Williams Lake Piano Lessons & Music Schools

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Williams Lake

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 Williams Lake

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!

The 70th stop on our Canadian tour of music schools is in Williams Lake. Welcome to Williams Lake, British Columbia. If you’re looking for piano or theory lessons, here’s an overview of the city’s music schools and local music scene.

City website: https://williamslake.ca/
Population: 10,753 (2016)

Let me introduce myself

Welcome! If this is your first stop on the Canadian Tour of Music Schools, I’m Trevor, your friendly guide and piano teacher at Bach To Basics Music. Learning the piano or theory at my studio is as fun as it is educational!

Taking live online lessons through Skype or Zoom is easy with a stable internet connection and a device with a camera and microphone. Learning piano or music theory at home has never been easier or more convenient. And great news—I’m now offering online piano and theory lessons to the wonderful folks in Williams Lake! Lessons are available for adults and children aged seven and up.

With over 25 years of experience as a Royal Conservatory of Music-certified piano and theory teacher, I provide personalized lessons tailored to your schedule. Plus, I’m offering a free trial lesson so you can experience the magic firsthand.

So, come enjoy engaging live online piano and theory lessons with me, a dedicated teacher. Now, let’s get on with the tour!

Piano Lessons in Williams Lake

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 Williams Lake, British Columbia. These aren’t endorsements, just friendly suggestions to help guide your musical journey.

1. Angelkeys Music Studio

  • Description: Angelkeys Music Studio offers piano and voice lessons, public speaking and performance coaching, and music theory. They provide a variety of music styles, including classical, musical theatre, jazz, modern, pop, and opera. Lessons are available in-person and online, catering to students from the Cariboo Region and beyond.
  • Website: Angelkeys Music Studio

2. Private Music Lessons – Music Teachers Directory

  • Description: This directory lists private music teachers available in Williams Lake, offering lessons in various instruments such as piano, guitar, violin, and voice. These lessons cater to different ages and skill levels, providing in-person and online instruction options.
  • Website: Music Teachers Directory

3. British Columbia Association of Community Music Schools

  • Description: BCACMS supports establishing and operating community music schools across British Columbia, including Williams Lake. They promote high-quality music education and facilitate cooperation between provincial, national, and international music schools.
  • Website: BCACMS

The past few cities on our virtual tour were larger and, as expected, had more music schools and music education resources. Williams Lake seems to be a smaller community whose music education needs are primarily serviced through independent private music teachers and those working for smaller music schools.

Experience the Rhythmic Charm of Williams Lake, British Columbia

Planted in the heart of the Cariboo region, Williams Lake, British Columbia, is a vibrant city known for its rich cultural heritage. With its engaging festivals, live performances, and supportive community, Williams Lake offers a unique and unforgettable musical experience when you visit at their festival time.

Dynamic Venues and Live Performances

Williams Lake has several venues that host a variety of live music performances throughout the year. The Gibraltar Room, located within the Cariboo Memorial Complex, is a central hub for concerts, plays, and community events, offering a versatile space for any event. For more intimate settings, local spots like the Bean Counter Bistro and Oliver Street Bar & Grill are great places to unwind at the end of a busy day of sightseeing.

Festivals that Celebrate Music

One of the main attractions on Williams Lake’s calendar is the annual Performances in the Park series, held every summer at Boitanio Park. This family-friendly event showcases a diverse lineup of musical acts, ranging from folk and country to rock and blues, providing a delightful way to enjoy live music in a beautiful outdoor setting.

Another notable event is the Williams Lake Stampede, which, in addition to its rodeo festivities, features a variety of musical performances that add to the festival’s lively atmosphere. This event attracts visitors from far and wide, offering a unique blend of Western heritage and contemporary music.

Supporting Local Talent

Williams Lake looks like a beautiful place to visit. I visited their city and tourism websites online and looked for live music in the area. While live music does exist, and there are local musicians in the area, music does not seem to have a dominant place on any of the city’s information websites. The city seems to host more plays and physical event activities; however, there is this interesting little website: 

https://www.centralcaribooarts.com/. It was a little confusing because, when writing this article, nothing appeared on the calendar for June, July, and August. However, there were posts of events happening in those months. It may be worth a good look to see what events are planned before your trip. Although it may not have the largest number of music events planned on its calendar, it looks like a charming city to stop in and visit.

Music Education and Workshops

William Lake has some other small music schools besides the ones I listed at the start of this article. Many of these schools don’t have a website, only an address and others only have a Facebook page, so it may be better to check out these local teachers to ensure you find the music teacher who best meets your expectations.

Exploring Beyond the Music

While visiting Williams Lake, take the time to explore the city’s other attractions. Enjoy a scenic walk along the Williams Lake River Valley Trail, visit the Museum of the Cariboo Chilcotin to learn about the area’s rich history, or explore the stunning landscapes of the nearby Scout Island Nature Centre. The city’s parks and natural settings provide perfect opportunities for relaxation and outdoor activities.


Williams Lake, British Columbia, is a charming little city that offers a small-town experience. With its comfortable venues, annual festivals, and friendly community, Williams Lake invites you to explore and enjoy its city’s culture and natural beauty. Come and experience the charm of Williams Lake, where you and your friends can create unforgettable moments.

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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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