|Winter Music Studio
Bachelor of Music Degree in Honours Music from McMaster University
Early Childhood in Music Education Diploma from Toronto Royal Conservatory of Music.
Membership: Music Teachers National Association, and Ontario Registered Music Teacher
Diploma of Associate of The Royal Conservatory of Music (A.R.C.T.) Piano Performance and Piano Teacher
RCM certified teacher - Piano Advanced Specialist and Theory Advanced Specialist
Over 20 years of outstanding teaching experience.
Lessons focus on accommodating the individual needs and expectations.
In teaching process focus is on both: playing techniques and different styles of music.
All ages and all levels. Affordable prices.
Current student's age range from 4 to 19. Welcome Adult students.
Preparation for RCM exams from Grade 1 to ARCT (Piano, Rudiments, History, Harmony).
Coaching for auditions, competitions & festivals. One recital per year.
Piano accompaniment for strings, voice, woodwinds, brass, percussion, etc.
In my home-studio, it also offers 2-5 kids group music class for children. This class is designed to provide
children with an introduction to music in a positive and enjoyable atmosphere. Children experience singing,
music reading and writing, playing piano, ear training and creating music. After having these classes,
children can enhance their learning ability and skills by continuing with one-on-one private piano lesson.
Class schedule: 30 mins - 45 mins class per week .
Age Requirement: 4-7 years old
We have Music Summer Camp for age 7-13 children in July this year,
Check out www.wintermusicstudio.com/summer-music-camp
Studio Location: Major Mackenzie Drive and Leslie Street
|David Liu (Staccato Music Studio)
~ Outstanding RCM exam result with highest mark of 95!
~ Oustanding 2013 Piano Competition Results with 10 entrances and 10 wins (100%)!
~ Over 20 years of piano and violin experience, classical and contemporary (pop music) style teacher.
~ Offers piano music lessons in Mississauga, Richmond Hill, Markham, Vaughan, Toronto
~ 100% passing rate for all levels of Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM) exams
~ Exam results rank in Top 2% in Canada.
~ Specializing in beginners to grade 8 level from age 5 to 15
~ Combination of traditional and contemporary teaching methods to increase interests and motivation
towards piano, enhance regular practice habits in a fun learning environment.
~ Piano accompaniment for strings, woodwinds, and much more!
FREE TRIAL LESSON!!! COME AND EXPERIENCE A 15-20 MINS DEMO CLASS
BEFORE ANY COMMITTMENTS ARE MADE
Locations: Bayview & Highway 7
~ Ph.D. in Piano Performance - Ball State University, Muncie, IN, USA.
~ B.A., M.A., Post Graduate Degree in piano performance, teaching and accompaniment - Yerevan, Armenia,
USSR (evaluated by CES at the University of Toronto)
~ M.A. in Education - Ball State University, IN, USA
~ Active Member of Ontario Registered Music Teachers' Association
~ Teacher of the Year - International Professional of 2005, awarded by the
International Biographical Centre of Cambridge, England.
Immersion of the best practices of European (Russian & Armenian) and North American music education
offered by fully credentialed professional piano teacher and performer, currently - the Collaborative Artist at
the University of Toronto and the Royal Conservatory of Music at Young Artists' Performance Academy.
~ All ages - all levels. Affordable prices. Free introductory lesson.
~ Preparation for RCM exams from Grade 1 to ARCT (Piano, Theory, Harmony).
~ Coaching for auditions, competitions & festivals.
~ Two studio recitals per year.
~ Piano accompaniment for strings, voice, woodwinds, brass, percussion, etc.
18 years of outstanding experience in teaching (music schools, conservatories and universities),
accompanying and performing in Armenia, Russia, Romania, Italy, United Kingdom, USA, and Canada.
Strongest recommendations from the world-known music professors (partly available on the website).
Studio Location: Finch & Warden intersection.
(3 min. walk from Bridlewood Mall)
|Piano Lessons: Piano Teachers in Markham
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|Adrienne Samuel- Music For Young Children Certified
B. ED. MYCC. MYC provides a comprehensive child centered music program that integrates keyboard,
singing, ear training, sight reading, creative movement, rhythm, music theory and music composition.
Children between the ages of 6 months to 11 and their parents benefit by acquiring solid music education
in a fun group-based environment that enhances parent/child involvement. For anyone older than 11, MYC
has other options to help you learn in a fun relaxed environment with measurable and achievable goals.
MYC children who complete the most advaced level of MYC training are well prepared for early intermediate
piano studios, or study of another instument. The studio offers private lessons for both children and adults
in Classical and contemporary piano training. Private lessons are available in my studio or in your home.
Studio Location: 9th Line and Hwy 7
|Mima Veljkovic (Studio Mima)
With over 8 years of teaching experience, Studio Mima has followed a philosophy of teaching with fun and
flare! Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM), Teacher's ARCT Practical in Piano Pedagogy, RCM Examinations
Private Home Studio . Styles Taught: Classical (primarily), Pop, Contemporary . Other focuses: Keyboard
Theory, Music History/Musicology, Kindermusik ". The main priority is to accomodate how the student feels
about the music" - Studio Mima . All ages welcome!
Location: Hwy 7 and 9th Line (near Markham Stouffville Hospital)
|Arts Integra Centre For Music and the Arts
Arts Integra Centre for Music and the Arts offers a wide range of Highly Qualified and Professional teachers
from instrumental lessons to vocal coaching, drama classes, children's theatre, academic tutoring and
speech arts. We welcome students of all ages, interests and levels of ability and our professional
instruction is of the highest standards of excellence and artistic integrity. All private lessons are individually
tailored to meet the needs of each and every student, fostering the desire for learning, experimentation,
freedom, expression and creativity! Arts Integra is deeply dedicated to the success of all participants, and
cares that each student is confident in their progress.
Royal Conservatory of Music (RCMT) Affiliated. Bachelor of Music, Faculty of Music, University of Toronto.
15 years experience. Private lessons only. Classical training towards RCMT certification examinations.
Beginner to Advanced
Located at 9th Line and 407
Has a performers certificate in violin from The Trinity College of Music, London, England. He is a
professional drummer and a jazz pianist and has been teaching at the Cosmo School of Music, Richmond
Hill since 1996 also at the Stellar music Conservatory, Newmarket and gives private instructions at home.
Located at Markham / Steeles
ARCT, RMT, Member of Ontario Registered Music Teachers' Association. Piano & Theory Lessons - all ages
36 years teaching experience - wonderful results! Preparation for RCM Examinations, Festivals, Auditions
and Recitals or just the opportunity to learn, appreciate and enjoy.
Welcoming new students. Enthusiasm and Dedication required.
Located at: Bayview & Green Lane
|Judi M. Ayotte
www.cfaa.ca/files/flash/musicteacher.htm (with map)
ARCT Certified - Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM). Active member of the Ontario Registered Music
Teachers Association (ORMTA). Executive member of the Markham Branch of the ORMTA.
Teacher of piano technique and music theory since 1980 in Markham. Current up-to-date teaching
techniques. Experienced teaching both children and adults of all ages, excellent rapore.
Private lessons in comfortable home studio. Classic piano style with attention to composition, sound and
hand technique. Prepare students for all RCM levels of piano, theory, harmony history exams.
Instills a love of music. Proven results. Annual music concert.
Location: Hwy#7 and 9th Line, one mile east of Markham Road / Hwy#48
|Kelly Carter, Accredited Simply Music Teacher
Simply Music is a revolutionary, Australian-developed piano method that has students of all ages playing
great-sounding blues, classical, contemporary and accompaniment pieces immediately, from their very first
lessons! This method can achieve in MONTHS what would take YEARS with traditional lessons.
Trained and experienced in teaching all ages, and musical backgrounds. Call to register for a FREE
introductory session to learn more about this remarkable program and the results we are able to achieve.
Location: Ninth Line and Sixteenth Avenue
416-816-3890 or 905-294-8332
Providing entry-level piano training Royal Conservatory of Music Grades 1-6. Teaching not limited to
classical music. Can delve into popular music, love songs, christmas carols, etc.
Completed Grade 10 RCM and all Pre-requisites. Over 12 years of experience
Location: 14th Avenue & Markham Road
|Esch Music Academy
Preparation for Royal Conservatory of Music Exams and competitions. Accepting students of all ages and
levels with good learning attitude. Musikgarten (early childhood music) program. Theory courses for all
levels also available. Students have been accepted into important undergraduate music programs.
Students have won prizes in local, provincial and national contests in Canada.
2 Locations: 1) Woodbine / 16th Ave. 2) Markham Rd. / Hwy. 7
Currently a university student majoring in piano performance. Experiences in teaching private lessons.
Beginners are welcome! Students of all ages and levels are welcome. Loves working with children.
Theory lessons also available.
Location: Markham Rd and 16th Avenue
Basic Skills for that new Keyboard. Play Classics, Play Hymns, Play for Fun. Learn in an easy relaxed
atmosphere. RCM and Theory offered. 15+ years of experience teaching and professional musician.
Music Therapist & Licensed KINDERMUSIK instructor, Accepting registrations at any time!
Location: near Markville Mall
Professional piano teacher with over 15 yrs of teaching experience. Travel to your home (Markham,
Richmond Hill). Preparation for the RCM examinaions (Grade 1-10). Outstanding examination results
(Merit) for many years. Fun and effective teaching methods.
Teach classical to theatrical, or any types of music for leisure. All ages welcome.
Location: Markham Rd & 14th Ave.
Concert Player, Accompanist, Teacher (RCM). Master of Music (Moscow Conservatory). Piano and Theory
Lessons for Children and Adults in my home studio (Yamaha grand piano C-7). All RCM levels, festivals,
competitions, annual studio recitals. 15 years ofteaching experience. Past and current students include
RCM graduates (ARCT Diploma), Silver Medalist of the RCM Examinations (highest marking Ontario),
Member of "Spivakov Foundation" and Prize Winners onInternational piano competitions:
"Giovani Promesse", Taranto, Italy; International piano competition "N.Rubinstein", Paris, France;
Rabat, Marocco; "Rovere d'oro",San Bartolomeo, Italy; "Petar Konyovich", Yugoslavia;
"Citta diGorizia", Italy; Chesh Republic, Usti nad Labem.
Location: John & Bayview
|Werner T. W. Chan
I hold a Bachelor's and a Master's Degree in Music, University of Missouri Kansas City, USA.
(Piano Scholarship throughout undergrad studies). I am offering free trial lesson to beginner age 5 or older.
I teach piano preparation RCM exam grade 1 to 10. Music Theory all grades. Composition (song writing).
I teach music lessons in English, French, Cantonese and Pu Tong Hua.
Location: 16th Street & McCowan Rd.
|88 Keys Studio
88 Keys is Toronto's premier creative music education school, specializing in Kindermusik
(newborn to age 7), Viva! (joy of singing for age 4 to 8), Suzuki Strings & Piano (ages 3 ½ and up), and
private instruction (children and adults). The core belief of the 88 Keys approach is that musical learning is
more than music alone. The proven methodology is built on the music education philosophies of Orff
(German),Kodaly (Hungary), Suzuki (Japan), Dalcroze (Switzerland) and Montessori (Italy).
3 locations: Toronto, Richmond Hill, Markham
Stella is an experienced piano teacher, accompanist and theory teacher. She has been teaching piano and
theory for the past fifteen years and has extensive experiences preparing students for both the Royal School
of Music (RCM) and the Associated Board of the Royal School of Music (ABRSM) examinations. For the past
six year, she has been Music Panel Chairperson in both primary and secondary schools in Asia where she
taught music. For her complete biography, piano performances and private lesson rates, please visit
website above. Location: Warden and Highway 7
A qualified and experienced teacher in piano and theory dedicated to educate students to appreciate and
enjoy music. More than 20 years of experience playing piano and more than 8 years of experience teaching
piano and theory. All ages and levels accepted, especially experienced with beginners and children.
RCM practical and theory examinations. All students received high academic standing.
FREE ASSESSMENT. Please visit website for more info and teaching philosophy.
Location: Major Mackenzie Drive and Hwy 404
Bachelor and Master of Music Degree - The Juilliard School, NY. Graduate Artist Diploma - The Glenn Gould
School of The Royal Conservatory of Music. Examiner for The Royal Conservatory of Music. Piano Lessons
for all levels beginner to A.R.C.T. Coaching for Music Festivals and Competitions. Preliminary Rudiments &
Harmony. Studio Piano, Steinway 9 ft concert grand. As a community music teacher since 1989, an
established concert artist and former teacher of The Royal Conservatory of Music, Alan provides excellent
training for advanced students and young beginners. Alan's teaching philosophy inspires students to reach
their highest artistic potential in a creative learning environment. Over the years students have received
awards from the Ontario Registered Music Teacher's Association, the Richmond Hill, Markham and North
York Music Festivals, Toronto Kiwanis Music Festival and The Royal Conservatory of Music, Gold Medal
Award. Striving for artistic excellence through inspired learning!
Location: Cornell Park Avenue, East of Bur Oak Avenue
Certified Yamaha Piano & Electronic Organ, Music for Young Children teacher, over 20yrs experienced,
Piano, Organ, Keyboard, Theory Lessons for all ages, all levels. Preparation for RCM Exam, Piano
Competition. Using Yamaha teaching method can increase the student's hearing, notes reading, singing,
composing, music writing, music appreciation, rhythm clapping, percussion ability. Using EL-90 model for
organ lesson. Free Trial Lesson! Location: Carlton & McCowan
Piano Performance Diploma since 2001. Over 10 years teaching experience - excellent result !
Experienced teaching both children and adult. Flexible schedule on weekdays and weekends.
Lessons are held in a spacious and inviting environment Speak English and Cantonese
Location: Kennedy / Major Mac
Honours B.A, B. Ed, M. Ed. Royal Conservatory of Music - ARCT Certified.
Professional teacher with over 10 years of experience - Excellent results! All students have attained 80
percent or higher in their RCM Exams. Specialize in working with children and adolescents. Preparation for
RCM Practical Exams at all levels. Flexible schedules on Weekdays and Weekends.
Lessons are held in a spacious and inviting environment Speaks Cantonese and English
2 Locations: McCowan Rd. and Sixteenth Ave. / Woodbine Ave. and Major Mackenzie Rd.
Piano lessons for beginners and intermediate players, age 5 and older. Russian style.
First lesson is FREE.
Location: Highway 7 and Bullock Dr.
|Heritage Music Academy
Heritage Music Academy offers music lessons and specializes in comprehensive music programs for
aspiring musicians. Our comprehensive programs include weekly private and group classes, musicianship
training and performance opportunities. We provide our students the tools to achieve their full musical
potential in an environment that promotes the lifelong enjoyment and appreciation of music.
Our talented faculty can teach piano, vocal, guitar, violin, viola, cello, double bass, and many others.
We also offer theory programs to prepare for RCM examinations and kids with special needs.
Location: Markham Rd and 16th Ave.
|World Academy of Music
Piano, Violin, Vocal, Musical Theatre, Theory. Maya - Director of Art
Faculty - highly qualified teachers with Russian, European and Canadian experience
Location: Woodbine Ave. & Hwy 7
Mmus, Bmus, FTCL, LRCL, ATCL, ORMTA. Studied in France with Nadia Boulanger, taught at U. of T. for 16
years, Royal Conservatory for 9 years. Senior examiner in theory and piano for the RCME.
Offers piano and theory in a nurturing and positive environment.
Over 30 years experience. Instruction in either French or English.
Location: Woodbine and 16th
Lessons in improvisation, jazz or classical conservatory for all ages. This is your opportunity to learn to play
beyond what is written on the sheet music. Learn to play by ear and harmonize the melodies of your
favourite tunes. Learn to read music. Go beyond to read lead sheets and create your own unique
interpretations. I am a graduate of the classical conservatory process who has continued on to study
with some of the top jazz pianists. I am currently playing solo piano professionally
(see www.thosekeys.com) around the GTA.
Location: Highway 7 and McCowan
|Piano Studio of Brian R. Bennett
B.A. Mus., A.R.C.T., B.Ed., M.S.Ed. Principal of the Ben Heppner Vocal Music Academy and Heather Heights
P.S. with the Toronto District School Board. A graduate of the Royal Conservatory of Music, Brian has been
teaching piano and theory classes in Markham for over 20 years. Excellent preparation for Royal
Conservatory Examinations. Successfully prepared many students for their RCM piano and theoretical
written examinations in theory, history and harmony with students achieving excellent results.
Currently accepting new students from Beginner to Advance level.
Location: 16th Ave. and Main Street
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
ARCT; Master of Music, Bachelor of Education (OISE), Bachelor of Music - University of Toronto
Currently teaching at Toronto School for Strings and Piano. Royal Conservatory of Music and in my home
studio. May travel to students home within reason. Over 15 years teaching experience.
I offer: Classical piano study from Beginner grades to ARCT, specializing in intermediate grades.
Preparation for all RCM Exams, Festivals and Auditions. Students receive solid technical training,
excellent exam results. Accepting dedicated serious students at any time of the year.
Location: Markham - close to the 404 and Hwy 7