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A PASSION FOR SHARING

THE JOY OF MUSIC

Whether you are looking for piano lessons for yourself or for your child, I would love to speak to you about how I can help you on your musical journey.

 

Since 2004, I have been privileged to guide hundreds of piano and theory students. It is my greatest joy to see their confidence blossom as they learn and grow as musicians. From the very first lessons, I integrate repertoire, technique, sight reading, theory, and ear training to ensure that my students don’t simply learn to play pieces, but to love and understand music. I set clear expectations for home practice, while keeping the atmosphere light and fun. As they progress, I give my students the option to pursue exams with the Royal Conservatory of Music, and I work with students and parents to ensure they are well-prepared. 

I also offer one-on-one Theory Lessons in preparation for the Royal Conservatory of Music Theory Exams.

If you’re interested in lessons, please contact me below, and we can set up a meeting to discuss your goals.

 
 

ABOUT ME

After graduating from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2003, I began teaching piano in Ottawa while continuing my piano and theory studies with Paulette Price and Sandra Cooke. I received my ARCT (Piano Teacher) Diploma with First-Class Honours from the Royal Conservatory of Music. For many years I served on the council of the Ottawa Region Branch of the Ontario Registered Music Teachers Association. I am currently a full member of the Québec Music Teachers' Association. I have also taught drama and musical theatre to children and teens for the past 15 years, co-authoring four original musicals and many children’s plays.

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ON-LINE LESSONS
 

Beginning in 2020, I’m excited to begin offering on-line lessons. All you need is a laptop or tablet, and you can take piano lessons in the comfort your home. Lessons are offered via the Zoom application, which is very simple to use. If you’re interested in learning on-line, I’m offering a 15-minute meeting and mini-lesson at no charge. Please contact me using the form below to learn more.

“We are very fortunate to have found Andrea.  She is exactly what we had always looked for in a piano teacher, and much more!  Since our daughter started taking lessons with her, we can clearly see a huge improvement in sight reading and in understanding the rudiments, as well as in her daily home practices where she no longer struggles with the reading of the music.  Now she really enjoys learning new and more challenging pieces, and is always looking forward to her weekly lesson.  Andrea is a young and enchanting teacher who is completely dedicated to the success and happiness of her students and we would not trade her for anything in the world” - N. Caspi

 
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