7 Lamps Music Studio: Lessons in Guitar, Theory, Voice, Bass, Uke, & Song Writing.

Lamps and tea have always been essential ingredients to relaxed and focused practice. That's why I have always made sure to have nice lamps in my studio and tasty tea in my cupboard. Book a lessons and enjoy this comfy space.

What I Teach:
Guitar: All Levels
Theory & Ear Training: All Levels

Ukulele: All Levels

Voice: Beginner to Intermediate

Bass: Beginner to Intermediate


Specialties:

  • jazz theory, harmony and stylistic playing

  • rock/pop/folk practical music theory

  • chord, scale and arpeggio knowledge

  • improvisation - rock, blues, jazz

  • ear training

  • songwriting and arranging

  • singing and playing

  • body tension and musical attention

  • help with learning your favorite songs

Single Lesson Rates: 
1/2 hour - $45
3/4 hour - $55
hour - $65

Package Promos: (Regular weekly lesson times only)

8 1/2 hour lessons: $320

4 3/4 hour lessons: $200

4 hour long lessons: $240

- feel free to ask me about low income rates.

Location: North Park Neighbourhood or Zoom.  

Qualifications:

  • Masters in Jazz Performance. University of Toronto. 2021.

  • Retail Action Network. Public Education Coordinator. 2019.

  • Diploma in Social Justice Studies. 2017.

  • Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies .Vancouver Island University. 2014.

  • Over fourteen years of private instruction experience

  • Past Instructor at Drum Wave Music School (2017-2019)

  • Past Faculty at Larsen Music (Victoria, 2015 & 2016)

  • Wildflower Music Studio, Guitar Instructor (Shawnigan Lake, 2014)

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Photo: Ross Whelan
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My Past Mentors:
I wouldn't able to teach without learning from these great musical minds: Pat Coleman, Lee Ellefson, Greg Meiklejohn, Geoff Young, Chris Donnelly, Mike Murley, Connie Lebeau, Neils Peterson, Ken Hall, Sherman Sheldon, Rob Cheramy, and many more. Thanks to each of you for your inspiration and guidance.