Meredith Wanstall

ARCT Theory/History Specialist

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). Meredith has earned two ARCT certifications in Piano and Vocal Performance.

Meredith is an assistant conductor with multiple levels of the Bach Children’s Chorus. She is the founder and director of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Children’s Choir. Meredith is also the conductor of the ToMA Children’s Choir. She sings with the Bach Chamber Youth Choir, as well as the Octava Vocal Ensemble, an 8-member a cappella group.

Meredith’s gentle, patient and kind approach to teaching children and adults produces consistent progress. Her well-rounded musicianship ensures success in their musical endeavours and inspires a love of music.

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What's new

ToMA Children's Choir Starting September 12!

Our ToMA Online Choir - for children ages 6-12 - is gearing up to start rehearsing on Saturday, September 12. The cost for the choir is $270 per term, with two terms during the school year. Rehearsals run from 10-11 Saturday mornings, and rehearse via Google Meet. Feel free to contact us for the link to our rehearsal room, and join in the musical fun! You can join us starting anytime, even partway through the season (we will made adjustments to the fee for later starts).

To see just a small sample of what they do, click Read More to see one of the videos from our Summer Virtual Choir program.

Why Online-Only Lessons?

We've heard from many of you asking both when we will be able to return to in-person lessons, as well as why we are working only online with our students. The first answer is, we don't know. But the second answer is simple: safety. And we have the science to back it up.