At B Natural Music School, community is so important to us! We are so proud of our staff of committed, enthusiastic and multitalented teachers. We are so excited to not only provide excellent music lessons but also to help you accomplish your goals, explore your talents and have an absolute blast!!
Kelly is the owner and artistic director for B Natural Music School.
Jen is an experienced educator, musician and performer who has spent most of her life here in Essex County. She has worked as an elementary music and special education teacher, marketing and publicity assistant for the University of Windsor and the Windsor Symphony Orchestra, and as a music lessons instructor in various music studios in Ontario. She has two young daughters who will hopefully share her passion for music as they grow older. Jen is thrilled to put her diverse skills to use in growing our B Natural Music School community, developing and implementing new programs, and keeping us active on social media.
Amy has been an administrative assistant for over 15 years. She loves Lakeshore and has chosen it as the place where she raises her family and works. The growing town of Lakeshore has so much to offer to its community, including our amazing B Natural Music School where her very own children have been taking classes for over three years. She is happy to welcome you and tell you first hand all about what B Natural has to offer.
Joshua has been playing guitar and writing songs most of his life. He began teaching guitar and theory at the age of 15. Josh is a graduate from the Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Education programs at the University of Windsor. Josh has played in several bands around the Windsor area. He has toured with some of those bands across Ontario. He is a hardworking, quirky, accommodating teacher willing to take on anyone.
Dylan is a new graduate of the music program at the University of Windsor, and has just started teachers college this fall. Dylan has lived in Windsor for all of his life, and has always sought out to teach music since his early years. His main focus of instrument is the guitar, but also holds proficiency in piano, bass guitar, and ukulele. He also studies audio recording and music making software, along with sound design, during his free time. He has been with B Natural for almost 2 years, and is grateful to be a part of such a wonderful team of dedicated educators.
Raquel has been singing and performing for most of her life, and began teaching voice and music theory at age 16. Raquel is a graduate from the Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Education programs at the University of Windsor, where she studied classical voice under the instruction of Ms. Peggy Dwyer. She has had many opportunities to perform in the Toronto and Windsor area, including performances with the Windsor Symphony Orchestra and many masterclass performances with renowned professional opera singers. Raquel also holds her Royal Conservatory of Music, Grade 9 Voice and Grade 8 Theory certifications. Raquel works with the Lakeshore Academy of Fine Arts as a Music Director, and is an Occasional Teacher with the Greater Essex County District School Board.
Born and raised in Windsor, Ontario, Nicholas is a veteran of the local music scene and has been playing music since 2009. Though he dabbles in other instruments, his main focus has been on drums and singing. When he began to learn how to play the drums, he started with jazz before working his way towards other genres like rock and pop. He's had experience playing in rock, metal, punk, jazz, and cover bands. He's looking to pass on his experience and passion for music onto the next generation of amazing musicians.
Mikayla is a local artist who has been studying music and drama for twelve years. She in her second year of the Music Theatre Performance program at St. Lawrence College/Queens University. Mikayla is trained in classical, musical theatre, pop and jazz vocal technique as well as piano and music theory. Her passion for the performing arts has led her to sing in several music festivals and competitions across Ontario. Some of Mikayla’s favourite stage credits include Grace in HONK and a Princess in The Little Mermaid at St. Lawrence College, Hodel in Fiddler on the Roof, Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz and Lucinda in Into the Woods. Mikayla looks forward to helping your child learn and grow through music!