Hello music students and parents,
Our lesson season gets underway on Tues Sept 6.
New and returning teachers:
We have two new Voice teachers, taking over Jill's students. Talietha Sangha (Voice & Piano - Mon/Wed) and Eryn Sharpe (Voice-Thurs). Both are very personable and very talented singing teachers.
On Voice, Kim Denness-Thomas is back! (Tues, Fri, Sat)
On the Drums, we welcome Jon Miller (Thurs), taking over Sean's drum chair. Jon's a lovely, gentle guy, a very experienced jazz musician, and teacher.
On Piano, Laura Cousins (Wed) is back!
On Piano, Daniel Martins (Sun/Mon) is back!
On Piano, we welcome Al Kornelson (Tues/Thurs) a very caccomplished pianist and delightful person, comfortable teaching the Royal and Canadian Conservatory Methods, exam prep, and accompanying. Happy teaching non-classical styles, as well.
On Bass, Ian McElroy is back, grooving deep on Tues and Sundays.
On Guitar, Paul Mowbray returns (Mon-Thurs), and watch for his great Saturday Workshops on Blues Guitar and Rockabilly Guitar, this fall. Scotty Moore and Carl Perkins in Oct / Nov.
On Guitar, we welcome back Tyler Lieb (Wed). Tyler taught with us for 2 years, then went off to Boston & Montreal for 4, now he's back again. A delightful human being, musician, and teacher. Highly skilled in jazz, folk, rock, and more.
On Guitar, Gabe Pietrzak (Sat) A gifted guitarist, just 21, he's especially friendly and capable of teaching technically advanced styles ( Jazz/metal/ fusion).
On Guitar, Lonny Koch (Mon, Tues, Fri, Sat) Electric and acoustic guitar, bass guitar, ukulele. Americana: blues, rock, country, rockabilly, surf, pop...great with all ages, beginners to advancing musicians.
This year more energy is going into creating new ways to bring music into students lives, through performances, workshops, master-classes, recording sessions, and singing and guitar groups.
Davie St - Guitar, Voice, Piano, Bass
St Matthias Hall - Voice, Piano
Allenby St - Band Camps
Cobble Hill - Piano (Daniel)
Drop us a line. Look forward to meeting you soon!
Lonny and the gang at SIS ☺
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