We offer 1 on 1 lessons in most instruments. This is the best way to focus on a specific topic and completely tailor your learning. Please contact the instructor directly to set up scheduling or fill out the placement form for us to suggest the best teacher for you.
Scott Arnold, RMT (ARMT), Off-Campus Instructor (MRU), Guitarist, Banjoist, Trombonist, Composer, Arranger, Guitar Guru (CBC), Counter-Culture Nomad (CBC), Benevolent Dictator, Author, Photographer, Dog Sledder, self committed member of The Asylum for Art, all 'round nice guy and graw as ... (Tracy A Smith) believes that art is a reflection of society and making art is a balance of expressing your own beliefs within the framework of our culture, but at the same time advancing the language and technique and ...
Aleksandra Danicic, grew up in Germany, where her principal violin teachers were Sylvia Reichardt and Eberhard Klemmstein at the Erlanger Musikinstitut. She continued her classical violin studies in Canada with Bill van der Sloot and Dr. Lise Elson. Aleksandra was on faculty at Medicine Hat College from 1993-1998 and at Calgary’s MRU conservatory from 1998-2018. She also worked as the coordinator, principal teacher and chamber music coach of the Junior, Intermediate and Associate violin classes in MRU’s Academy ...
An accomplished young conductor and saxophonist, Chinley Hinacay is steadily making himself known throughout Western Canada. Earning degrees from the University of Calgary (M.Mus) and the University of British Columbia (B.Mus), Hinacay dedicates himself to cultivating the musical potential of Canada and raising awareness for the fine arts.
Hinacay is currently the director of the Calgary Youth Wind Ensemble and has led multiple ensembles throughout Calgary and the Greater Vancouver Area as director, assistant conductor, and guest conductor ...
A love for all roots music has taken Jory Kinjo around the world in the last 20 years of his musical career. He has performed on bills with a range of artists from Ziggy Marley to ZZ Top. Kinjo was raised in R&B, Blues & Soul music, but his career has since touched on Jazz, Reggae, Ska and even Country music.
Kinjo joined Calgary soul band Mocking Shadows in 1999 and still plays with the band to this ...
Eileen Kosasih is a pianist, violinist, teacher, and visual artist based in Calgary. She has a B.A.Music (violin, Ambrose University) and M.Music (orchestral conducting, Azusa Pacific University) and piano diploma (American Musician's Guild). Current positions include principle 2nd violin with the Symphony of the Kootenays, concertmaster of St. David's United Orchestra, resident accompanist of UUphonia (choir), violist for Calgary Jazz Orchestra, and clinician for CPO's PhilKids (violin) and ClinicLine (violin and viola). She has also been faculty at ...
Wherever Victoria Luttrell finds herself is the best place on earth. She has an unusual ability to be fully present in the moment. Born into a musical family and raised at the foot of the Canadian Rockies, Victoria's passions were solidified from a very young age: music and the mountains. She received her Bachelor of Music in Musical Theatre from Oklahoma City University in 2017.
From Tchaikovsky to Simon and Garfunkel to Ella Fitzgerald, Victoria's diverse musical taste has contributed to her ...
Are you ready to discover your voice’s true potential? I believe anyone can sing as long as they have passion and perseverance.
My name is Kassandra Schantz. I grew up in Westlock, AB and from a young age I performed in many community theatre productions. (My debut on stage was as the baby in Fiddler on the Roof.) I attended my first opera at the age of 13, and it seemed to me like musical theatre on steroids ...
Eva Toncheva obtained her Bachelor of Music degree in Violin Performance jointly from the University of Lethbridge and the University of British Columbia in 2018. She joined the National Youth Orchestra of Canada in 2017 and 2018, touring the country coast to coast, as well as overseas in Germany and Scotland. Eva enjoys being immersed in Calgary’s rich musical community, offering her services both as a performer and as a teacher. She is currently serving as concertmaster of ...
Building on the influences of 1920s and 1930s Delta blues, played through amps and recording technologies of the 1940s and 50s, with the musical sensibilities of a child of the grunge-era 90s, Mike Watson channels the passion and emotion exploding out of old recordings from masters like Big Bill Broonzy, Son House and Blind Willie McTell, buoyed by his love of vintage tubes and the amplifiers that house them.
Playing professionally for over 10 years, in his live ...
Randal Arsenault (a.k.a. Dr. Zoo) is a singer, songwriter, recording artist and expert teacher in experiential education, and a parent of three children (ages 3, 6, 8). He holds a doctorate degree and has taught with the University of Alberta and Lethbridge College, and has spent 20 years working in Africa. With his Afro-Celtic band, Dr. Zoo has released 4 CDs and toured Canada, Japan, UK, and South Africa, winning multiple songwriting competitions and music award nominations (www.drzoomusic.com). His latest ...
2505 14 St SW
Opening January 2020, this new space will house all our classes and will feature an array of some of the best private lesson teachers in the city.