Amy Boyes is a piano and theory teacher in Warman and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Her students regularly participate in festivals, recitals and examinations.
Amy is an RCM Examiner (piano and music history) and is a Certified Teacher in Piano, History and Harmony.
As a speaker, Amy has presented at Music Teachers’ National Association (MTNA), the National Conference for Keyboard Pedagogy (NCKP) and Canadian Federation of Music Teachers’ Associations (CFMTA) Conferences in both Canada and the US on topics as such studio management, strong interpersonal relationships with students and diversifying students’ repertoire.
Amy’s music-related articles have been published in the American Music Teacher Magazine, Canadian Music Teacher Magazine, Piano Magazine (formerly Clavier Companion), and Piano Professional, and as guest blog posts on Melanie Spanswick, No Dead Guys, Cross-Eyed Pianist, and Piano Dao. Other writing has been published by CBC, The Globe and Mail, Humber Literary Review, In Parentheses, Signature Editions, and Now or Never Publishing.
A council member of the Canadian Music Festival Adjudicators’ Association, Amy has adjudicated music festivals from PEI to AB. Currently, Amy is the Public Relations Committee Chair and Saskatchewan Delegate for CFMTA and is Vice President of the Saskatchewan Registered Music Teachers’ Association (SRMTA).
She holds Associate Diplomas (ARCT) in Piano Performance and Teaching from the Royal Conservatory of Music and a Licentiate Diploma from Trinity College (UK) in Piano Recital. She studied at Brandon University with Alexander Tselyakov (B Mus) and at the University of Alberta with Janet Scott Hoyt (M Mus).
Second Teaching Location: #113, St. Andrew’s College Building, 1121 College Drive, Saskatoon SK, S7N 0W3