Why Music Smith Academy?
"Jennifer is such a great teacher, she is very creative in her instruction process, making me feel more comfortable and confident..."
TIPS FOR SUCCESS
It is our experience that a positive attitude, mixed with a healthy amount of self discipline developed through regular practicing, and a good helping of close teamwork between student, parent and teacher, make a good recipe for success.
Our mission is to help students to have a positive experience around music; to be curious, interested and excited about the process of learning, creating and performing music; to succeed in their endeavours, gain self esteem and confidence as well as experience the joy of making music.
CLASSES & PROCESS
MUSIC THEORY & HISTORY
Youth and Adult lessons in the comfort of your home, in accordance with your schedule. Our programmes are specifically designed to accommodate each students needs and skill level. Our main genres are Classical, Jazz, Show music and Popular.
As music is one of the 'Performance Arts', our programmes are performance based, and we provide performance opportunities twice a year.
Clients can be prepared to take R.C.M. examinations, both practical and theory.
Instructors are dedicated to making learning music enjoyable.
* Pricing for some Theory & Practical classes may vary depending on skill level and duration.
For a detailed cost breakdown, please contact us with your ability level, class you are interested
in and duration.
Have some questions or would like some further class details? Send us an email and we can discuss!
Jennifer ArmstrongOwner, Music Director
Jennifer Armstrong was educated in England, studying music at Trinity College of Music for four years, followed by one year as a professional percussionist with the Royal Ballet, Covent Garden Orchestra. Since coming to Canada she has had an extensive musical career being a professional musician, composer and teacher/Head of Department at the High School level.
In 2003 she founded Musicsmith Academy – a very successful teaching and performance company.
"I love making music, teaching music and working with people of any age. My approach is always friendly and encouraging, helping everyone to do the best that they can to achieve their goals..."