Lessons available in English, Russian or Ukrainian
Alina Havrylyuk was born in the West Region of Ukraine and immigrated to Canada in March 2009. She began her piano studies when she was seven years old and won many musical awards during her childhood. At the age of fifteen she entered the Lutsk Music College for four years of training. At nineteen she began a two year period of piano study at Lviv Conservatory. Upon completing these studies she commenced her advanced training at Ivano- Frankivsk Music University for yet another five years. Her diplomas earned her the highest teaching rank and prestige attainable in Ukraine. She has served as piano teacher, concertmaster, conducted choirs and performed as a concert pianist.
What is Your Education and Experience?
Lutsk State Music School, Lviv State Music Academy, Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University. Received the highest teaching rank and prestige in Ukraine. I have experience as a piano instructor, concert pianist, choir conductor and concert master.
What Makes Your lessons Unique?
I design the classes around my interaction with the students, giving them an opportunity to select their music pieces and performances. I structure learning by incorporating the student’s abilities, experience and goals along with curriculum.
What do you love about teaching?
I really enjoy the challenge of finding the best way to explain concepts in an easy to understand way for any age or skill level
What would you say to someone who is thinking about taking music lessons?
Don’t be afraid to pursue your interests, music is a way for one to express themselves and take the opportunity to explore