Lessons in Piano, Keyboard & Theory

Patricia Coey is the artistic energy behind Discover Keyboard Piano Studio. A dynamic professional teacher, she brings her students over 30 years experience as an educator, performer and life long learner. It is her goal to expose her students to the best possible music education. She belongs to professional organizations, attends workshops and is continually seeking out new ways to develop the love of music, with her inspiring commitment to lifelong learning. Patricia has a sound reputation for excellence and is respected and trusted by her past and present students and colleges.

Patricia began teaching piano in 1985. Prior to that she enjoyed working with preschool children in a daycare center. She has gained much experience from several music related positions. Accompanist for solo vocalists, and children's choir. Church pianist/organist and youth choir director. Played for weddings & funerals, and was a keyboard player in a rock band.

Qualifications:

Royal Conservatory of Music Grade 10 with honours

All music theory co-requisites with honours

Communicating Effectively with 3-12yr olds - University of Alberta

Achieving Change in children through stories - University of Alberta

Investment in Excellence - The Pacific Institute

Music 4 Your Ears

Creative Style Piano Teacher Certification

21 Keys for High Performance Teaching and Learning - The Pacific Institute

Numerous music teacher training workshops and seminars

Is an active member of:

The Alberta Registered Music Teacher's Association

The Edmonton Registered Music Teacher's Association

The Alberta Piano Teachers Association

The St. Albert & Area Piano Teachers Association