000 musical scores, books and recordings, our music library is one of the largest in the region and is available to students to support and enhance their musical education.

•    Financial assistance
: VCM is proud to provide scholarships and bursuries, with over $85,000 awarded to deserving students every year.

•    Children’s music programs: 

Our music programs for young children are the most comprehensive in Victoria, with fun, creative musical activities and instruction that builds important cognitive and social skills crucial to a child’s development.

•    Special music programs

: For gifted and advanced students, VCM offers more intensive learning experiences including the Collegium Program for Young Musicians, the Advanced Voice Workshop, and Opera Studio.

•    VCM Presents Conservatory Concert Series
: Enjoy the opportunity to hear local musicians and international guest artists in our own Conservatory Concert Series. Free admission for VCM students!

•    Special Discounts
: VCM students receive 10% off books, gift items, music accessories and a select percentage off of other items at Tom Lee Music, 10% off printed materials, music and accessories at Tapestry Music Ltd. and 10% off printed materials at Long & McQuade

Join us at the VCM and discover the power of music!