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Viola lesson given by a professional violist; welcome to young and adult beginners

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I have a bachelor's and a master's degree in viola interpretation, I have been teaching violin, viola and piano for 26 years, I am a member of the Sherbrooke Symphony Orchestra and am a freelance writer in the greater Montreal area.
I love sharing my passion with my motivated students. I like to give tips to practice well in order to make more progress and especially that you are satisfied with yourself.
By learning to play the viola with me, you will improve your concentration, your self-esteem and discover a new hobby. You will be able to play a piece that you like. I adapt to the level of the student. I am based on the external program of the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal. I have several books or methods. I am patient and the lessons are always given in a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere.

Extra information

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I suggest the following luthiers if you want to rent, buy or check out your viola:
La Maison du violon (Montreal and Laval);
Wilder & Davis (Montreal);

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The class is taught in:French, English

About Me

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I have a bachelor's and a master's degree in viola interpretation, I have been teaching violin, viola and piano for 26 years, I am a member of the Sherbrooke Symphony Orchestra and am a freelance writer in the greater Montreal area.

I love to share my passion with my students. I like to give tips to practice well in order to make more progress and especially that you are satisfied with yourself.

I have several books or methods. I am based on the external program of the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal. I adapt to the level of the student. I am patient and the classes always take place in a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere.

Education

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- Master's degree from the University of Montreal in viola interpretation (violin-viola)
- Bachelor's degree from McGill University in viola interpretation (violin-viola)
- McGill University compulsory piano lessons for 2 years
- Marianopolis College in violin then in viola
- Pierre-Laporte high school; violin music option
- Center d'Arts de Préville private piano lessons for 6 years

Training for a few summers:
- Lanaudière musical camp in violin
- Orford Arts Center in viola
- "Banff Center of the Arts" in viola
- the National Youth Orchestra of Canada in viola
- the Quebec Youth Orchestra in viola
- "Aspen Music School" in Colorado in viola

Experience / Qualifications

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I have been a member of the Orchester symphonique de Sherbrooke since 1997, freelance in various symphony orchestras in the greater Montreal area, violist and founder of the Ensemble musical Cordial (duo-trio-quartet) for weddings and funerals.

I have been teaching with us since 1995 and I was a general music teacher in primary schools for 4 years.

Reviews (2)

Prof très dynamique, organisée et qui vulgarise très bien la musique à un débutant. Elle est motivante. Je n’ai pas vu passé l’heure de cours que nous avons fait. Hâte au prochain cours!
Concentration sur le moment présent, calme, patience et inventivité sont autant de qualités que j’ai observées chez Chantal. Ses messages courriels sont à la fois des compléments et des rappels. Ses commentaires précis et son œil observateur m’amèneront à jouer d’ici quelques mois un petit air de Mozart sur un alto bien posé sur mon épaule gauche.
I have a bachelor's and a master's degree in viola interpretation, I have been teaching violin, viola and piano for 26 years, I am a member of the Sherbrooke Symphony Orchestra and am a freelance writer in the greater Montreal area. I love sharing my passion with my motivated students. I like to give tips to practice well in order to make more progress and especially that you are satisfied with yourself. By learning to play the violin with me, you will improve your concentration, your self-esteem and discover a new hobby. You will be able to play any piece you like. I adapt to the level of the student. I have several books or methods. I am based on the external program of the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal. I am patient and the lessons are always given in a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere.
I have a bachelor's and a master's degree in viola interpretation, I have been teaching violin, viola and piano for 26 years, I am a member of the Sherbrooke Symphony Orchestra and am a freelance writer in the greater Montreal area. I love to share my passion with my motivated students. I like to give tips to practice well in order to make more progress and especially that you are satisfied with yourself. By learning to play the piano with me, you will improve your concentration, your self-esteem and discover a new hobby. You will be able to perform a piece that you liked. I adapt to the level of the student. I have several books or methods. I am based on the external program of the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal. I am patient and the lessons are always given in a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere.

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