Welcome 2017-2018

Welcome back to the new school year!

We are looking forward to learning new repertoire and focusing on new goals for this coming school year: examinations, festivals and concerto opportunities

As usual, on the first week of lessons each student will be provided with a studio calendar but you are welcome to use the Student Resources page for any additional copies.



You are invited to an evening of music for clarinet, featuring works by Arnold, Horovitz, Brahms and Weber.


Amanda Kinnear (clarinet)

Adelheid Mancila (piano)

Lou Dunand-Vincent (cello)

Location: St. Thomas United Church

Date: Sunday, June 18th @7pm

Admission: $15 at the door

June Recital 2017

With only a few weeks left of this semester, we have prepared some beautiful pieces to perform at our June Recital to conclude this school year.

Date: Saturday, June 17

Time: 4:15pm

Location: St. Thomas United Church

Last day of lessons: June 24th

Mock Exams

May 22 – No lessons (Victoria Day)

In preparation for the RCM June practical examinations session, we have scheduled our mock exams on:

Saturday, June 3rd starting at 3:30pm

Concerto Showcase 2017

You are invited to our first annual studio Concerto Showcase performance.


Athena Churchill

Hana Kawakami

Guest performers:

Rebeca Dumitru

Adelheid Mancila


Celebration Concerto for Two Pianos by L.F. Olson

Concerto Romantique for Two Pianos by C. Rollin


Date: Friday, May 19th @ 6:30pm

Location: Michael Lipnicki Fine Pianos

Admission: Free

Festival Workshop & May Masterclass 2017

We have some exciting and busy months ahead of us; as such, we have scheduled some performances in preparation for the festivals, recitals and exams that are right around the corner.

Sunday, April 23rd @ 10:30am – Festival/Concerto Workshop

Saturday, May 6th – May Masterclass

Session 1 @ 3:30pm

Session 2 @ 4:45pm

Family Day, Mock Exams, Spring Break

Already hoping for Spring to be here, we have a  few important dates to follow:

Monday February 20thNo Lessons (Family Day)

Tuesday, March 7thRCM Examinations for May-June Registration Deadline

Saturday, March 11thMock Exams starting at 3:30pm

Monday, March 27 to Saturday, April 1stSpring Break

Happy New Year 2017

Congratulations to all of our students who have performed so beautifully this Winter Recital.

Some important dates to follow:

January 3rd – Lessons resume

January 4th – RCM registration deadline for April examinations

January 14th – Mock Exams for January examinations


A Musical Christmas

This Holiday Season, you are invited to join us as Adelheid Mancila (piano) and Irina Popescu (mezzo soprano) perform some of the most beloved Christmas Carols.

The event will take place at Steinway Piano Gallery  on Thursday, December 22nd at 6:30pm.

The admission is free. 

Winter Recital 2016

Date: Saturday, December 17th

Time: 4:15pm

Location: St. Thomas United Church

You are welcome to invite your friends and family to join us as we perform our favourite pieces, repertoire for the upcoming examinations and Christmas Carols.


The lessons will continue as scheduled on December 17th, 19th, 20th and 21st.

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