12001 Salaberry Blvd, Dollard-Des Ormeaux, QC H9B 2A7 · (514) 684-1012 Ext 213|centredesarts@ddo.qc.ca
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Music classes

Guitar Courses

Online courses run for 5 weeks.

For children (7+), teens and adults

Beginner to advanced, all styles of music

The focus of these guitar lessons is to develop the student’s appreciation of music and their core musical skills through learning songs in various styles. The skills developed in these sessions range from: proper technique, technical aspects of the instrument (scales, chords, arpeggios), musical interpretation and analysis, rhythm, theory and more.

Courses are offered online on various days of the week for blocks of ½ hour or 1 hour each, via the videoconferencing platform of your choice.

Choose a teacher and a time!

Please indicate your three choices of preferred times.

Karen Ho

Karen Ho

Karen Ho has an MA in Musicology from Université de Montréal and a Graduate Certificate in Music therapy from Concordia University. A teacher since 2003, she loves to share her experience of music with students of all ages and abilities. Never one to shy away from challenges, Karen is very resourceful and can adapt almost anything to a student’s interest. She can prepare her students to do Royal Conservatory exams. When she’s not teaching, she is most likely to be found travelling on epic cross-country road trips with her hairless and full of beans dog Juniper.

Kevin Bourne

Kevin Bourne

Kevin Bourne is a Montreal based jazz guitarist and graduate of the Jazz Faculty Program at McGill University.

Most recently, Kevin has been performing onboard the NCL Norwegian Sun as the guitarist for the ship’s showband, playing with artists from all over the world.

The most recent musical theatre productions Kevin has played guitar in was Bonnie and Clyde by Contact Theatre and Hedwig and the Angry Inch by In the Wings Promotions. Kevin has been as a freelance teacher for the past six years and has been working with the Dollard Centre for the Arts since September 2018.

Fees:

1/2 hour: DDO Res.: $105 / NR: $110
1 hour: DDO Res.: $210 / NR: $217

Registration: Ongoing

Questions? Contact us by email:

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Piano Courses

Each session runs for 5 weeks.

For children (5+), teens and adults – all levels

Emphasis is on appreciation of music and introduction to the basic aspects of musical training. The course explores reading musical scores, counting to rhythm in scores, proper hand position and techniques, musical signs and terms, sight reading and musical interpretation. Experienced students can be prepared for Conservatory exams.

All courses take place online via the videoconferencing platform of your choice in blocks of ½ hour or 1 hour each.

Choose a teacher and a time!

Please indicate your three preferred times.

Karen Ho

Karen Ho

Karen Ho has an MA in Musicology from Université de Montréal and a Graduate Certificate in Music therapy from Concordia University. A teacher since 2003, she loves to share her experience of music with students of all ages and abilities. Never one to shy away from challenges, Karen is very resourceful and can adapt almost anything to a student’s interest. She can prepare her students to do Royal Conservatory exams. When she’s not teaching, she is most likely to be found travelling on epic cross-country road trips with her hairless and full of beans dog Juniper.

Jelani Corbie

Jelani Corbie

Jelani Corbie started playing piano at the age of 7 and has been involved with music for over 30 years. In high school, he studied with the Royal Conservatory of Music, achieving a grade 7 diploma in piano and a music award. He holds a DEC in Popular Music and an ACE in Audio Recording Technology from Vanier College and a Bachelor’s Degree in Integrative Music from Concordia University. Jelani has been teaching at the Dollard Centre for the Arts since 2012. He is also a DJ and has just recently completed vocational studies in Business.

Fees:

1/2 hour: DDO Res.: $105 / NR: $110
1 hour: DDO Res.: $210 / NR: $217

Registration: Ongoing

Questions? Contact us by email:

register

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