Valentino Drive, Kirstenhof 7945
South Africa. Tel/Fax (021) 7828857 Cell 083 4114889
to our home page! The Academy was founded by Avril Kinsey in
Jan 2000 to cater to the needs of music education and literacy
in Cape Town. We are aligned to the international exam syllabus
of Trinity College London, and so offer the best in world trends
and syllabi for all ages and levels. Based on Ms Kinsey’s
philosophy the Academy’s mission is to cater to the needs
of the individual, offering discipline, with creativity and care
for the person as a whole. Lessons are one on one. They occur
once a week and are custom designed to meet the individuals aims,
needs and abilities.
are eight grades to music, which under normal circumstances take
between 8 - 9 years to
complete. A student must have completed up to a Grade 7 level
to be fully prepared for music at a
tertiary University level.
5 international level Certificate Courses are designed
tp provide a practical, highly relevant and professional
series of courses that not only offer skills for employment
in the industry, and for self employment, but are musically
and personally rewarding, because we care about the individual,
their talent and their development of professional level
TLDM, PDM, MMus (distinction).
The Certificate Courses on offer are:
- Foundation (F)
- Music Artist 2 (MA2)
- Music Artist 3 (MA3)
- Music Artist Professional 4 (MAP4)
- Music Artist Professional 5 (MAP5)
the PDF files for more information by clicking here or
send an email
by clicking here.
(Musical Theatre, Rock/Pop Idols); Guitar (Classical, Electric, & Bass);
Piano & Keyboards; Drums; Violin; Cello; Flute; Songwriting/Composition & Arranging;
Computer Music Notation/Software; Professional - Page to the
Stage & Studio.
based on the Western Cape Government School Terms. (An average
of 3 months per term). Lessons
are once a week for the durations outlined in the table. Fees
are payable quarterly in advance - for payment options, scroll
further down or click here.
Fees should reflect in the CTAM account
on or before Monday 18th January.
terms notice is required to discontinue lessons.Please
call the director 24 hrs in advance, if you cannot make
a lesson, if not the student forfeits the lessonAs
a student of CTAM your contract is with CTAM and not
with any individual teacher, so please address
any correspondence, communication or concerns of any
kind to the DirectorDue
to our full timetable missed lessons can only be made
up if prior arrangements are madeIf
a lesson is cancelled from our side an alternate
lesson will always be offered
received later than stipulated above incurs a late admin
fee of R50
We offer three methods of payments
as outlined below.
The Academy prefers payment by EFT directly into CTAM bank
account (see point 1 below). To request an invoice, please
send an email.
1. TERMLY INTERNET/ EFT payments:
including direct transfers or cheque deposits
should be made two days before the start
of term i.e. Friday 15th in order to reflect by the first
day of term.
2. PAYMENT IN PERSON you
may do so by appointment on the first morning or evening
of a term: 1st term 18th January. You may also wish to
meet for a discussion. Please call 0834114889 to
3. PAYMENTS AT LESSONS for
the term will only be accepted
if prior arrangement has been made with
the Bursar or Director. If an arrangement has been
made, please make sure fees by cheque are made out
to the “Cape Town Academy of Music” or
fees by cash are placed in a sealed envelope, marked CTAM,
and left with your teacher at your first lesson.
LATE PAYMENTS Any
late payments incur a R50 late administration fee.
BANKING details: for
the convenience of those paying by EFT or direct deposit.
Cape Town Academy of
Blue Route Branch code 025-609
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