September 1, 2020

*NOTE: Derek Chiu is only available as an online instructor.

Canadian pianist and piano pedagogue Derek Zhi Guang Chiu is enjoying an active professional career. In 2016 and 2018 he was named by Steinway & Sons as one of the Top Teachers in Calgary, Alberta. He has a growing reputation as a performer, music educator, clinician and speaker.

August 20, 2018

Please note: Our Children's Choir is now virtual as part of our Online Academy

December 6, 2017

Toronto-based pianist Gregory Millar made his professional debut at age 18 with a solo recital in his hometown of Lachine, QC, after winning that city's prestigious mérite culturel award.  Gregory is the recipient of prizes in the Sinfonia Toronto International Concerto Competition, Jessie Kneisel Lieder Competition and the Felix Galimir Chamber Music Prize.

September 1, 2017

At Toronto Music Alliance, voice lessons are available to students of any age or level. This program helps students develop their singing abilities through specific vocal tools and techniques. Singers develop their voices by learning a variety of singing styles, including classical, pop, and musical theatre.

July 17, 2017

Toronto-based cellist Amahl Arulanandam is known for his musical versatility and ability to adapt to many different genres. From baroque music to heavy metal, in studios, small clubs and large concert-halls, Amahl hopes to convey that musical expression is beyond genres and labels.

January 19, 2016

Meredith Wanstall has been teaching piano, voice, and theory for many years. She is completing her Bachelor of Music degree at the University of Toronto this year, specializing in Music Education and Voice. She currently studies voice with Mark Daboll. Past teachers include Penelope Dale (voice), Tina Torlone (voice), Arden Broadhurst (piano), and David Stone (theory).

June 16, 2015

Now that the warm weather is here, it's time to talk Summer! Lessons, that is. At Toronto Music Alliance, we're open all year round.  (And don't worry; we do have air conditioning.)

May 29, 2015

Toronto Music Alliance is very excited to announce that world-renowned violinist and teacher Moshe Hammer is now teaching at Toronto Music Alliance as an Artist Teacher! Mr. Hammer brings a wealth of worldwide learning, performing and teaching experience to our students.

May 23, 2015

Our school is comprised of about 40% adult student. And yet, these students often don't get an opportunity to get together and play (or not; people can always just watch and enjoy the work of our other adult students). We devised a better solution: it's Definitely NOT a Recital! We've had three of them already, with our latest another success. Just some of the feedback we received:

March 30, 2015

In addition to our own bursary fund, Toronto Music Alliance is thrilled to announce our new affiliation with the Arts Access Fund.