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Maria Martins


Maria is a music teacher and a director and composer who started her piano studies in 2006, in the south of Brazil – her country of birth. Inspired by her acquired knowledge, Maria understood that playing the piano and making music every day was what she wanted for her life, which led her to initiate a bachelors degree in Music Composition in March of ...
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Amy Nold


Amy started piano lessons at age 9, and at 16 continued formal studies at Vancouver Island University as a classical piano major.  At VIU she was exposed to a number of world class jazz musicians that led her to a realization that she couldn’t play without a written score.  This epiphany led her away from her classical studies at University to four years...
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Shelley Shen


Shelley started her musical journey with piano at the age of 3 and began singing in the children’s choir at church. She was accepted into a special class for musically gifted children and it soon became clear that she had found her passion at a very early age, her life soon centered around performing in various musical groups.  During these formative year...
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Diana English


Diana began studying piano at age 4 and she grew up in a family immersed in musical study and performance.  She studied with some of the best-known piano teachers in Vancouver and Toronto and won many awards and scholarships.  She also studied recorder at the Toronto Conservatory and has performed with several ensembles. Diana has worked professionall...
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