Sandra Wilmot

Kelowna-based violinist Sandra Wilmot is much in demand as a teacher, performer, and clinician. She has been teaching group and private violin lessons since 2002 and many of her students play regularly with the Okanagan Symphony Youth Orchestra (OSYO), participate in the Kelowna Kiwanis Music Festival, and some have gone on to pursue music at the post-secondary level. Sandra taught …

Fahlon Smith

Fahlon Smith is an accomplished music performer and teacher. After completing a Bachelor of Music Performance at the University of Victoria in 2016, Fahlon went on to graduate from the Vancouver Island University with a Bachelor of Education. She enjoys exploring the worlds of music and education, as well as combining them. Fahlon’s musical career has led her to study …

Tanya Westby

Music has been a part of Tanya’s life since she was a young child.  Her parents exposed her to all sorts of musical experiences from live symphonies to pop concerts and she began playing music herself from the age of 6.  Throughout Tanya’s life she has played many instruments before finally choosing the violin as her main music focus.   At 6, Tanya …

John Suderman

John Suderman began his violin studies at age 10. He completed his Bachelor of Music Degree at UBC, where he studied with John Loban. He also holds an education certificate. John began his playing and teaching career in Prince George in 1982, when he became a member of the Prince George Symphony Orchestra. He taught violin and conducted the junior …