Piano Lessons - Trenton



Piano/Keyboard teachers

Embark on a musical journey at Ardens Music, where our Piano/Keyboard lessons transcend age boundaries. Whether you're introducing a child to the enchanting world of keys or rediscovering the joy of music later in life, our instructors create an inclusive and dynamic learning environment. We tailor lessons to suit all ages, recognizing that music is a lifelong companion. Our goal is to foster creativity, instill a love for the art of piano, and provide a platform for expression at every stage of life. Join us and let the magic of keys resonate through your musical exploration.

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Ben Vandergaast

Ben is a graduate of the music program at Centennial College and has been a mainstay in the Quinte music scene for most of his life. He currently performs solo, as well as as a session musician with many local acts including Miss Emily out of Kingston. Ben has been teaching at Arden's since 2017. His main focus is Contemporary, Rock, Jazz, Blues, & Folk.

Courtney Keywan

Courtney is a graduate of New England Conservatory Of Music and has been teaching and performing for most of his life. Courtney has been teaching at Arden's since 2020. His main focus is Rock, & Jazz.

Donna Douglas

Donna Douglas studied the Royal Conservatory piano method under Bev Dafoe at Arden's Music until she was accepted to the Queen's University Bachelor of Music program in 1992. From Queen's University Donna earned both a Bachelor of Music degree, majoring in piano and music education, and a Bachelor of Education degree with a specialty in teaching instrumental music.

Graham Flett

Graham studied music in Canada, Netherlands and the UK (York University, Koninklijk Conservatorium, and Brunel University, respectively) and has worked mostly as a contemporary composer and songwriter. As, a teacher he taught many styles of music to a range of students for numerous years. He has been teaching at Arden's since 2022.

Michael Baker

Michael studied at Roberts Wesleyan University and holds a bachelor of Science, Music Education as well as being qualified by the Ontario College of Teachers for Instrumental/Vocal education from Junior to Senior Divisions. He has been a staple teacher in the Quinte area for many years, teaching piano as well as voice, brass & woodwind. He has been teaching at Arden's since 2022. His main focus is RCM, Contemporary, & Classical.

Ron Nicholas

Ron got his start studying classical guitar & from there branched out to spend years on the road in touring bands. He has been teaching at Arden's since 2008. His main focus is Blues, Rock, Folk, and Bluegrass.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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HOW DO OUR LESSONS WORK?

Our music lessons are half-hour, weekly, one-on-one sessions that are held at our in-store teaching facilities. Hour-long lessons are also available for students, depending on their goals and experience level.

HOW MUCH DO LESSONS COST?

We charge monthly for lessons. The amounts charged take into account the number of weeks, holidays and closures with the exception of the Christmas break. The closure at Christmas will be deducted automatically from December lessons billing.Automatic billing occurs on the 1st of every month. 
Lessons are $113.00 monthly
** Monday Lessons are $108.00 Monthly to Compensate for Statutory Holiday closures

WHEN ARE THE LESSONS AND HOW DO I SIGN UP?

You can sign up at any time! To contact us for lessons availability and to sign up, choose your location below:

WHAT IF I CAN'T MAKE A LESSON?

We do not offer makeups for student absences. Any store closures will be posted on our social media, and makeup lessons will be scheduled in a timely manner.

HOW DO I CANCEL MY LESSONS?

To cancel lessons, email your store below. All cancellations MUST be made by the 15th of the month prior to prevent billing for the following month.


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