The finest in-home music education since 1848

The Salzburg Institute of Music

The finest in-home music education since 1848

 Learn

how our Mission Statement is the core of our school’s philosophy and the focus of every lesson we teach.

 Read 

about the lesson materials we provide without charge

  1. All music
  2. All supplies
  3. All exam fees
  4. We make-up or credit all missed lessons
  5. Move a lesson to any other time

Learn

how to choose the instrument to learn

  1. We have gathered some of the best advice for choosing an instrument for you to review

Learn

how to choose the best teacher

  1. Recommendations from friends for a music teacher may not be the best approach because the teacher-student dynamic is as critical as it is unique for every student and cannot be predicted.
  2. The best lawyers cost the most and so do the best professional music teachers.
  3. Don’t let cost be the only deciding factor.
  4. Read our recommendations.

Explore

the lessons we offer

  1. We have 7 departments, all headed by extraordinary musicians: Keyboards, Guitar, Strings, Winds, Brass, Percussion and Composition & Theory
  2. We have 41 teachers teaching over 20 different instruments and theory in the GTA
  3. We try to accommodate all requests from prospective students
  4. While our lessons may have the most expensive rates in the GTA, we give every accepted student a bursary equivalent to 54% of their tuition fees. This Bursary makes our fees very competitive with other local music schools.
  5. We do not refuse any student because of financial issues.

Examine

our diverse teaching faculty who attend monthly professional development sessions

  1. Every teacher has university degrees in music education.
  2. We have 7 departments, all headed by extraordinary musicians: Keyboards, Guitar, Strings, Winds, Brass, Percussion and Composition & Theory
  3. We have 41 teachers teaching over 20 different instruments and theory in the GTA
  4. Because our teachers are held to such a high standard, they have a very low turnover rate. At present, 89% of our students have been studying with their teacher for many years. This speaks to the quality and engaging nature of their lessons,

Fees

with no extra charges for music, exam costs, supplies etc.

  1. The Salzburg Institute compensates teachers partly on years of successful experience, the outcome of  successful quarterly evaluations and their student retention rates
  2. All teachers are routinely evaluated by senior, very experienced (25 years +) and proven effective teachers.
  3. Consequently, the quality of our teaching makes our fees among the highest in the GTA.
  4. However, we do not refuse any student due to financial issues.
  5. In addition, we give every accepted student a bursary equivalent to 54% of their tuition. 
  6. This makes our fees to our students very competitive with local music schools.

The Salzburg Institute of Music

Salzburg . Berlin . Paris . London . New York . Montreal . Toronto . Chicago . San Francisco . Los Angeles

Austria: Mirabellplatz 1, 5024 Salzburg

Canada: 6364 Memorial Rd., Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z21