Phoenix News

The Phoenix checks out the amazing Teatro di San Carlo in Naples!

Dear Friends, I send you and your families warmest regards from Cunard’s  Queen Victoria ship which at the moment is on route from Rome to Barcelona. This is my first vacation in three years. After teaching 36 months straight, writing four theory textbooks, marking thousands of history examinations, and conducting a huge move from The Church to

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The Phoenix Goes Mondo Italiano!

Greetings Everyone! I will be away on vacation from Sept. 8th-23rd traveling aboard the Queen Victoria. My journey starts in Venice, one of the most musical cities in the world…and ends in Rome (The Eternal City). Since the internet shipboard is very poor I will be relying on internet cafes along the way to stay

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Level 9 Harmony Pedagogy Seminars in TORONTO and WASAGA BEACH

Get ready…this fall I will be offering a comprehensive Level 9 Harmony Pedagogy Course for Teachers. This dynamic nine-hour seminar will give harmony teachers (new and seasoned) an exciting jump-start to their teaching year by exploring in detail the new official harmony textbook: Celebrate Theory – Level 9 Harmony (authors, Dr. Julia Galieva-Szokolay & Joe

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The Phoenix Goes to Guelph!

Looking Back…. Here are some highlights of my appearances with the amazing Guelph Symphony Orchestra over the past five years:  

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Fall 2017 and Winter-Spring 2018 Courses

 ONLINE COURSES: Music Theory & History (preparing for RCM examinations) Online Registration is now open . Review Fall 2017 and Winter-Spring 2018 course details here and register here. Fall 2017 course registration is now open with classes commencing the week of September 18th. NOTE: an Early Registration Discount ($25) is available only until August 15th, 2017.*  Registrants

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