imagery in music claudia kargl

Founder & Director, Mentor & Educator

Claudia Kargl,

  • Founder, director, co-ordinator, mentor, educator Celebrating over 30 years of teaching excellence
  • Former U.B.C. graduate student of M.Ed. program
  • Performer’s ARCT with very high distinction 95%,
  • B.Mus. & Ed., RCMT, Performer,
  • Associated with BCTF & CFMTA,
  • Author of children’s music-arts books, Education Advisor,
  • Certified Photographer with photographic excellence
  • YAP Club of Vancouver – Founder & Artistic Director
  • Member of Okanagan Arts Council, CAPA, Scholarship Supporter of the Kiwanis Performing Arts Festival
  • President & Artistic Director of Summer Arts Scene For Youth in Central Okanagan Society – Summer Arts School
  • SLR leader & presenter of “Musically Speaking” courses

Background:

  • National & International training: Vienna Hochschule
  • Mozarteum, Salzburg AUSTRIA/McGill, MONTREAL/
  • Indiana University, U.S.A./University of Saskatchewan/S.F.U. & U.B.C. VANCOUVER,
  • Studies with acclaimed artis & pedagogues:
    • Morton
    • Sosa
    • Turini
    • Bolet
    • Foster
    • Harrison
    • Kuerti
  • Numerous Festival prize & diploma of “Performance Excellence” recipient,
  • National publication & distribution of music ed. books,
  • B.C. Council Professional Management Certificate,
  • Innovator of “Getting Started at the Piano” creative learning concept “Musical Kaleidoscope” piano recording,
  • Founder of the fun & inspiring educational game” Piano Bucks”,
  • Former Vancouver BCRMTA executive board member and chair of UWC performing arts committee at Hycroft,
  • Former Co-President of the Kelowna BCRMTA, Former Director of the Kelowna Kiwanis Music Festivals,
  • Finalist of the Supporter of the Arts – Okanangan Arts Council Award
  • AD LIB Art Gallery- Original Oil Painting & Photographic Artwork
  • Co-founder, designer & producer of “Imagery In Music” – the audio -visual experience, the blending of original & unique piano performance & photography

See photography website: www.claudiakargl.com