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FAMI Instructors

Offering Online / Virtual Lessons

Hello FAMI Community! We hope you are doing well and have been encouraged by the music in your life during these difficult times.

The FAMI Board has been considering how we might support our FAMI Instructors during the COVID-19 pandemic.  We have learned that a number of our FAMI Instructors are teaching using online resources and wanted to share this with you.  If you are missing the instructional opportunities that FAMI provides, consider arranging a lesson or two with any of the Instructors mentioned below!

FAMI is providing this listing as service to our community while physical distancing measures related to COVID-19 are in place. If you would like further information or to engage in lessons, please contact the Instructor(s) directly to set up whatever arrangements suit you both.

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OFFERING:

  • Beginner , Intermediate, Advanced Guitar
  • Flat Pick, hybrid, & Fingerstyle
  • Acoustic & Electric Guitar, all styles
  • Beginner, Intermediate Bass
  • Beginner, Intermediate Mandolin
  • Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced Ukulele

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Facebook  |  Email
Phone : 403.801.4651

Aidan Goheen

OFFERING:

  • Beginner to Advanced Upright Bass, Electric Bass and Ukulele Bass
  • Beginner / Intermediate Guitar
  • Beginner / Intermediate Mandolin

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email
Phone: 604.690.2537

Al LaMonaca

OFFERING:

  • Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Lessons
  • Flatpick Guitar, Fingerstyle Guitar
  • 5 String Banjo
  • Dobro
  • Mandolin
  • Singing

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email
Phone: 403.888.0994

Barry Truter

OFFERING:

  • Fingerstyle Guitar
  • The Art of Ensemble
  • Wood-shedding Your Song

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email
Phone : 604.327.7811

Chelsea Sleep

OFFERING:

  • Private fiddle instruction, all levels from straight beginner to advanced

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email

Corry Ulan

OFFERING:

  • Bluegrass Banjo
  • Clawhammer Banjo
  • Beginner / Intermediate Guitar
  • Piano ~ all levels

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email
Phone : 403.615.4939

Dana Sipos

OFFERING:

  • Songwriting Facilitation & Exploration

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Website  |  Email
Phone : 647.207.2997

Don Gowan

OFFERING:

  • Electric & Acoustic Guitar – many styles, Beginner to Advanced
  • Mandolin – many styles, Beginner to Intermediate
  • Ukulele – many styles, Beginner to Intermediate

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email
Phone : 587.578.2817

Donna Turk

OFFERING:

  • Fiddle all ages and levels
  • lassical violin all ages up to Gr. 8 RCM

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Website  |  Email
Phone : 306.471.4551

Doug MacLean

OFFERING:

  • Beginner , Intermediate, Advanced Guitar
  • Flat Pick, hybrid, & Fingerstyle
  • Acoustic & Electric Guitar, all styles
  • Beginner, Intermediate Bass
  • Beginner, Intermediate Mandolin
  • Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced Ukulele

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Facebook  |  Email
Phone : 403.801.4651

Jarred Albright

OFFERINGS:

  • Violin, Fiddle, Mandolin, Bluegrass Guitar
  • Beginner to Intermediate Clawhammer Banjo
  • Theory
  • Improv

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Website  |  Email
Phone: 587.703.1112

 

Jason Valleau

OFFERING:

  • Jason is not teaching one-on-one lessons [yet], but is starting a YouTube series on May 9th where he’ll be breaking down tunes and instruments.  To subscribe to this series visit his YouTube channel.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

YouTube  |  Website 

Jay Daniels

OFFERING:

  • Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced Guitar (Standard Tuning, Rhythm, Flatpicking)
  • Beginner/Intermediate Tenor Guitar
  • Beginner/Intermediate Tenor Banjo

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email
Phone: 403.560.2108

Jim McLennan

OFFERING:

  • Guitar – specializing in Fingerstyle or Improvising
  • One-Tune Concerts available on Facebook or on YouTube.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Website  |  Email

John Wort Hannam

OFFERING:

  • One0in0One Songwriting Soundboard – Feedback, Tips & Advice

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Website  |  Email

Kathleen (Kat) Danser, PhD

OFFERING:

  • Blues Guitar and Slide
  • Blues Vocals
  • Songwriting

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Website | Email
Phone: 780.975.5935

Mention FAMI when you contact Kat for a discount

Linda Kitchin

OFFERING:

  • All levels of mandolin, fiddle, guitar

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Website  |  Facebook  |  Email
Phone (landline): 403.270.0270

 

Peter May

OFFERING:

  • Beginner / Intermediate Harmonica
  • Beginner / Intermediate Guitar

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email
Phone : 587.586.0057

 

Rhonda Shippy

OFFERING:

  • Bass – Electric & Upright
  • Mandolin
  • Banjo – Blugrass & Clawhammer

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Email
Phone : 403.688.1111

Shelly Groves

OFFERING:

  • Violin / Fiddle / Viola / Cello
  • Piano
  • Voice

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Website  |  Facebook  |  Email
Phone: 403.563.2003

Tim Williams

OFFERING:

  • Beginning Guitar
  • Fingerstyle Guitar
  • Acoustic Blues and Slide Guitar
  • Open Tunings
  • Blues Mandolin

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Facebook  |  Email

Tynan Groves

OFFERING:

  • Guitar / Bass / Banjo / Piano / Drums

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Website  |  Facebook  |  Email
Phone: 403.563.2003