Marketing Coordinator; Teacher: Voice, Piano
Windsor native, Amelia Daigle is a professional opera singer who has graced stages in both Europe and across North America singing roles such as Bizet's Carmen and Rossini's La Cenerentola. Praised for her rich mezzo voice and musicality, Ms. Daigle recently placed first at the National Music Festival in Edmonton, Alberta in the Voice Category where she competed against singers from across Canada.
When she is not onstage performing, Amelia enjoys teaching music workshops and private lessons to singers of all ages and levels as a way of encouraging music appreciation and inspiring students to think both critically and creatively. Ms. Daigle holds a Master's degree in Vocal Performance and Literature from Western University and a BMus and minor in French Studies from the University of Windsor. Amelia is thrilled to be back in her hometown of Windsor, ON where she will be joining the distinguished faculty at Montessori Mozarts this fall!
Office Manager / Piano, Voice, Guitar
Chelsea Goring is a teacher, a musician, and a mother of two beautiful children. She began her musical journey at about 4 years old, learning piano. She took lessons throughout her childhood, and now has her Grade 9 Royal Conservatory for Piano. Chelsea is an Ontario Certified Teacher (O.C.T.) with both a Bachelor of Education, (B.A. Ed), and a Montessori Early Childhood Credential. She has taught for over 10 years in both the public school system and in Montessori education. She has taught a variety of musical instruments, led Concert and Jazz bands, and taught music theory and music appreciation.
Although piano is her primary instrument, Chelsea is self-taught on many other instruments across the orchestra. She isalso a trained educator in JamBeat - our brand new music technology course. She is excited to be a part of Montessori Mozarts’ great team of musical educators, and looks forward to being a part of our students' musical development and growth!
Office Administrator; Teacher: Piano, Voice, Group
Sheri St. Amour is a teacher, musician and mother of three grown children. She began her musical journey at age 4, playing organ and taking piano accordion lessons. At age 7, she won first place at the Ontario Music Festival for solo accordion. At age 8, she began taking piano lessons and continued to play and perform, earning certification in both practical and theory from the Royal Canadian Conservatory. She enjoyed being a member of Windsor Optimist Youth Band during her teen years and began teaching piano at age 16.
Sheri is an Ontario Certified Teacher (O.C.T.) with both a Bachelor of Arts in English (1988) and Psychology (2002) and Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) as well as certification in French Language from Le Collège Boréal. She is thrilled to be among the distinguished educators at Montessori Mozarts and loves to share her passion for music with the young as well as the “young at heart”!
Teacher: Piano, Flute, Group
Sophia is a second year student studying Forensic Science at the University of Windsor. She has been involved in music from an early age and has thirteen years of piano experience. From her classical studies at Academy Ste. Cecile, she has earned her Grade 8 Royal Conservatory for piano and theory. She has also earned her Grade 9 Royal Conservatory for both music history and harmony, which she uses to explain the influence of musical periods on music for her students.
Sophia has been involved in performing throughout her life in talent shows, recitals, and through volunteering. Although piano is her main instrument, she has also enjoyed playing the flute for five years in both concert and jazz bands in high school. Sophia loved mentoring music in her school, and now is thrilled to be a part of the Montessori Mozarts team!
Guitar, Piano, Voice
Aaron has been thoroughly involved in many facets of music since a young age. He has eleven years of guitar playing experience and has a deep appreciation and knowledge of the instrument. In the past, Aaron has been involved in a number of musical theatre productions and has a great deal of vocal training and experience. He is currently studying music at the University of Windsor in the B.A Music program. He has performed both as a solo act and as part of a group for more than half his life.
An enthusiastic individual, Aaron has a rather eclectic musical sense and finds immense happiness in whatever sort of musical endeavour he embarks on. He also happens to be certified in JamBeat - our brand new music technology course. Aaron is very excited to pass on his joy and passion for music to all who wish to learn!
Business Development Manager
Leah Harris is a pianist, vocalist, and songwriter with a background in education and e-learning design. Leah has been a professional musician and educator for 15 years. She attended Berklee College of Music for Piano Performance, and now holds two Bachelor degrees, both in Music and in Education. Leah gained most of her live performance experience in the Detroit and New York music scenes before moving to Sweden in 2013 for a teaching job at an international school.
In 2015, Leah moved to Finland for a job at Helsinki-based startup Yousician, where she designed the Yousician Piano educational program from scratch – now the world’s most popular piano learning app used by over a million students.
Leah has been a part of Montessori Mozarts since its early days, and is excited to be back in Canada for her new role as Business Development Manager. She is passionate about the future of the company and looking forward to the many exciting plans ahead!