CA Music School
Russian Canadian Music Teachers
We are professional teachers, holding Bachelor and Masters degrees in music.
Since 1992, we have acquired concert and teaching experience in Canada and Europe.
All our teachers have very warm and welcoming personality.
Each of us has an individual teaching style and we create a unique approach to each student.
We teach students of all levels, from beginner to advanced.
We offer music lessons for fun, preparation for RCM exams, concerts, competitions and contests.
Our students have an opportunity to participate in recitals (free of charge) during the school year.
Students can hear their teachers perform at each recital throughout the year.
Meet Our Owners
Concert performer, Piano, Brass, Music Theory teacher.
Andrei Panasevich raised in a family of a military musician. At the age of four he was accepted into a music school for musically gifted children, where he began taking piano lessons. Andrei started learning to play the trombone when he was 13 years old. By the age of 14, Andrei was playing the trombone in a brass band and played the piano in a big-band orchestra. At the age of 16, Andrei was accepted into a Music College in Brest, Belarus. He successfully graduated in 1990 as a piano teacher, trombone teacher and as a concert performer. During his time in college Andrei put together a jazz band with his fellow students and led the band for four years. After graduating college, Andrei quickly rose to become the lead trombone in the presidential orchestra of Belarus in the capital city Minsk. At the same time Andrei was regularly performing as part of a stage band in an Opera House in the same city. In the year 1992, Andrei performed in a symphony orchestra as lead trombone and head of the brass section in the orchestra, in a Theatre of Music and Drama in Brest. At the same time in 1994, he was accepted into the University of Minsk for symphony conducting on a long distance study basis and successfully graduated in 1999.
In 2002, Andrei immigrated to Canada and played in several jazz bands such as “Orfei” and “Big City Big-Band”. In 2005, he started working in the Bronte College of Canada, located in Mississauga as the music teacher as well as head of the school jazz band. Andrei is continuing his music career as a concert performer as well as a teacher of piano, brass instruments, music theory and history. He works well with children and adults alike, and his students achieve great success in their studies; completing their RCM examinations and performing in concerts.
Language: English, Russian, Belarus.
Concert performer, Artist of Chamber Band, Concertmaster,
Piano Performance Teacher, Music Theory Teacher.
Svetlana Panasevich is a piano teacher with concert and teaching experience in Europe and Canada.
She began her piano studies at the age of six in Russia and she graduated from a school of music in 1988. She continued her education in Music College as a piano performer and a piano teacher 1988-1992. In 2002 she graduated from the University of Arts as a Concert performer, Artist of Chamber Band, Concertmaster, and instrumental Performance Teacher (piano) of Russian piano school (widely considered the best piano school in the world). In 2002 she won the Grand Prize in a provincial competition of piano performance.
Svetlana has experience working in live radio-broadcasting as a piano performer and accompanist.
Svetlana holds a bachelor and master degrees in piano performance and piano pedagogy. She has been working as a piano teacher since 1992.
Language: English, Russian.
2018-19 School Year Student Achievements:
(Rotary Burlington Music Festival;
Peel Music Festival)
(Peel Music Festival)
Rotary Burlington Music Festival Winners:
Leah Panasevich FIRST Place, Piano, L3, list A
FIRST Place, Piano, L3, list C
FIRST Place, Piano, L.3, Canadian Composer
Peel Music Festival Winners:
Leah Panasevich FIRST Place, Piano, L4, list A
SECOND Place, Piano, L4, list C
Sofia Sushko FIRST Place, Piano, L4, Etude
THIRD Place, Piano, L4, list A
Andy Tran SECOND Place, Piano, L5, Etude
THIRD Place, Piano, L5, list B
THIRD Place, Piano, L5, list C
Xuewen Feng SECOND Place, Piano, L6, Etude
Katerina Tran SECOND Place, Piano, L8, list C
Julia Lazovsky THIRD Place, Piano, L4, list C
CA Academy of MUSIC is providing Recitals FREE of charge.
All students are welcome to participate!
2018- 2019 School Year Recitals
(CA Academy of MUSIC is providing Recitals FREE of charge)
October 21 - Open Recital
December 9 - Christmas Recitals
December 15 - NetSoft College Grad Annual Event
March 7 - Chartwell Retirement Residence Recital
May 5 - Mothers Day Recital
June 23 - The Year-End Recitals