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Domanie Billinghurst-Schadek – Music Equals

Specializes In: Violin, Voice, Music Outreach Domanie began playing violin at age 8, studying first with Caroline Bias and later Carlisle Wilson. She had the privilege of playing in the Winnipeg Youth Orchestra for many years and continues to perform as a freelance musician to this day. As a teenager she began performing in musical […]

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Anna Bigland-Prithchard – Voice

Specializes In: Voice, classical, opera, musical theatre, contemporaryAnna is a nurturing and enthusiastic performer-educator. She enjoys teaching both adults with a new interest in singing, as well as younger students. Her teaching philosophy focuses on building up a set of tools to enable freedom and joy in singing. Anna graduated from Canadian Mennonite University in […]

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Sheena Rattai – Voice

Specializes In: Contemporary, Folk, Soul, R&B, Gospel, Jazz, Songwriting  Coming from a family steeped in music, Sheena’s early musical inclinations were encouraged and cultivated through years of classical piano lessons and voice training. She spent her school years performing in school musicals and talent shows and after graduating spent a year studying gospel music in […]

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Alyssa Ramsay – Cello

Specializes In: Alyssa Ramsay embraced a love of classical music at an early age and began studying cello with Cameron Lowe. She received her Bachelor of Music at the University of Calgary studying with John Kadz, a Master of Music from l’Universite de Montreal with Johanne Perron, and an Artist Diploma at the Glenn Gould […]

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Register for Bouncing Beethovens Spring 2018

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Shannon Gallagher – Viola, Violin

Specializes In: Viola, ViolinShannon started her violin studies at the age of five in the Greater Toronto area.  After completing several years of violin studies she studied the viola under Chau Luk of the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra.  As her studies progressed in Hamilton, she joined the Mooredale Youth Orchestra (Toronto) and in 2012 the Toronto […]

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Layla Roberts – Flute

Specializes In: Flute, PiccoloOriginally from St. John’s, Newfoundland, flutist Layla Roberts currently resides in Winnipeg, Manitoba, where she teaches flute and chamber music at the University of Manitoba (U of M) Marcel A. Desautels Faculty of Music. Layla also teaches at the U of M Preparatory Division, is on faculty at the Manitoba Conservatory of […]

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Fall lessons begin –  SEPTEMBER 5 Bursary application deadline – SEPTEMBER 20

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Referral Reward Program

We are very proud to say that many of our students have come to us through “word of mouth” referrals from current or past MCMA students.  We value these referrals and would like to say THANK YOU!  

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Hannah Humphries – Violin

Specializes In: Violin   Hannah is a recent Violin Performance graduate of the University of Manitoba studying under Oleg Pokhanovski. Growing up in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Hannah made her debut with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra at the age of sixteen, completing a solo tour with the orchestra as winner of the 2012 Provincial Student Soloist Competition. She was selected […]

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