Midtown Toronto Piano Studio | Private and Online Music lessons | Certified Music teacher

About Us

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Discover our Story

Midtown Toronto Piano Studio was founded in 2019. We provide private music and piano lessons in Toronto for kids, teenagers, and adults. Above all, we help our students reach their fullest potential in music and provide a new musical experience.
Our pay-to-play MUSIC PROGRAMS are designed to develop your musical talent. We offer programs from classical music to jazz, and we have the perfect program to achieve your musical goals. We accept students year round, starting at age 4 and up. 

Our Founder and Director

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Elizabeth started to play the piano at age 4. She studied at the National Conservatory of Music in her hometown, Guayaquil. Afterward, at age 19, she moved to Odessa, Ukraine to start her undergraduate studies at the National Academy of Music A.V. Nezhdanova. She joined the class of award-winning pianist, George Kozhukh’ar.
At the same time, she worked as a piano teacher at the
School for Gifted Children O. Stoliarsky and performed solo and in ensembles in Europe, United States and Latin America. 

In 2016, Elizabeth received her Master’s Degree in Music and Education. She was awarded additional Diplomas in Performance, Music Education, Chamber Music Specialist,
and Collaborative Pianist for her outstanding performance and achievements. Elizabeth received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from the same institution in 2015.

She started teaching at Universidad de las Artes in Ecuador and performing as a soloist and collaborative pianist. Nevertheless, she decided to found her own studio “Emil Gilels Piano Studio” to make music education accesible for students of all ages and cultural backgrounds.

Career in Canada

Elizabeth arrived in Toronto in 2019 and she has become an active member of the music community. Through her career, Elizabeth
 has received many awards for her demonstrated artistry in Europe, Latin America and North America.

In 2020, she became an Active Member of the Ontario Registered Music Teachers’ Association (ORMTA) and works with vulnerable children in East Toronto. Elizabeth received the Community Award at the Toronto Summer Festival (TSM) and performed at the festival in 2021.

Above all, Elizabeth is a dedicated teacher who is determined to transform music education and make it accesible for children and adults.

In addition, she continues her career as a soloist and collaborative pianist in Canada and abroad.

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Elizabeth at the Toronto
Summer Festival 2021

Our founder and director performed with the TSM Orchestra and the Concertmaster of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.

Watch her perform at the Toronto Summer Festival