Winds & Brass

Learn. Grow. Create.

Winds and brass instruments are not for the faint of breath. Many students start in this instrument area in school band programs across the province when they are ages 10 or older. However, courses can be designed to build stamina and early technique to prepare young children to play in this instrument family.


More class information can be found in our online registration system, click on the course links below.

Suzuki Trumpet (ages 5-10)

Using the concept All children can learn, the Suzuki method of teaching uses the methodology of language training to develop the language of music in your child. This program led by Suzuki certified instructor Allen McWilliams, use songs, games, and other activities to build stamina and early technique, so, your child will be equipped to play a brass instrument. There is a Private Lesson portion, led by Kate Clarke, that is optional add on to this group class, but families are required to start in the group class first.

Fall (Sep start):

  • Level 1B (for students continuing Level 1)
  • Level 2 (prerequisite Level 1 required)

Winter (Jan start):


You can use the Filters on the Program Search page to browse all Centre for Continuing Education or Conservatory of Performing Arts.

Filter Type Filter Description
Location Centre for Continuing Education All classes offered through the Centre for Continuing education
Program Category Group Music and Dance All music and dance classes offered by the Conservatory of Performing Arts
Department Conservatory of Performing Arts All classes offered by the Conservatory of Performing Arts

There are other filters as well so you can narrow your search as much, or as little, as you want.


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