JCC School of Music

We are pleased to offer group classes for young children, and private instrument and voice lessons for all ages.

TO BOOK YOUR LESSONS please contact
Dana Camil Hewitt, School Director
604.257.5156
dana@jccgv.bc.ca

MARINA SHEVERSKY
Piano

Marina Sheversky is a European trained piano teacher with a M.A.in Music and has over 30 years of experience. Marina teaches piano in a wide variety of musical styles and genres, from classical to jazz, blues and pop music. Marina’s aim is to inspire students for a life-long love and enjoyment of music as well as self – direction.
Private lesson fees: $60/1 hour $47/45 min $35/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.

MONDAYS, TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS

ANDRÉA TREMBLAY-LEGENDRE

Piano, Preschool Group Piano

Andréa is a graduate of UBC with an Artist Diploma and holds a M.A. from University of Ottawa. Andréa has performed in master classes for Angela Hewitt, Jean Saulnier, Jacques Rouvier, Robert Levin, etc. and in 2013, she won the first place in the piano category at the National Final of the Canadian Music Competition.
Private lesson fees: $60/1 hour $47/45 min $35/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.
MONDAYS & THURSDAYS

PRESCHOOL GROUP PIANO age 3-4
Instructor: Andrea Tremblay-Legendre
Learn piano fundamentals: note recognition, rhythms, dynamics.
Max. 4 students/ group.
Thursdays 2:30-3:00 – Group A #7969;
Thursdays 3:00-3:30 – Group B #7970
Session A Sept 20-Dec 20
14 classes M:$175 R:$215
Session B Jan 10 – Mar 14
10 classes M:$125. R:$155
Session C Apr 4 – June 13
9 classes M:$115 R:$140

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LINDSAY WARNOCK
Voice, Piano

Lindsay is a professional actor, singer, musician and dancer. She holds a B​.A. of Performing Arts from Capilano University and has been working for companies such as Arts Club, Gateway and Theatre Under the Stars. She appeared as The Tin Man in Gateway Theatre’s The Wizard of Oz and many other roles.​ Lindsay also teaches our Summer Musical Theatre Camps.
Private lesson fees: $60/1 hour $47/45 min $35/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.

MONDAYS & THURSDAYS

BILLIE SMITH
Violin, Piano

Billie has been playing the violin for 18 years in many different genres including fiddle, bluegrass, and jazz. She has the ARCT diploma in Violin Performance from the Royal Conservatory of Music. Billie has played in masterclasses with Rachel Barton Pine, Vadim Gluzman, Philipe Quint, Tasmin Little, and Martin Beaver. She is currently completing her studies at UBC with Professor David Gillham, and plays in the UBC symphony orchestra.
Private lesson fees: $60/1 hour $47/45 min $35/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.

MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS

LAINE LONGTON
Cello

Laine has been playing the cello since the age of 5 and holds a B.Mus in Performance from the UVic and a M. Mus from the University of Illinois. She is currently studying as a Doctoral of Musical Arts student at the UBC. She has been teaching students of all ages and abilities since 2006 believes in a personalized approach for each student.
Private lesson fees: $60/1 hour $47/45 min $35/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.

WEDNESDAYS

LEON FELDMAN
Guitar, Keyboard

Leon is a multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, audio engineer and music instructor born and raised in Vancouver. Leon graduated from the VCC School of Music where he majored in Jazz and Contemporary Guitar Performance. While pursuing a career in music with local groups like ‘Glass Kites’ and ‘Panther & The Supafly’, Leon has been active in teaching private guitar, keyboard and theory lessons for many years.
Private lesson fees: $55/1 hour $44/45 min $33/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.

TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS

JEFF TOBIN
Drums

Jeff has been playing, performing, teaching and recording on the drum set since he was 8. He furthered his drumming studies by taking lessons with a percussionist from the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and later started playing with the band ColorWheel and performed in Vancouver. “Playing and teaching the drum set is a passion that brews inside. I couldn’t think of doing anything else and I feel so fortunate to be making a career out of it.”
Private lesson fees: $65/1 hour $47/45 min $35/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.

TUESDAYS & WEDNESDAYS

ANNA WRIGHT
Saxophone

Anna Wright has recently completed her Masters in Saxophone Performance at UBC. Originally from Edinburgh, Scotland, she is currently also studying Ethnomusicology at UBC. Anna has taught saxophone at the Junior Napier music school as part of Edinburgh Napier University, where she mentored students preparing for university entry, and has taught saxophone privately for over 5 years.
Private lesson fees: $60/1 hour $47/45 min $35/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.

TUESDAYS

ANDREA MINDEN
Flute

Andrea, B. Mus., flutist, found sound instrumentalist and teacher, graduated from the UBC School of Music. She was an original member of the Robert Minden Ensemble, a renowned young audience music and theatre company which toured internationally and has been featured on Sesame Street. Andréa is a well known Vancouver musician and teacher and welcomes new students.
Private lesson fees: $50/1 hour $38/45 min $30/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.

WEDNESDAYS & THURSDAYS

DAVID SKULSKI
Oboe, Recorder

Well known to the musical world in Vancouver, Mr. Skulski was appointed solo English Horn with the Vancouver Symphony at the age of 17. After leaving the VSO he played with the CBC Radio orchestra and the Orquesta Sinfónica de Xalapa (Mexico). On returning to Canada, he founded Early Music Vancouver. As a teacher, he recently gave a course on the history of musical instruments at SFU. He also plays and teaches the recorder and other historical instruments.
Private lesson fees: $60/1 hour – payable every 4 lessons.

WEDNESDAYS

SHAWN EARLE
Clarinet

Clarinetist Shawn Earle is an active soloist, orchestral and chamber musician, and music educator. He holds an M.Mus degree and has performed throughout North America and Europe with various orchestras and chamber ensembles, as well as delivering solo recitals. Shawn is also passionate about music education and has taught numerous clinics and master classes.
Private lesson fees: $60/1 hour $47/45 min $35/30 min – payable every 4 lessons.

THURSDAYS