Individual Instruction

Female student playing celloOur teachers are passionate, community-minded educators who prioritize student-centred learning and engage in regular professional development.

Our team of teachers includes faculty members and sessional instructors from Brandon University’s School of Music, experienced private music teachers from Brandon and surrounding communities, and current undergraduate and graduate music students.

Interested in beginning one-on-one lessons? Contact the Conservatory Director to learn more about our teachers and find the right match for you and your family.

Fees listed below are for a 30-minute lesson.

Instrumental Studies


Marika Galea School of Music Faculty $37.50


Mabel Contreras  
Allison Warrian STEP Instructor $30.00
Dr. Leanne Zacharias School of Music Faculty $30.00 (Conservatory)
$40.00 (University)


Hwan Gyu Cho BU Graduate Student $25.00
Dr. Catherine Wood School of Music Faculty $30.00


Genista Buhler STEP Instructor $23.50
Kelly Gray STEP Instructor $30.00


Jeremy Allen BU Student $20.00
Nancy Hennen School of Music Instructor $30.00

French Horn

Colleen Hallett BU Student $20.00


Benjamin Lamont BU Student $19.50
Paul Madryga School of Music Instructor
STEP Instructor


Graydon Cramer $25.00
Eric Platz School of Music Faculty $40.00
Brendan Thompson School of Music Instructor $31.25


Kara Dixon $25.00
Kate Gray $22.00
Danielle Guina $23.00 (Brandon)
Everett Hopfner Conservatory Director
School of Music Instructor
Alison McNeill-Hordern $24.50
Prof. Megumi Masaki School of Music Faculty $50.00
Lara Mason $25.00
Ian Mustard BU Graduate Student $20.00
David Naylor $21.00
Dianna Neufeld BU Graduate Student
STEP Instructor
Andrea Pedro School of Music Instructor $25.00
Sharon Rogers School of Music Instructor $26.00
Prof. Alexander Tselyakov School of Music Faculty $50.00
Alla Turbanova School of Music Instructor $28.00
Reanne Vanden Brink BU Graduate Student $20.00
Qiuhan Wang $20.00


Jeremy Allen BU Student $20.00
Prof. Greg Gatien Dean, School of Music
Dr. Wendy McCallum School of Music Faculty $30.00
Aren Teerhuis School of Music Instructor $25.00
Avery Walker BU Student $20.00

Trombone and Low Brass

Dr. Aaron Wilson  School of Music Faculty $32.50


Dr. Edward Bach  School of Music Faculty $32.50


    Robert Richardson, Jr. School of Music Instructor
    STEP Instructor


    Genista Buhler STEP Instructor $23.50
    Prof. Kerry DuWors School of Music Faculty $37.50
    Kelly Gray STEP Instructor $30.00
    Zifan (Ivan) Li   $22.50
    Nadia Petriw STEP Instructor $30.00
    Robert Richardon, Jr. School of Music Instructor
    STEP Instructor
    Josias Sanchez-Cedillo School of Music Instructor
    Marla Winters STEP Director $28.50 (Brandon)
    $30.00 (Boissevain)
    $30.00 (Holland)

    Vocal Studies

    Naomi Forman School of Music Instructor $30.00 (Conservatory)
    $35.00 (University)
    Danielle Guina $23.00
    Yuhan Liu BU Student $20.00
    Kendra Maxon BU Student $20.00
    Josephine Moellenbeck $22.00
    Angela Myshkowsky
    Prof. Sarah Hall School of Music Faculty $32.50 (Conservatory)
    $42.50 (University)
    Sharon Rogers School of Music Instructor $26.00


    Music Theory and History

    Jeremy Allen BU Student $20.00
    Danielle Guina $23.00
    Josias Sanchez-Cedillo School of Music Instructor
    Dr. Gretta Sayers School of Music Faculty $25.00