Maicon Lopes – Guitar, Piano, Violin, Drums
$50/half-hour, $60/45 minutes, $70/hour (IN-HOME); $45/half-hour, $55/45 minutes, $65/hour (ON-LINE)
Maicon Lopes, a versatile musician and dedicated educator, was born in Porto Alegre, Brazil. His musical journey began in his teenage years, where he showcased adeptness with the guitar. Further enriching his musical prowess, Maicon studied at EST in Sao Leopoldo, Brazil. At 27, he pursued a music education degree in Porto Alegre at IPA, further solidifying his commitment to musical growth and pedagogical excellence.
Maicon’s teaching philosophy sets him apart. With over 15 years of experience, he has taught music to diverse audiences through group lessons, private instruction, cultural projects, community endeavors, and numerous performances. Currently based in Toronto, he shares his profound knowledge of music styles from Brazil with students in the city.
His approach is rooted in individualism, customizing instruction to align with students’ values, interests, and aspirations. Maicon excels at identifying their passions and tailoring repertoire accordingly. His legacy as a multifaceted artist and educator resonates through his unwavering dedication to nurturing musical talent, both in his performances and his transformative teaching approach.