We are excited to announce that next year, our MUSICAL THEATRE CLASSES will ‘LET IT GO’ as they grow through producing the new musical Frozen JR. for their year-end show! For more information, please click here.Continue Reading →
Planning for next year is already well underway and as is the custom in the arts, we have a few staff changes to announce for the fall. First, please join us in bidding a very fond (but not until June) farewell to music instructors Mr. Jeremy and Ms. Katy. We thank these great teachers for their time and commitment to Music and Play and our students over the past few years and we wish them all the best in their ...Continue Reading →
As the Registrar/Administrator, you will work closely with the School Director and will be responsible for the day-to-day running of the Music and Play’s busy front office (class coordination, event, marketing, sales and administration), ensuring a welcoming and professional environment is maintained throughout the West Calgary location. For more information please click here.Continue Reading →
We are happy to welcome Ms. Sarah Irwin back to the Music and Play team. Ms. Irwin has been singing since the age of 10 and graduated from the Canadian College of Performing Arts in Victoria. For the last eight years, she has been pursuing a career in performing and has had the pleasure of being on stages across the country. Now back in Calgary to continue her education, Ms. Irwin ...Continue Reading →
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We are pleased to welcome Mr. Lyon Beckers to the Music and Play team this fall. Lyon holds a Bachelor of Music in composition, composes music for video games and plays the double bass in various local bands and ensembles. At Music and Play, Lyon will be offering private instruction in guitar, bass, theory and Ukulele and will also be leading group classes including our new group band program, “I’m In ...
We are excited to welcome Mr. Ovid Alexis to the Music and Play team. Mr. Alexis holds a Bachelor of Arts (music) from Berklee College of Music in Boston and is an accomplished educator, producer, arranger and composer.
Throughout his career, Mr. Alexis has worked and performed in over 30 countries, has recorded four albums and has had the opportunity to work and perform with some of the world’s leading musicians and we are ...Continue Reading →
We are excited to welcome Mr. Tigran Saakyan to the Music and Play team. Mr. Saakyan will be joining our music faculty in September 2018 where he will inspire our students as they further their classical piano education. Mr. Saakyan holds a Master of Music (piano performance and literature) and in addition to his passion for teaching, Mr. Saakyan is an active solo performer and chamber musician. To learn more about ...Continue Reading →
Music and Play is excited to present Student & Teacher Workshops, Improv Ensembles and Masterclasses featuring the music of, and led by, world-renowned UK composer Mr. Christopher Norton. Workshops will take place October 30th in Calgary and are open to teachers and students of various ages and abilities.
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