The West Coast Music Academy offers private lessons at Curro Langebaan 5 days a week. Practical tuition is offered in Piano, Digital Piano, Keyboard, Flute, Piccolo, Fife, Recorder, Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Saxophone, Clarinet, Oboe, Cor Anglais, Bassoon, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Euphonium, French Horn, Singing, Guitar (Classical / Acoustic / Electric / Bass), Drum-kit and Classical Percussion.
The above tuition includes Practical Musicianship, Theory and Sight Reading, and tuition may be in Classical, Gospel and/or Contemporary/Rock music as preferred. Practical tuition is also given to Grades 10 to 12 students who take music as a school subject (subject to approval). Students from Grades 4 to 9 also have the opportunity to present Music for Arts and Culture.
Preparation for examinations is strongly encouraged, as well as participation in various competitions, festivals, functions and other appearances for advanced students. Students participate annually in Trinity College London, Rockschool, Royal Schools and UNISA examinations, as well as local Eisteddfods. Participation in various duet, trio, and ensemble groups is also recommended and regular opportunities for this are created.
Students who play an orchestra instrument can also audition for the West Coast Youth Orchestra (WCYO). WCYO rehearsals take place at Curro Langebaan.