Informal teacher discussions are held on the 3rd Thursday of most months
for professional and personal support.
For more information about where and when, contact the Pedagogy Chair Susan de Burgh.
All members welcome!
When: Wednesday, 19 September 2018, 9:30 am
Where: Tom Lee Music - 2401 Millstream Road
Speaker: Noel McRobbie
Topic: The teaching of Leschetizky. Leschetizky was the teacher of Paderewski, Artur Schnabel, Fanny Zeisler, Mieczyslav Horszowski, Alexander Brailowsky, Benno Moiseiwitsch, Elly Ney, Ossip Gabrilowitsch, Mark Hambourg, Isabelle Vengerov, Paul Wittgenstein, Vasily Safonov, and other notable musicians.
Leschetizky, a towering figure in piano pedagogy and performance, lived from June 22, 1830 to November 14, 1915.
There will be a piano masterclass with Noel McRobbie following the meeting from 12:00 - 2:00 pm. Please contact Susan de Burgh if you have a student who would like to play.
Please bring guests!
Need a ride? Contact: [email protected]
Where: Highland Pacific Golf Club, 450 Creed Road
Speaker: Composer Janet Danielson will entertain us with a special presentation.
Coffee, Tea, and Juice
Cost: $17 - includes tax and gratuity
Please register and send your payment to our treasurer by November 2, 2018, or bring it to the September General Meeting.
c/o Lisa Guthrie
487 Dressler Road
Colwood BC, V9C 3E8
If you would like to become a member of the Victoria Branch of the BC Registered Music Teacher's Association or would like more information on membership, please click on the links below.
Contact: Rafael Oei