Sean McAllister

Vocals, Piano, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Ukulele

Sean is a film and television composer who enjoys his time teaching at the Academy. After receiving his Masters Degree in Music he also spent a lot of time performing in the world of musical theatre so, if you're looking for lessons in anything from voice to to songwriting, book your lessons today!

Ryan Jarvis

Guitar, Bass Guitar, Piano, Ukulele

Ryan Jarvis is an accomplished musician having studied piano through he Royal Conservatory. After that, he was a founding member of the successful Canadian punk band, Youthinasia and did many North American tours over a decade with them. Book your lessons with Ryan today to get your rock on!

Jake McGuin

Bass, Guitar, Piano, Ukulele

Jake has spent years performing in bands and chose to study music at the college level, specializing in Jazz Bass. Today he is a sought after session player as well as being a great teacher at the Academy. Jake has the right mix of energy and enthusiasm to make all his lessons fun and fulfilling.

Dan Taylor

Piano, Guitar, Drums, Woodwinds, Brass and more

Dan Taylor has been teaching music for 30 years. Dan is a multi instrumentalist who can teach piano, guitar, drums, woodwinds, strings and brass to students of all ages and abilities. He is originally from Hamilton, Ontario, where he studied piano performance at McMaster University with teachers Ken Gee and Alla Zachiarelli. Dan also has a degree in audio engineering from Recording Arts Canada. Dan encourages live performance for all his students, including participating in festivals, community and private events. Dan currently performs publicly in the rock group 'Sivle'.