Music Class
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Our Mission

The Coalition for Music Education in British Columbia Society (CMEBC) is a registered non-profit society made up of parents, educators, arts organizations, and supporters from across our communities whose mission is to protect, promote, and advance music education in British Columbia.

Our Beliefs and Values

Music education is vital to helping students become well-rounded, educated citizens.

Girl in Piano Class

Robust and vibrant music education programs are an important part of building and maintaining culturally rich communities across our province.

Violin Shop

Every student in Kindergarten to Grade 12 in British Columbia deserves access to music education within the public school system.

Young Musician

Music education is a shared social experience that must be responsive to, and reflective of, the school community as well as a collaborative partner withing the larger community

Saxophone Class

Music education is best taught by educators with the training and experience necessary to meet the objectives of the provincial curriculum.

Music education is a unique discipline and needs to be treated and valued as a subject in its own right.

Learning Guitar

Our Purpose

Members of the CMEBC are committed to protecting, promoting, and advancing quality music education, in all its forms, across British Columbia.