The PGCM is a registered non-profit music school that strives to provide the highest quality of music education and performance for students from beginner to professional levels. The Conservatory offers one-on-one lessons in a variety of instruments and musical styles and provides a number of group lessons and performance ensembles. The Conservatory also provides a diverse concert season by our faculty and guest artists.

Music is an essential part of any child or adult's education and life experience. Learning an instrument can improve concentration, coordination, character (through diligent practice), self-confidence (through performance), appreciation of different kinds of music, and ability to express ideas and emotions. In other words, a quality music education can provide the tools needed for success in life.

Discovering different genres of music through playing an instrument can also be an incredible life-long joy. If you want to fall in love with music, then the Prince George Conservatory of Music is just the place to do it!

A Big Thank You!

The PG Conservatory would like to acknowledge the Government of British Columbia and the BC Arts Council for supporting our organization through the expanded Arts and Culture Resilience Supplement Award we received in December. We are so thankful for the continued support of the arts during these challenging times.

 

Online Group Classes Semester 2

Music Your Best Choice - piano group for teen and adult beginners

When: Wed evenings 6:30 - 7:30 pm starting February 2

Cost: $415 (materials not included)

Registration fee: $35/student or $50/family

Instructed by Erica Skowron

 

Music for Young Children, Sunrise (full year in one semester.) This class is the entry point into the core MYC program for children 3-5 yrs.

When: Tues & Wed 12:30 - 1:30 pm online (twice weekly) starting Jan 26.

Cost: $830 (materials not included)

Registration Fee: $35/student or $50/family

Instructed by Erica Skowron

 

For more info contact Erica at erica@coleswoodwinds.com

To register call 250-7467. Space is limited. 

 

 

Cello Lessons Now Available!

The Conservatory is pleased to welcome our newest faculty member, cellist Laine Longton.

Laine will be available to teach online throughout the week. Please call the conservatory at 250-564-7467 to schedule lessons.

 

We're Hiring

The Conservatory has openings for the following positions: Piano Teacher (part-time to full time,) Guitar Teacher (part-time.)

We are seeking enthusiastic individuals with a passion for teaching all ages and levels of students. A flexible schedule is a must as many parents will request after school lessons. The ideal candidate will possess an accredited Bachelors of Music Degree (or will at the start date of the position) and/or ARCT. Teachers should be willing to provide both in person lessons, provided it is safe to do so, and online lessons if needed. We teach to the standards of the Royal Conservatory of Music, and the majority of our students perform in the District Music Festival each year and complete Conservatory level exams at the end of the year. We also encourage our teachers to perform in our annual faculty concert series. The start date for these positions is as soon as possible. Our school year runs September to June, 36 weeks, closing for school holidays.

If you would like to become a part of our team at the Conservatory, please send a cover letter and resumé, with references, to the Prince George Conservatory of Music, attention Allison Bell, Artistic Director, at pgconservatory@gmail.com to set up demonstration lesson and interview time.

 

We acknowledge that the Prince George Conservatory of Music is located on the traditional unceded territory of the Lheidli-T'enneh.

 

Upcoming Events

Baroque Chamber Concert - Postponed
Feb 7, 2021

Recent News

Safety Update for Parents and Caregivers

Oct 6, 2020

Are you wondering if you should bring your child/children to music class? The School District recently removed several symptoms from their daily health checklist. Please use the updated daily health checklist to assess your child/children before bringing them to class. The checklist can be found here https://www.sd57.bc.ca/Pages/newsitem.aspx?ItemID=362&ListID=75c80a8f-296a-4d0a-940f-ee765426e1a2&TemplateID=Announcement_Item#/=


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