Garður School of Music

Garður School of Music offers music education for all residents of Garður of all ages. Instruments available for study are: 

 • Classical guitar

• Piano

• Flute

• Clarinet

• Trumpet

• Cornet

• Trombone

• Saxophone

• Violin

• Drums & percussion

• Electric guitar

• Electric bass

• Vocals, both classical and pop

• Music theory and music history

 Each year, the school starts around August 20th and ends around  end of May the following year. 

Ensembles and small orchestras are operating within the school, along with a choir forchildren up to age 16.

Tuition fees are ISK 74.000,- for full studies for a whole school year. Full studies include a weekly 60 min. private lesson (or two 30 min lessons) with a teacher along with music theory studies and ensemble participation.

Half studies are also an option for ISK 49.000,- for a whole school year. Half studies include a weekly 30 min. private lesson with a teacher along with music theory studies and ensemble participation. 

Children up to 18 years old can reduce their tuition fees by using the so called „Hvatastyrkur“ which is a scholarship offered by the municipality to all children of Garður up to age 18. Full scolarship reduces the tuition fees by ISK 35.000,- Tuition fees can be divided up to six payments. 

We also offer family discount if more than one member of the same household studies at the school.        

For application, please contact the Principal, Eyþór Kolbeins tel. 425 3150 or via email at