|Karyn Fong - Mississauga Piano Studios
Multiple Locations throughout Mississauga ... and growing !
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Lessons in your home or at our spacious studios 7 days a week ...
Incredibly Priced lessons -- So Very Affordable for all budgets !
Teaching Music is our Passion ... and Your First Lesson is Free !
Some of Mississauga's Best staff of 50 Caring, Exceptional Instructors to teach you
Joyful and Inspired Lessons, innovatively taught
Lessons for all styles, all skill levels, and all ages, from 4 to 94 -- pure fun !
RCM Examination Preparation -- all Levels (Grade 1 to ARCT)
Private Lessons in:
* Piano * Violin * Guitar * Vocals * Keyboard * Theory * Flute * Drums *
Your first complimentary session evaluates your needs, goals, and includes a match
with the instructor nearest to you.
ARCT, B.Mus., B.Mus.Ed.
We love what we do ... come and see !
- Our students say ...
"Your lessons are so affordable..."
"Mississauga's best-kept secret in Music education !"
" We have recommended many family members and friends ... "
" There is no other Music school which we would recommend more ..."
~~~ Quite Simply ... Music Instruction at its very best ! ~~~
|Matt Pines - JAZZ PIANO LESSONS FOR ADULTS
B. Music B. Education
Learn to play by ear - oh yes - you have that natural ability!
Learn to read melodies and chord symbols so as to create your own renditions of songs.
Fifty years (my how time flies) playing bars bistros and banquet halls have molded a teacher
who can show you any song you wish. Blues, boogie, bass lines, stride, Marianas Trench,
Cole Porter, and straight-ahead jazz are all on the table.
Perform with a live band every June at our annual recital/dinner bash.
One-hour private lessons, mornings only, in the Kingsway area of Toronto.
Patient teacher - make great coffee - but I'm bulldog tenacious.
Enjoy a carefully planned, results oriented program.
Located near Royal York Road & Bloor Street West. Skype available.
Master of Music, Piano Performance (Hartt School, University of Hartford, USA)
Bachelor of Music (University of Toronto)
ARCT (Toronto) and further studies in Europe
Since 2011 Lynda Metelsky has been recognized in the Stanford Who's Who
Current teaching at: University of Toronto Faculty of Music,
Royal Conservatory of Music and in my home studio.
Over 30 years teaching experience.
I enthusiastically offer:
- Classical piano study from Intermediate grades to ARCT and University level
- Piano Pedagogy Certificate training at Elementary, Intermediate and Advanced levels
- Preparation for all RCM Exams, Festivals and Auditions
Students receive detailed insight into their music, creative approaches to learning
as well as exceptional technical training. Excellent exam results.
Accepting dedicated students at any time of the year.
Location: 5 min. walk from Sherbourne subway stn. or at RCM
|Joyce Kocher-Seibel, ARCT
Joyce is a former Affiliate Member of the Royal Conservatory of Music. She teaches piano and theory from
her private studio, where students can prepare for Royal Conservatory examinations
up to a grade 10 level of skill.
Qualifications : ARCT with the Royal Conservatory as well as with the Trinity College
of Music in London. I have several years experience in teaching, and I always emphasize 'have fun while
learning' . My lessons include theoretical learning through games for all ages and learning music that is of
interest to the student. I also think it is motivational to enter competitions, exams and recitals.
Location: Parklawn / QEW
Qualifications: Hon. Bachelor of Music Education and Bachelor of Education.
Heather has 13 years of teaching experience and specializes in instruction for later beginners (age 12 and
up). Instruction available in your home. Lessons focus on having fun, while learning to play piano!
Location: Islington and Eglinton or in student's home
Piano teacher in south Etobicoke available with more than 30 years experience.
Teaching all ages
|Virginia M. Taylor A.R.C.T. , RMT
Tel: 416-742-6429 (Work)
I believe in making piano lessons an enjoyable and educating experience.
I submit students for RCM Examinations, all Festivals and fully believe in learning our Canadian Music.
I teach, Rudiments, Harmony, Counterpoint and History, as well as all grades of piano. I am a member of
and active in ORMTA, a member of the RCM College of Examiners, and am on the Board of several
Festivals, as well as Adjudicate Festivals and Assessments across Ontario
Location: Islington \ Albion
|Kristian Lebar, ARCT
Teaching traditional piano for over 26 years in the Toronto west area, and as of 1991, includes the Suzuki
method of teaching, particularly effective for very young children.
Well versed in theory and harmony instruction.
Location: Dundas St. & Royal York Road
|Piano Lessons: Piano Teachers in Etobicoke
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Frank offers a wide array of services for all ages of students, and in many styles of music. His qualifications
include: A.R.C.T, Bachelor of Music (U of T), and member of the Ontario Registered Music Teachers
Association. Visit his website to get full details.
|Christy Cummings, B.Mus
A graduate of the Bachelor of Music program at Mount Allison University specializing in Pedagogy, theory
and composition and have 14 years experience teaching children and adults music through piano lessons.
I believe everyone has their own learning style and music interests, and music is fun! My lessons are
designed to according to the individual student. Although my students consistantly recieve first class
honours and honours at RCM exams, I use a wide variety of materials to ensure every student learns
and has fun at the same time.
Location: Burnamthorpe / Dundas and Royal York / Queensway
|CONCERT PITCH PIANO SERVICES
M.Mus. in Performance and Pedagogy, B.Mus., A.R.C.T. with over 21 years experience teaching private/class
piano and professional performer over 25 years and over 2700 performances in classical, popular, big
band, symphony, choirs; first place in Canadian Music Competition in piano duos. Affiliate of the Royal
Conservatory Music Teachers and Mississauga Arts Council member. I am fully prepared to bring out the
best potential for beginners to advanced students of any age and adults. Preparation for: Royal
Conservatory of Music practical and theory examinations, Trinity College of London, Yamaha International
Examination System as well as local music festivals, or just play for enjoyment. Being highly attuned and
sensitive to each individuals inherent abilities and challenges, I design the most suitable path to musical
fulfillment for anyone, utilizing the vast array of books and teaching materials that are available as well as
many methods from experience tailored to each individual.
And the lessons are very enjoyable and productive. Fantastic fees.
B.M., Performance (cand.), University of Toronto, piano studies with Dr. Midori Koga.
Additional studies, The Juilliard School, student of Jacob Lateiner. Master classes with James Hibbard,
Laura Hibbard, Jamie Parker, Marietta Orlov, Trefor Smith, Lydia Wong and Janina Fialkowska (Westben).
Coaching with Ian Parker, Ross Inglis, Anna Pacanowski, Marc Pierre Toth and Irene Florence Wong.
Students range from introductory through ARCT level and university peers. Initiated the University of Toronto
Student Studio, a class for students to perform for and teach each other.
Students have received RCM examination diplomas, grades 9 through Associate.
Location: Royal York Rd. / Bloor St. (Royal York Subway station is a five minute bus ride away).
Tel: 416-614-7529 / 1-877-664-7288
Piano lessons for all ages, all styles and all levels. My Mission:
To bring the joy of music into the lives of people of all ages within a relaxed and secure environment.
Location: Royal York & Lawrence
ARCT in Classical Piano, BA of music at Humber College (Jazz Piano Performance), singer/songwriter,
active gigging musician. What I can offer: Classical Reperoire (get ready for your RCM exams), Jazz
Repertoire (standards, Humber auditions, etc.), Pop/Rock/Blue/Funk, etc., Technique (classical and jazz),
Theory (classical and jazz). Applied Theory (read chord symbols, improvise, and write your own songs),
Ear Training (pick up songs by ear). All ages and all playing abilities are welcome.
Very reasonable rates. First lesson is free!
Location: Islington and Bloor
Experienced piano instructor with the Royal Conservatory of Music.
Prepare students for Royal Conservatory Examinations. All ages , all levels, beginners and advanced.
Lessons offer in my studio or In-Home lessons. Rate will be different by the traveling fees.
Location: Bloor and Islington
Bachelor of Music Education and Bachelor of Education. Member of the Royal Conservatory of Music.
More than 20 years professional knowledge and teaching experience of many musical instruments and
vocal. Programs: Guitar (acoustic, electric, classical, rhythm, lead and bass);
Keyboard / Piano Vocal (classical, rock, modern) Music theory, History & Harmony; Keyboard, Guitar & Vocal
Ensembles, Rock Bands. The highest-quality weekly lessons, regular evaluation, frequent performances
and ensemble opportunities for students of all ages, all levels (beginner, intermediate, and advanced)
Location: Eglinton / Ranforth
|Michelle M Dussard
I have been teaching for several years now.
I have studied at the Royal Conservatory of Music and I am presently enrolled in the music education
program at the University of Toronto. I want to make music education fun for everyone! I have a lot of
enthusiasm for this field which is why I decided to go back to school and learn even more about it. I teach all
styles from classical to pop and everything in between and I create a customized lesson plan for the
individual learner. Let's make music together!
Location: West Mall and Bloor
Web Site: www.pianolessons.netfirms.com
Qualifications: B. Ed., Mus. Bac., A.R.C.T. Piano Performance, former Head of Music Department at
Port Credit Secondary School (Peel District Board of Ed.)
Maryellen teaches private lessons out of her home to students of all ages.
Located near Islington & Eglinton
|Andrea Stacey Guindon
Qualified Piano teacher: Completed grade 10 Royal. Completed grade 1-4 Theory
Teaching since 2002. Enjoy working with kids of all ages
Location: Dundas and Bloor
|Janet E. Hinton
B.Mus., Honours Piano Performance; A.Mus., Piano Performance; A.Mus., Piano Pedagogy; member of
O.R.M.T.A.; former Affiliate Teacher and current member of The Royal Conservatory of Music; licensed
Kindermusik teacher. Janet has been teaching piano and theory since she was 13 years old (25 years) to
all ages and levels. Preparation for RCM (including A.R.C.T.) and Conservatory Canada (including
Diplomas) examinations, music festivals and recitals. Performance experience includes full recitals;
participation in music festivals winning many awards/ scholarships; and former Assistant Accompanist,
University of Ottawa, Faculty of Music. Fun, unique lessons including accompanying and ensemble work.
Location: Lessons offered in the home or in Janet's studio (Royal York Road/Eglinton).
ARCT Gold Medalist; graduate of Juilliard School of Music. Claire has a unique approach to music
education that sheâ€™s developed over the past 20+ years - she adapts her teaching methods to suit the
different learning styles of her students. Parents are welcome to attend lessons with their children. Private
piano and theory lessons are offered from her home studio. Student recitals are held throughout the year.
Location: High Park near Keele subway
|Neil Martinez, BFA
Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours in Music. Experienced and award winning pianist, accompanist, improviser
and chamber musician. Students receive personal and focused instruction from the teacher.
Lessons are designed towards each individual student. Preparation for RCM exams from beginner to ARCT
and beyond. Mr. Martinez is also experienced in 20th / 21st century music and the techniques they require.
Repertoire selection is flexible, and the student is encouraged to seek out composers and pieces that
interest him or her. Learn sight reading skills, memorization techniques, develop ensemble sensitivity,
accompanying, effortless technique and become more efficient with your practice routine. Improvisation
also taught, the techniques of which can be applied to any style students wish â€“ from classical cadenzas
to modern genres. Using a compositional orientation, students develop skills in the creation of
spontaneous music. Lessons available in your home or my studio.
Qualifications: Diploma in Jazz Studies from Humber College. Eight years teaching experience.
Lessons focus on the basics of piano studies while incorporating the student's musical interests.
Studies in classical and jazz theory are also available. Take lessons in Darryl's studio or in your own home.
Location: Bloor & Old Mill
Qualifications: A.R.C.T. Piano Teacher's Diploma, Royal Conservatory of Music Bachelor of Music.
Education, Bachelor of Education, Member of ORMTA. Experience: Professional pianist/vocalist, songwriter,
recording artist, band conductor and music educator, teaching private piano lessons for over 20 years.
Teaching: All ages, all levels - beginner to professional A.R.C.T. All styles, classical, popular, jazz, rock n
roll, cocktail piano. Learn to play by ear. Theory, Rudiments - preparation for RCM exams.
Movement and postural techniques including The Alexander and Mitzvah Technique.
Learn with a gifted teacher! ARCT, Music Diploma in Piano Performance. Senior Level Teaching Certificate -
U of T. Former head of Music Department - Etobicoke Board of Education * 35 years of teaching experience
* European trained * Expert in adult piano instruction* Designed adult credit course for the Etobicoke Board
of Education * Pesonalized instruction * Beginners to advanced level. You are never too old to make music!
Location: Lakeshore-Parklawn area
B.F.A. York University. Mr. Wojcik has been instructing piano for the past fifteen years. He is aspiring to be a
pianist of the highest order, and these qualities permeate into his teaching craft.
Learn Beethoven, Chopin, Bach, Liszt, and others. Lessons range from beginner, to the most advanced
stages of piano virtuosity and culture. Theory lessons are also available.
Location: Islington and Elmhurst area, although lessons are given throughout the GTA.
I'm a Practical Piano & Music Theory teacher. My students perform in international events and some have
their own recordings. I have more than 30 years of experience as a teacher, performer and composer for TV
Shows and Series. I taught the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music - London programs in
Dubai and UAE (grades 1 til 8 + Diploma), and I have the ABRSM Advance Level. I also have Piano
Performer (Diploma) from the AMS in Syria. In addition, I have B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering from Aleppo
University.I made many concerts in different countries. I'm the Chairman of Young Talents: A group of 25
talented young musicians residing in the UAE, who range from 6-19 years of age. And I was the Head of the
Piano Section, at the Arab Institute for Music, Aleppo, Syria - 1982 to 1986. In addition, I was the Conductor
and Maestro of a sixty strong choir at Aleppo University, performing traditional Arab Music Works, distributed
over (Soprano - Alto - Tenor - Bass) in 1974 to 1979. See website above for my Resume.
Location: Kipling - Eglinton
I am female European classically trained pianist who has taught students of all ages at all levels from
beginner to university for over 25 years. I presently welcome children into my studio as young as 5 years of
age to begin an experience that will enrich their lives. My teaching style is supportive & encouraging and has
proven effective when my students compete at ORMTA and other competitions in Toronto. I prepare
students for Royal Conservatory exams but I also offer an individual repetoire designed to suite your
Location: Jane & Eglinton
|National Academy of Music
10 Piano Teachers. Keyboard rentals and sales. Since 1979.
Lessons also in Singing, Guitar, Violin, Flute, Drums, Theory, and more.
No registration fee. Classes for children to adults. Beginners welcome.
Our Conservatory of Music offers RCM curriculum or just for fun learning.
Watch our YouTube video located on our website homepage.
Open 7 days a week. Evening lessons also available.
Located on Eglinton between Mavis and Hurontario.
Come join the fun and learn!
|Jennifer Li Piano Studio
Bachelor of Music (with Honors) from the Faculty of Music, University of Toronto
ARCT in Piano Performance
ARCT in Piano Teaching
Highly qualified teacher with a very competitive rate.
Teacher of prize winning students at the Peel Music Festival and successful RCM examinations.
Innovative ideas and creative approaches catered to each individual.
Prepares students for all level RCM exams, recitals and competitions.
Patient and heavily invested in the success of each student!
Over eight years of teaching experience. All ages welcome. Book for your appointment today!
Location: Cawthra and Burnhamthorpe Road East
|David Burt Studio
David Burt is a professional pianist and instructor, teaching contemporary piano.
All levels, all styles.
"You go into a fine restaurant...some of your favourite songs are being played on a piano. The melody, the
harmony, the arrangement are superb...how did the musician learn to play like that...Let me show you."
Studio located near Royal York subway station.
|Ashley Beattie, B.F.A
8 years of experience teaching all ages, specializing in young beginners. Music lessons in your home,
availability during the day. B.F.A. in music performance. Preparation for RCM curriculum exams
as well as Conservatory Canada (including Contemporary Idiom).
Preparation for theory exams can be integrated into piano lessons, or taken separately.
Location: Islington & The Queensway