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2nd Annual Hallowe’en Open House – Part 2

Ah yes…. all have been invited to the spooky event of the season!!!! Are you coming? and what will you be? Only three sleeps ’til we trick or treat!!!!

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2nd Annual Hallowe’en Open House – Part 1

Hallowe’en is a mere 18 days away and I have begun to prepare for the Studio’s annual Hallowe’en Open House (Oct. 31 from 3 – 5:30pm). This year’s festivities will include a Spooky Salon Concert (featuring students of the studio), … Continue reading

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The Autumn Leaves

Piano students, sisters Astoria and Phaedra with the leaves Phaedra brought as a bouquet for me. My favourite thing to do is string leaves so quickly we did and voila! Looks like Phaedra might be getting ready for some Hallowe’en … Continue reading

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Kaitlyn Records

A Three Song EP Coming Soon! Singer-Songwriter Kaitlyn Purvis is getting three of her songs (I Am This Country, In This Song, and Addicted) ready for an EP recording.  This past weekend Kaitlyn came in from London and she got … Continue reading

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September is here!

This is my favourite time of year. September means a fresh start to my own studies and creating strong connections with new and returning students. Already a week in (!) and I am so excited to see what we will … Continue reading

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Ava at Play Me I’m Yours

  Here is Ava, a lovely young student of mine, working some musical magic at one of the pianos that are part of “Play Me I’m Yours” – pianos placed in outdoor, public locations all around the city just begging to … Continue reading

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Culture Days in Stratford (Sept. 28, 29, 30)

I’ll be offering a number of sessions as a part of Culture Days here in Stratford – COME celebrate culture in all it forms – tons of free activities and interesting artistic adventures! here’s a link to the programs I’ve … Continue reading

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Kaitlyn comes 11th – Defining Moments Art Contest

Kaitlyn Purvis, Studio Student Extra-Ordinaire, entered the Defining Moments Art Contest by submitting her beautiful song I Am This Country. She has made it into the top 26 – with an impressive finish of 11th!!!! The 26 winners will have … Continue reading

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Guitar and Flute Lessons now too!

I have been preparing for some time to offer Guitar and Flute lessons. In fact I do have a number of students studying acoustic guitar with me already. Certainly, if you want to write songs the guitar and piano both … Continue reading

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Student Poster Art

There have been some lovely offerings from students this year – here are two recent posters created by young piano students – enjoy!

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