The Victoria Conservatory of Music's mission is to enrich lives through music in a thriving community accessible to all.
Our vision is to serve as a centre for excellence and enjoyment of music through education, performance and music therapy.
About VICTORIA CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC
Founded in 1964, the Victoria Conservatory of Music (VCM) has an outstanding reputation for quality in education, performance and music therapy. As a music school for the whole community, the VCM has over 130 faculty members & welcomes over 2,000 students of all ages and musical abilities. This multiple emphasis gives the VCM the unique ability to touch a broad range of people in our community: from pre-school aged children to seniors, beginning students to those who aspire to a professional career, the musically gifted as well as those with developmental or physical challenges.
Housed in a magnificent heritage building in downtown Victoria, the VCM is considered an artistic jewel of the city and is one of Canada’s most unique musical spaces. It boasts three incredible performance venues for students, faculty and guest artists. The stunning Alix Goolden Performance Hall (AGPH) seats 800 and is home to the VCM Presents Concert Series; Wood Hall and Metro Theatre seat 115 and 225 respectively.