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Karen

Music Lessons from age 5 to advanced at two convenient studio locations in the Peterborough and Lakefield area. Lessons include improvisation, arranging, ensembles, exam preparation.

To book an appointment please call Karen at 705-868-1070 or email klander@nexicom.net.

Karen Lander, RMT has been teaching piano and music theory over 15 years. She maintains two studios, one in Warsaw near Lakefield and another in Peterborough at The Mount Community Centre. This year she is pleased to welcome former student, Eva Conrad, into the teaching practice.

Karen holds a Royal Conservatory of Music ARCT in Piano Pedagogy the first teacher in the area to achieve this designation. She received the RCM Gold Medal for Elementary Piano Pedagogy and holds a first class honours certificate in Advanced Theory. Karen is a RCM Certified Advanced Specialist for both Piano and Theory.

A regular attendee at professional development workshops, conferences and masterclasses, Karen is always on the lookout for new ideas and innovative approaches to teaching. She regularly incorporates improvisation, composition and arranging into lessons.

She also holds a B.A. in English from the University of Waterloo and Graduate Diploma in Creative Writing from the Humber School of Writers.

Former Workshops Chair and Secretary of Peterborough ORMTA, and Founding Director of the Kawartha Youth Orchestra, Karen has been active in the local arts community for many years.