Laura is a gifted and experienced music teacher who is passionate about using music to meet needs, bring joy, and defy expectations. She received a Masters in Music Therapy from Concordia University in 2019, a Bachelor of Arts in Music Therapy from Capilano University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Music Education from Trinity Western University, all with high honours. With a Grade 8 level of piano and Grade 9 level of voice in Royal Conservatory of Music, Laura’s background in classical music benefits her students with solid technical foundations as they explore their own unique interests and styles. She has taught private and group lessons for the past 10 years and is constantly blown away by the creativity of her students. Her areas of specialty include voice, piano, guitar, ukulele, and bass guitar in a wide variety of genres and styles. She has competed and performed in various local and provincial music festivals, musical theatre camps, and song-writing competitions. You may have heard her voice as the singing voice of Penny Ling in Littlest Pet Shop and in several My Little Pony films. She released an album of her own songs in 2010, which can be found on all streaming platforms. Her approach to teaching reflects her strengths-based method, individualized lessons, and belief that each person has the ability to grow with a little help and guidance. Let’s make some music!