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About the Oscar Peterson School of Music

About the Oscar Peterson School of Music

Royal Conservatory School
The Oscar Peterson School of Music (formerly the Royal Conservatory School) in Toronto is one of the largest and most extensive community-based music and arts schools in North America.


Dedicated to excellence in music education.

We are part of The Royal Conservatory, an institution with a 130-year tradition of music education and assessment that unites communities across North America. The Oscar Peterson School of Music (formerly the Royal Conservatory School) students learn from acclaimed faculty in our beautiful and historic downtown Toronto location, and have access to first-class practice facilities. Our students also enjoy unique performance opportunities, concert tickets, and special offers.

In keeping with The Royal Conservatory's commitment to culture and creativity and to making music accessible to everyone, the Peterson School offers a wide variety of group classes and private lessons for people of all ages, levels, and artistic interests.

The Peterson School is dedicated to excellence in music education, developing new and innovative programs to meet the needs of our students, and presenting educational opportunities that reflect Canada's unique multicultural social context.

Our faculty of distinguished artists and educators are committed to the development and growth of their students as artists and individuals. Acknowledging that every student has unique methods of learning and levels of ability, students work collaboratively with their instructors to ensure that their individual needs and interests are addressed.

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