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Selangor Institute Of Music (SIM)

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The Selangor Institute of Music (SIM in short) is a private music school founded in 1930. The campus is located in three strategic locations, within the capital city of Malaysia - Kuala Lumpur, and in Petaling Jaya. The Institute has over 700 students and over 40 qualified, experienced teachers.

"SIM is renowned as the outstanding institution that consistently maintains remarkable results of over 50% distinction & merit rate in international exams year after year."

SIM has constantly achieved excellent performance in the ABRSM London Examinations, year after year. For example, in the Grades 1-8 group, SIM holds a record of 96-100% passes with a high percentage of students achieving distinctions. We have also trained many diploma students, many of whom have continued to pursue their musical training internationally. We take pride that our student graduates are now actively involved in the growing music and arts industry in Malaysia.

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SIM Music Supplies

Teachers, students and others can purchase items from the SIM Music Supplies.

Musical Books

We carry a wide selection of popular music books published by :

  • Warner Bros
  • ABRSM Publishing Ltd.
  • Oxford University Press
  • Urtext Publishing
  • Faber Music Ltd.
  • The Boston Music Company
  • Belwin Mills Publishing Corp.
  • Boosey & Hawkes Music Publishing Ltd.
  • McGraw-Hill Book Co.
  • FJH Music Company Inc


  • Digital Pianos
  • Acoustic Pianos
  • Violins
  • Violas
  • Cellos
  • Flutes
  • Clarinets
  • Saxophones
  • Classical Guitars
  • Chinese Harp
  • Harmonica


  • Metronomes
  • Guitar Bags
  • Violin Case
  • Violin Accessories
  • Piano Covers
  • Music Stand
  • Strings

SIM Music Supplies

The SIM Music Supplies facilitate students in acquiring necessary musical books, instruments and accessories in a cost-efficient, expedient and timely manner.


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I have been with SIM since 1997. Just a boy’s dream of standing on stage to play in church, but a mistake for signing up the wrong course. Fortunately a mistake that I never regret! With the wonderful teachers in SIM, I was well nurtured like a baby. Never have I fathom that I went on in fulfilling a bachelor degree in music, plus becoming a part of the SIM family as a teacher. SIM has given me a lot of opportunity to enhance my musical knowledge and career. I was thankful that I was much involved in road shows, concerts, workshops and even filming for a documentary! Recently I have upgraded myself to a student-parent by bringing my boy into Kindermusik! Seeing how he enjoyed singing and dancing is priceless! What more can I say? I’m always thankful to the teachers I have, and especially Dr. Tan and Ms. Yeoh whom have always been supportive. I was well loved, and I’m in love with SIM because it has been a family to me!

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Mayumi and I have been enjoying Kindermusik since she was 9 months old. I think it is a great way for us to spend quality time together as well as to interact with other children and parents. I have found it to be an excellent program and it has been good to watch Mayumi’s development. Now at age 4, she loves to sing and dance and is developing a good sense of melody and rhythm. Mrs. Teoh is a wonderfully patient teacher and Mayumi looks forward to going to class. The take-home materials especially the music CD’s are also very good. I believe that Kindermusik is an excellent foundation for instrument lessons for Mayumi when she is ready.