Behrang Khalili is a contemporary composer, pianist, and music educator residing in Coquitlam. He was a former lecturer at the Art University of Tehran in the faculty of composition for more than eight years. Behrang has been teaching music to adults and young children for over 15 years. She is keen on motivating children by using different tactics through careful planning. She believes that children’s natural inclination to music can be served as a tool to unlock their full potential.
In 2007, he received his master’s degree at Art University of Tehran and completed two certificate diplomas in piano performance and pedagogy from the Tehran Conservatory of Music. In 2013, Behrang was an award winner for one of his orchestral compositions is named “Gray” at the 28th Fajr International Music Festival. Moreover, he received a scholarship from the Art University of Tehran to continue his master’s degree.
In 2017, he designed the Traditional Music Examination Board (TMEB) as a classified educational music method for classical and world instruments and music composition.
In addition, he composed various orchestral and electronic music, analyzed two well-tempered clavier books composed by Johann Sebastian Bach, and wrote a journal article about the pitch organization in Second Viennese School.
In 2019, he developed his unique compositional technic and new system in pitch organization with a combination of Neo-romantic music in the second half of the twenty century, and Traditional Iranian Modal Scales is Neo-Iranian music.
He is currently teaching RCM and ABRSM syllabus including Piano performance, Music theory, Rudiments, History, Harmony, Counterpoint, Analisis at Vancouver Royal School of Music. He combines professional German, Russian techniques and modern teaching methods to make the music lesson fun and to reward developing musicians.
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Instrument / Discipline
- Youth (7-17)
- Adults (18+)
- Young Children (under 7)
- At a school
- At own home
- At own studio
- Piano - Elementary
- Piano - Intermediate
- 2012 - Master - Tehran University of Art
- Piano Pedagogy Certificate - Tehran Conservatory of Music - 2008
- Piano Performance Certificate - Tehran Conservatory of Music - 2007
- Teaching Certificate - Tehran University of Art - 2018
- Teaching Certificate - University of Applied Sciences and Technology - 2013