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Music programs at Banff Centre develop your talent alongside world class faculty, while providing time and space to push boundaries with support to realize your potential and hone your skills.

Focus on your artistic development, have the opportunity to perform and record, and receive artistic inspiration and career advice.

Music Stories

It was a beautiful experience to be in the midst of all the mountains, trees, and carefree wildlife. It was more beautiful sharing time and selves with fellow participants, faculty, and staff.

Lindsey Abudei, Banff International Workshop in Jazz and Creative Music, 2018

Contact Us

For questions about the department and what we offer, please contact:

Phone: 403.762.610