Meet the Faculty

The inspiration starts here, with our world-class performing artists and teachers.  

Violin & Viola

Dr. LaMarre brings out the best in her students and has over twenty years of teaching experience.

BM Juilliard, MM Juilliard, DMA Manhattan School of Music, AD Yale University, full Suzuki teacher training


Mrs. LaMarre soloed with the Montreal Symphony at age 14 and directed the Suzuki Association of Ontario for several years.

BM Western Ontario, is a Suzuki Teacher Trainer for piano


Morganne is pursuing a PhD in education at Indiana University.  Students love Morganne, and she creates an ideal learning environment for them.   Extensive Suzuki training and experience.

BM Mannes, MM Cleveland Institute of Music


Wonderful cello teacher, conductor, composer, and a member of the Bedford Trio, Andrew brings his breadth of knowledge to Midsummer Sound. 

BM, MM U of T DMA concurrent


Solo performances at Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, laureate of the 2013 Virginia Waring International Piano Competition, faculty Glenn Gould School and Young Artist Academy of the RCM

BM UofT, MM Juilliard, DMA Stony Brook University

Conducting, Recording

Recording engineer in Kitchener-Waterloo, conducts student and professional ensembles, sang in Lyrica Chamber Choir

Studying toward a BM in Piano Performance at Wilfred Laurier University

Volunteer Positions

Midsummer Sound is only possible due to its volunteers.  If you would consider volunteering in any capacity please let us know!  You can also contact us directly at 248-252-1050 if you have any questions.  Art, Chess, Music, food preparation, practice help, walking to tennis, and general help is very greatly appreciated.  No resume required, please ignore that particular box.


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