Course Calendar 2020-21

Welcome to our Online Course Calendar!

Keep checking this page for more classes as they’re announced. Course Calendar classes are subject to change.

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Updated November 20, 2020

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VCM Academic Calendar_2020-21

 


Contemporary

Referral Form – Individual Lessons

Adult Rock Band | Spring Term: Feb 1 – Jun 14

Youth Rock Band | Spring Term: Feb 1 – Jun 14

BCFO – Fiddle | Full Year: Sept 10 – June 24

BCFO- Band | Full Year: Sept 10 – June 24

Contemporary Combo: Blues  |  Spring Term: Jan 12 – Apr 13

Contemporary Combo: Jazz  |  Spring Term: Jan 11 – Apr 12

Contemporary Combo: Rock |  Spring Term: Jan 11 – Apr 12

Folkestra | Jan 13 – Mar 10 | Mar 31 – May 26

Intro to Fiddle (8-12 years) | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Intro to BCFO –Fiddle | Full Year: Sept 10 – June 24

Intro to BCFO- Band | Full Year: Sept 10 – June 24

Joy of Life Choir IN-PERSON |  Jan 13 – Mar 10 | Mar 31 – May 26

Joy of Life Choir ONLINE | Jan 13 – Mar 10 | Mar 31 – May 26

Old- Time Dance Orchestra- Fiddle | Full Year: Sept 10- June 24

Old- Time Dance Orchestra- Band | Full Year: Sept 10 – June 24

Online Sing & Strum | Module 2: Jan 11 – Mar 29 | Module 3: Apr 12 – May 31

Vocal Jazz Choir | Spring Term: Jan 15 – Apr 16


Early Childhood Music

Families Making Music (0-4 years) | Session 4: Feb 4 – Apr 8 | Session 5: Apr 15 – Jun 17

Online Musical Storytime (2-5 years) | Session 4: Feb 12 – Mar 12


Keyboard

Referral Form – Individual Lessons

Piano for Adult Beginners  |  Spring Term: Jan 27 – May 12

Piano for Beginners (5-6 years)  | Tue | Spring Term: Jan 26 – May 11

Piano for Beginners (5-6 years)  | Thu | Spring Term: Jan 28 – May 13 | 4:00pm | 5:15pm

Sinfonia I: Recorder Consorts | Session 2: Mar 6 – Apr 17

Sinfonia II: String Quartets | Session 3: Mar 6 – Apr 17


Music Technology

Referral Form – Individual Lessons


Music Therapy

vcm.bc.ca/program-areas/therapy


Strings

Referral Form – Individual Lessons

Adult Introductory String Orchestra | Session 4: Mar 9 – Apr 20

Cello Chamber Ensemble | Spring Term: Jan 11 – May 17

Cello Orchestra | Spring Term: Jan 8 – May 7

Folkestra | Jan 13 – Mar 10 | Mar 31 – May 26

Group Cello for Adult Beginners | Spring Term: Jan 7 – Apr 1 *Now on Thursdays!

Guitar for Adults | Spring Term: Feb 9 – Jun 1

Guitar Orchestra | Spring Term: Feb 6 – Jun 5

Intro to Fiddle (8-12 years) | Fall 2021 TBD, Registration opens May 2021

Sinfonia I: Recorder Consorts | Session 2: Mar 6 – Apr 17

Sinfonia II: String Quartets | Session 3: Mar 6 – Apr 17

String Orchestra – Intermediate | Full Year: Sep 9 – Jun 2

String Orchestra – Preparatory | Full Year: Sep 15 – May 18

Suzuki Cello Books 1 – 3 | Spring Term: Feb 6 – Jun 5

Suzuki Violin (Ages 3+) | Spring Term: Feb 6 – Jun 5

Ukulele for Adults | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Ukulele for Beginners (7+ years) | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Westhills Cello Choir | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021


Theory

Referral Form – Individual Lessons

Sound Advice Theory  – All Levels

Online Composition Club | Session 2: Jan 9 – Mar 6

Online Foundations of Stage Presence | Spring Term: Jan 16 – Apr 17

Online Fundamentals of Music Theory 1 | Spring Term: Jan 12 – Apr 16

Online Fundamentals of Music Theory 2 | Spring Term: Jan 13 – Apr 15

Online History 9 | Full Year: Sep 16 – May 19

Online History 10 | Full Year: Sep 16 – May 19

Online History ARTC | Full Year: Sep 16 – May 19

Online History of Blues and Rock | Spring Term: Jan 13 – Apr 15

Online Intro to Basic Conducting | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Online Intro to Folk and World Music | Spring Term: Jan 15 – Apr 16

Online Intro to Performance Awareness | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Online Intro to Songwriting | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Online Music in the Western World | Spring Term: Jan 12 – Apr 13

Sight-Singing for Choristers | Spring Term: Feb 2 – May 18 *New!


Voice

Referral Form – Individual Lessons

Advanced Voice Workshop | Spring Term: Jan 12 – Mar 30

Classical Choir/VCM Chorale | Spring Term: Jan 11 – Apr 15

Online Vocal Diction and IPA | Spring Term: Jan 14 – Apr 15

Opera Studio  | Spring Term: January 2021

Sight-Singing for Choristers | Spring Term: Feb 2 – May 18 *New!

Vocal Jazz Choir | Spring Term: Jan 15 – Apr 16

 


Winds & Brass

Referral Form – Individual Lessons

Academy Flute Choir | Spring Term: Apr 10 – Jun 26

Basic Brass (7-10 years) | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Basic Brass – Westhills (7-10 years) | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Online Recorder Sonata Class | Session 2: Mar 18 – Apr 29

Recorder Band | Session 3: Mar 9 – Apr 20

Simple Trumpet Tunes (6-9 years) | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Simple Trumpet Tunes – Westhills (6-9 years) | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Sinfonia I: Recorder Consorts | Session 2: Mar 6 – Apr 17

Sinfonia II: String Quartets | Session 3: Mar 6 – Apr 17

Winds & Brass Youth Chamber Intensive | Session 2: Coming in January 2021

 



Westhills

Basic Brass – Westhills (7-10 years) | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Sound Advice Theory  – All Levels – Online

Simple Trumpet Tunes – Westhills (6-9 years) | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021

Westhills Cello Choir | Returning Fall 2021, Registration opens May 2021


Advanced Training

Collegium – Young Artists Program

Department of Postsecondary Studies: Diploma in Music Performance | Certificate in Music Technologies | Certificate in Music Creativity and Performance Foundations | Certificate in Music Teaching