Why Should You Apply to The Taylor Academy?

The Phil and Eli Taylor Performance Academy for Young Artists provides advanced young classical musicians with unique access to performance opportunities, exceptional mentorship, and superior musical training. Under the guidance of the highest-calibre teachers and artists, Taylor Academy students have the opportunity to explore and develop their musical talents within a supportive community of like-minded peers. Over 85% of our graduates go on to study music in post-secondary school, making The Taylor Academy the perfect nurturing environment for serious young classical musicians.

Who Can Apply to TheTaylor Academy?

The Taylor Academy accepts students in the following disciplines:


Disciplines Accepted

Junior Academy: Ages 9 to 13



Other Instruments: Not Accepted

Senior Academy: Ages 14 to 18




Classical Guitar

Other Instruments: Case-by-case basis; please contact us

How Can You Apply to The Taylor Academy?

The Taylor Academy opens applications in November for the following September, with auditions taking place in May. View audition requirements and access the online application for the next academic year via the How to Apply page. 

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