About the Academy

Squamish Academy of Music offers a wide range of musical opportunities to the residents of the sea to sky corridor.

Who We Are

Squamish Academy of Music provides professional, passionate music instruction for all ages.

Founded by Melissa Braun in 2011, SAM endeavoured to satisfy a demand for quality arts education in the sea to sky corridor. SAM has grown into an arts hub of learning, performing, discovery and fun!

SAM’s highly qualified teachers provide all students with skills, direction, and encouragement to facilitate their musical exploration and development.

What We Do

SAM aims to build a musical community that supports musicians of all interests and levels as we work hard to ensure:

  • Knowledgeable, passionate, and personal music instruction
  • A professional facility and accountable registration services
  • A supportive community for professional and amateur musicians

SAM offers:

  • Private Music Lessons
  • Group Classes and Workshops
  • Music Therapy
  • Musical Summer Camps and Day Camps
  • Masterclasses
  • Broadway or Bust Performing Arts Programming
  • Gallery space for visual artists

Learn to make the most of the way you experience music. Contact us for more information. We will help you to find the right teacher or program to meet your goals.