The Fine Arts Conservatory is committed to nurturing the creative spirit of students of every age in the arts.
As GPRC continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Conservatory is currently conducting music lessons online by virtual platforms such as Zoom and Skype.
Classes and Workshops
We offer a variety of classes throughout the year. Please contact the Conservatory Office for more information on these classes or to register.
Beginner Guitar Workshop
This online workshop is open to everyone over the age of six, and is perfect for those who have an interest in learning to play the guitar, but aren't sure where to start. Please note, you must have your own guitar.
Thursday, March 25, 2021 | 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Fee is $40.00, non-refundable after the registration deadline
Registration deadline: Thursday, March 18, 2021
Adult Voice Workshops
These six-week classes are geared toward the non-singer who is ready to explore his/her own unique instrument in a comfortable and non-threatening atmosphere.
We offer lessons in piano, voice, guitar, drums, violin, percussion, wind and brass instruments, music theory, & musical theatre.
- A variety of instruments and areas of study are available
- Qualified instructors offer quality instruction
- We welcome students of all ages and levels of ability
- Comfortable studios and facilities create a great learning space
- Rates vary per half-hour lesson
Home Recording Lessons
Get one-on-one instruction from award-winning artist, Shawn Pinchbeck. You'll learn basic audio recording techniques for music recording, video work, vlogging and blogging, or improving your sound for Zoom and other online meeting software.
To take these lessons you will need to have a computer with an audio interface and microphone or USB microphone, headphones for monitoring, and a mic stand.
- Contact the Conservatory office at 780-539-2444 for an instructor listing that includes contact information, hourly rate and qualifications.
- Contact the instructor(s) directly to set up a lesson time.
- Complete the Registration Form and make payment arrangements with the Conservatory office.
- Come to your first lesson and be prepared to make music!
Choirs and Ensembles
We provide opportunities for people of all ages to come together to share their musical experience in an ensemble or choir setting.
For more information on classes, choirs and ensembles please contact:
Conservatory Office Hours
Monday - Friday | 8:30am - 11:30am and 1:00pm - 3:00pm