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The Music Room Private Lessons Westbank / West Kelowna
Whatever style of music, and whatever level of instruction, we are dedicated to helping you realize your musical goals. We promote child-centred learning. Our private lessons are personalized to the individual. All ages and levels welcome. Our studios have windows to the waiting-room and our teachers all have criminal records checks.
We have experience with a variety of special needs students.
Our instructors are highly qualified and experienced. More important - they are friendly!
The guitar program includes: Sight reading, Tab reading, chord symbols, major and minor scales and chords, strum and rhythm patterns, power chords, lead guitar and improvising, music theory, composition basics, finger-picking and flat-picking, slide guitar, and whatever else you're interested in or style you like. The emphasis is on being confident playing in a variety of situations - from the campfire to concert hall...You'll think like a musician!
All aspects of modern vocal technique from opera to pop, including, breathing, posture, warm-ups, song and key selection, and stage performance. The approach is modern and comprehensive. We have instant internet access to the latest songs and a variety of hi-tech learning programs. Local performance opportunities are offered.
Keyboard and Piano lessons:
Conservatory qualified instructors offer lessons customized to your child's style of learning, an encouraging, flexible and progressive program including sight-reading, individual and structured interpretation, classic technique, a variety of musical styles, ear and rhythm training, and music theory. Local performance opportunities are offered. You can choose from RCM and a variety of modern programs.
All varieties of bass technique are examined: country, rock, funk, slap, blues, etc., with an emphasis on the bassist's role as part of the rhythm section. Chord theory, composition and song structure are included. A variety of notation systems are used. Play-a-long with the instructor on guitar or backup music tracks.
Drum Lessons and Percussion:
Students are instructed in a variety of styles and techniques, with an emphasis on playing songs, not just patterns, with exposure to a variety of world beats and and all modern rhythm methods. We have instant access to all the songs you want to play.
Electronic Music Production and Recording
Comprehensive introduction to modern digital studio recording, covering all aspects from microphone techniques, digital and analogue effects, mixing, arranging, over-dubbing, etc. Also includes midi, sampling and video editing. Bring your ideas, and we will send you home with the tools to be the next big thing.
Violin and Fiddle lessons:
Introductory level violin and fiddle includes all aspects of proper technique: posture, bow grip, tuning, intonation, sight-reading, beat counting, ear training, introduction to theory, etc.
Mandolin, Banjo, Ukulele, Harmonica, etc. lessons are also available.