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Kevin Carson

RCM CERTIFIED

Kevin Carson

RCM Certified
Accepting in-person Piano and Theory students for September 2021. Teaching at Long and McQuade Lesson Center on Walker Road. (updated July 2021). In-person rate is $23 per 30 minute lesson. Please contact the lesson center directly in person, by phone or e-mail: Lesson Center: (519) 252-9644 or [email protected] Any other questions, contact me directly at [email protected] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ A Short Bio: In 2002 I started Trumpet and in 2004 I started Piano. Practising piano lots, I began level 10 by 2007 while studying with Phil Parent. In High School I studied Trumpet, Trombone, French horn, Piano and accompanying with Rose Jobin. Accompanying my church choir for 12 o’clock mass at Corpus Christi church throughout high school. In 2009, I began studying Biology at the University of Guelph and was also accepted into the Applied music program to study Piano Performance under direction of Rosemary Collins. I also studied Piano in Chamber Music with instructor Henry Janzen. Summer of 2009 in Windsor, I began teaching out of my neighbourhood and continued summers home throughout university. Graduating with a Biology degree, minor in MBG and lots of piano performance experience in solo and chamber piano. 2017 along with my private students, I started a temporary contract as a substitute teacher at InTune Windsor. In 2018 I continued my own studies under Dr. Philip Adamson, began RCM piano teacher certification process and began a teaching contract at Long and McQuade, expanding my studio. 2019 I completed all requirements for piano teacher certification, specialization in teaching Elementary levels of piano. Along with 10 years of piano and theory teaching experience. Summer, 2021: I continue to teach at Long and McQuade, while I continue my biology education at St. Clair College in the Medical Lab Science program. My goal is to work as an MLT in a hospital lab while continuing my piano learning and teaching part time throughout my life.

Instrument / Discipline

  • Piano
  • Theory
  • Rudiments

Spoken languages

  • English

Specialized in

  • Youth (7-17)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Beginner/Elementary
  • Intermediate

Teaches At

  • At a school
  • At student home

Specialist designation

  • Piano - Elementary
  • Piano - Intermediate

Credentials

  • 2016 - B.Sc.H. - University of Guelph

Professional development

  • Teaching Elementary Piano Course - RCM Teacher Course - 2018
  • Teaching Intermediate Piano Course - RCM Teacher Course - 2019
  • The Art of Teaching Theory, level 5 - RCM professional development webinar - 2018
  • The Art of Teaching Theory, Level 6 & 7 - RCM professional development webinar - 2019
  • The Art of Teaching Theory, Level 8 - RCM professional development webinar - 2018

Addresses

  • Long & McQuade, Windsor Lesson Centre @ 1801 Walker Rd, Windsor ON, CA, N8W 3P3
RCM Credentials
RCM Certified