Dawson Creek Piano Lessons & Music Schools

British Columbia Piano Lessons | Canadian Tour Of Music Schools


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Written by Trevor Baron

I’m a certified online piano and theory teacher accredited by the Royal Conservatory of Music; I specialize in providing personalized online lessons using platforms such as Skype and Zoom.

June 22, 2024

Bach To Basics Music - Live Online Piano & Theory Lessons in Dawson Creek

Hello I’m Trevor and welcome to the Canadian Tour of Music Schools! Before we begin, I’d like to welcome you to my studio Bach to Basics Music. I offer live online piano and theory lessons tailored to meet your individual needs. You can see what students are saying here.

With over 25 years of experience as a certified Royal Conservatory of Music teacher, I’m committed to helping adults and children ages 7+ achieve their musical goals.

Why choose my studio? Learn from home via Skype or Zoom, with flexible scheduling to suit your lifestyle. Enjoy personalized one-on-one instruction covering everything from classical and modern styles of piano to advanced theory and RCM exam preparation. Contact Me  to schedule a Free Trial Lesson and get started. Now on with the Tour!

About Dawson Creek

The 29th stop on our Canadian tour of music schools is in Dawson Creek. Welcome to Dawson Creek, British Columbia. Here’s an overview of Dawson Creek’s music schools and the local music scene!

City website: https://www.dawsoncreek.ca/en/index.aspx
Population: 12,978 (2016)

Piano Lessons in Dawson Creek

While my studio specializes in providing online piano and theory lessons through Skype or Zoom, here are some music schools that might strike the right chord if you’re looking for in-person piano lessons in Dawson Creek, British Columbia. These aren’t endorsements, just friendly suggestions to help guide your musical journey.

1. Northern Lights College:

  • While primarily a college offering a variety of trades, university arts & sciences, and vocational programs, Northern Lights College also provides specialized training programs, which may include music courses or programs. Not being a typical music school, piano, guitar, drum, bass, and vocal lessons are not offered without enrolment in a program. However, like many other teachers, their teachers may teach privately outside the college. There are no promises, but it may be worth enquiring.
  • Website: Northern Lights College

2. Tourism Dawson Creek – Visitor Centre:

  • Provides information on local events and activities, including music-related events and community educational opportunities. Again, this is not a regular music studio offering piano, drum, guitar, voice, or any music instruction; it just may be a resource that has music education events from time to time.
  • Website: Tourism Dawson Creek

3. Private Music Lessons Directory:

  • It connects students with private music teachers in Dawson Creek, providing lessons for instruments such as piano and guitar.
  • Website: Music Teachers Directory​

These resources provide a range of music education options in Dawson Creek, ensuring that students of all ages and skill levels can find suitable instruction.

Discover the Rhythmic Vibes of Dawson Creek, British Columbia

Situated at Mile Zero of the world-famous Alaska Highway, Dawson Creek, British Columbia, is an active little city that blends rugged natural beauty with an active music scene. Known for its engaging festivals, live performances, and strong community spirit, Dawson Creek offers visitors and residents a rich and memorable musical journey.

Dynamic Venues and Live Performances

Dawson Creek is home to several venues that host a variety of live music performances throughout the year. The Encana Events Centre is the central location for large-scale concerts, attracting big-name artists and regional audiences. Paula Abdul announced the 2024 Straight Up! to Canada Tour, which lists Dawson Creek as one of the tour stops. So, this community is worth checking out.

For more intimate settings, spots like the Alaska Hotel Lounge and the Sudeten Hall regularly feature live music. These cozy venues are perfect for enjoying performances by local and touring musicians.

Festivals that Celebrate Music

The annual Dawson Creek Fall Fair & Exhibition is on their festival calendar. This event showcases agricultural displays and rodeo events. It features a vibrant lineup of live music performances, offering a lively and family-friendly environment. 

Another notable event is the Summerfest, a celebration that takes over the streets of Dawson Creek with live music, food vendors, and various entertainment options. This festival provides a platform for local talent to shine, bringing the community together in a festive atmosphere.

Supporting Local Talent

Dawson Creek is dedicated to nurturing its music scene through its festivals and establishments in the area. You have to remember this is a reasonably small place, but that is usually where you can find the most exciting things. I don’t know why, but seeing a music festival and the musical Mama Mia in the same month surprised me. The best way to get a feel for what’s available in this small city is to check out its tourism website. It’s worth a look! https://www.tourismdawsoncreek.com/

As I was hunting for famous musicians from Dawson Creek who play the piano, I encountered Rex Goudie (Canadian singer-songwriter and runner-up on Canadian Idol 3) and Montgomery Steele a (Canadian country music artist).

Looking for top-rated keyboard lessons? Our spotlight today shines on these private teacher directories, which provide keyboard lessons and lessons on other instruments: the Royal Conservatory of Music Teachers Directory and the British Columbia Registered Music Teachers Association.

Taking a break from the piano talk, let’s focus on a business that doesn’t deal with lessons. Visit this fantastic venue for all your musical needs. String Me Up has a website, but I’m unsure of its offerings. I still find this one-page website interesting.

Music Education and Workshops

Dawson Creek offers various educational opportunities for those looking to deepen their musical knowledge, even though they are somewhat limited. The city’s music schools and community programs are limited but provide lessons and workshops for all ages and skill levels. Whether you’re interested in learning a new instrument, improving your vocal techniques, or exploring music theory, a private music teacher may be waiting to help you achieve your musical goals. It may be worth checking local piano teacher directories for engaging and experienced teachers. You can find me here in the Royal Conservatory of Music Teachers Directory, and yes, input shameless promotion.

Exploring Beyond the Music

Pause your piano practice and join me in discovering the city. While visiting Dawson Creek, explore the city’s other attractions. Enjoy the historic charm of the Alaska Highway House, visit the Dawson Creek Art Gallery to appreciate local art, or take a scenic drive along the Alaska Highway. The city’s parks and natural settings offer perfect opportunities for relaxation and outdoor activities.


Dawson Creek, British Columbia, is a vibrant little city that offers a rich and diverse musical and cultural experience. With dynamic venues, lively local festivals, and an inspiring small-community feel, Dawson Creek invites music lovers to explore and enjoy its blend of culture and the natural beauty of the Alaska Highway. Come and discover the rhythmic vibes of Dawson Creek, where travelling becomes fun.

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Online Piano & Theory Lessons

Elevate your piano skills from the comfort of your home with live online piano and theory lessons through Skpye or Zoom for aults and children ages seven and up. Ready to get started? Contact me for more information on enrolling or book your free trial lesson to get started. Why wait? Let’s begin your exciting music journey together.

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