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Name
Gagnon, Susan
Instrument
Cello
Location
Oakville

Personal Info

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Phone
905-844-8718
E-mail
psgagnon AT mac.com
Accepting new students
Bio

Susan Gagnon holds a Bachelor of Music from the University of Western Ontario. Susan was the recipient of a Canada Council grant to attend masterclasses at the Banff School of Fine Arts with Janos Starker, Aldo Parisot, and Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi. She has played with the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra since 1983. Susan is a registered Teacher Trainer with the SAA and has a Certificate of Achievement from the SAA. Ms. Gagnon has been on the faculty of the Royal Conservatory of Music since 1984, is coordinator of the Royal Suzuki program and is a core member of the Young Artists Performance Academy faculty. She is an examiner for the Royal Conservatory of Music and was responsible for the revision of the 2013 Cello Syllabus and the new RCM Cello repertoire books. She also is a member of the Canadian Federation of Adjudicators. Susan is past Chair of the Suzuki Association of Ontario. She has taught at Suzuki Institutes in both Canada and the United States and at Music at Port Milford, a chamber music camp for teens, since 1995.