The Vantaa Music Institute
The Vantaa Music Institute is one of the biggest music institutes in Finland. At the Vantaa Music Institute, over 2,000 students are taught to play instruments and sing by professional teachers. The Institute offers a wide variety of studies that can act as a foundation for either a professional career or a lifelong hobby. The language of teaching is Finnish.
Vocal and Instrument Lessons
At the Vantaa Music Institute, highly qualified teachers give high-quality, basic-level music education to children and young adults.
Early Childhood Music Education
Early childhood music education is divided into two parts: music play schools (ages 0–6) and music skills education (ages 7–9). The lessons are goal- and experience-oriented.
You can sing up for our open studies throughout the year, regardless of your home municipality or age.
Musical theatre studies are group studies that gives each student the opportunity to study performance and social interaction skills, physical expression skills and singing.
Choirs and Vocal Ensembles
Read more about the varied range of choir activities available at the Vantaa Music institute.
Tempo Orchestras offer children the opportunity to play and sing music for free during their school days regardless of their background, equally and without an auditioning process.
Vantaa Culture Kids
Every Vantaa child born in 2023 and after are invited to join Vantaa Culture Kids. Vantaa Culture Kids can participate in two events annually with an accompanying adult until the child starts school.
Tuition fees and instrument lending
Studies at the Vantaa Music Institute are subject to fees. Low-income families can apply for tuition fee discounts. For the duration of their first study year, students can loan an instrument from the music institute.
School-Year Study Schedule and Group Schedules
The school year’s study schedule and music group session and music perception subject schedules.
Information for New Students
On this page, you will find answers to frequently asked questions regarding, among other things, study progress and study counselling.
Every school year, the Vantaa Music Institute organises approximately 150–200 concerts. These include everything from small student concerts to symphony orchestra events at Cultural House Martinus. In this section, you can find some of our most important events from the current school year. All of our concerts can be found in our concert calendar (in Finnish).