Music Lessons for the Whole Family!

“Music is a gift that can be received whenever a person is ready to accept it”

The Bradford Academy of Music has been serving the South Simcoe area with music lessons for over 35 years. We are an accredited institution through the Royal Conservatory of Music. We teach a wide range and variety of music from strict traditional piano, guitar, and violin, to contemporary and modern pop, rock, jazz, blues, metal, and much more! With over 20 unique music teachers, your options are endless at the Bradford Academy of Music!

Benefits to Joining

  • We offer lessons to any and all levels of musicianship, so whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or professional player looking to fine tune some things, we have an instructor for you


  • Our music lessons begin at age 3 starting with our KinderNotes program. We also offer both group and private theory and practical classes


  • The Bradford Academy of Music is pleased to offer both in-house examinations (3 sessions per year September-August) and preparation for RCM examinations. Our syllabus is structured around the Royal Conservatory of Music’s programing, allowing all of our students the potential to get accredited by the RCM


  • We have two annual student performances:
    Our Christmas Concert and our Spring Student Showcase


  • Summer programs have never been more fun at the Bradford Academy of Music with two summer camps available and create-your-own-band program


  • Amidst all of these great opportunities to begin or continue your musical journey, we have a “Student of the Month” program, where two students are selected each month for their outstanding achievements and attendance and are given a certificate of accomplishment for all to see
  • Our missed lesson policy has never been easier. Are you or your child sick? Maybe you are having an off day. No problem! We offer 3 make-up classes to ALL of our students. All we need is 3 hours notice ahead of their scheduled class time. Some restrictions may apply


  • Cancellations due to family emergency ONLY, bypass the “3 make-up class” limit


  • If you purchase a new instrument through us, your first lesson on that instrument is FREE

  • No instrument, no problem! We offer month-to-month rentals on any and all instruments we sell


  • Music lessons are a great way for both children and adults to explore the creativity potential that they have. Private instruction music classes help offer growth at a tremendous rate with a one-on-one experience…”because no great musician learned off of YouTube” – Our Teachers