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    The BAR Institute is a non-profit music education program in its first year of curriculum and workshop facilitation.

     

    For more information, please contact us below regarding our curriculum, rates, methods, location, and our various community engagement events.

  • ABOUT

    This is an independent platform making elite education and mentorship accessible.

     

    Everyone learns together in a constructive community environment,

    to develop a base foundation towards professional development.

     

    $10 drop-in workshops run 50 weeks a year.

    These workshops are supplemented with free programming supported for specific communities and more advanced development.

  • WHO ARE WE FOR?

    All Instruments   All Levels   All Perspectives

    Our legacy is our participants and their successes.

    Independence with constructive direction is the key to artistic freedom.

    Our mandate is to guide participants to activate their own development.

     

    This program is for anyone who wants to learn everything.

    This is for the people in love with music with a passion.

     

    We are not here to make money off of independent artists.

    Information cannot be owned... but it's our job to help manage it.

    We are demystifying the art, sharing the best information that we can.

    INSTRUMENTALIST

    Developing

    Is there a disconnected feeling with a new instrument?

     

    Is a lack of technique or knowledge dampening creativity?

     

    Are music lessons too expensive or lacking relevant outcomes?

    BEATMAKER

    Developing

    Is there more guess work than ideal for composing?

     

    Is transition to live shows with artists intimidating?

     

    Is there a lack of communication skills when working with others?

    RAPPER / SINGER

    Developing

    Is writing verses stronger than hooks or vice versa?

     

    Is it a struggle to write an impactful bridge?

     

    Are to 2-chord loops or YouTube beats slowing artistic growth?

    PLAYER / DIRECTOR

    Professional

    Are gigs fulfilling with artists consistently progressing?

     

    Is it hard to unlock approaches to generalized concepts?

    PRODUCER

    Professional

    Are sessions with vocalists lacking tangible productivity?

     

    Are musicians able to deliver what you ask of them?

    ARTIST

    Professional

    Is there concern about vocal health for an upcoming tour?

     

    Is communication a struggle in collaborating with others?

  • EVENTS

    COMMUNITY CURRICULUM

    Weekly Tuesdays @ 876 Studio

    $10 drop-in to cover venue rental.

    Facilitators donate their time 50 weeks a year.

     

    RSVP here:

    The Community Curriculum

     

    Register For Materials here:

    Module 1

  • CONTACT

    Ask lots of tough questions...

    876 Studio

    876 Dundas Street West
    Toronto, ON
    Canada
    Tuesday 5pm-8pm