Tickets for our 2018 JamSchool JamBoree held on June 22nd, 23rd, and 24th are now available online. Please double check your date and show time before purchasing your ticket. Contact the school if you are unsure. 519-836-8526
Thinking of taking a break for the summer? Check out episode 1 of our new JamSchool comic strip! We offer a la carte pricing for July and August. Stay tuned for more info on how to book your summer with JamSchool.
Even a few lessons can go a long way to protecting your musical investment.
JamSchool is very excited to to announce the addition of a fantastic new teacher!
Emma Bortolon-Vettor will be teaching piano, guitar and bass at the south campus on Mondays and Tuesdays.
See Emma's bio below:
Emma Bortolon-Vettor has been studying guitar for over 16 years and piano for 18 years. Emma's specialty revolves around blues and rock technique, modal applications, ear training, and composition. It is Emma's belief that everyone is capable of writing a song while exploring their instrument.
Emma has been composing and performing music with Red Rosary, The Folk, Bonnie Trash, and Natural Thirst. She has produced 2 full-length albums and 4 EP's. Emma recorded and produced Bonnie Trash's recent EP, "Ezzelini's Dead," which was released in June of 2017 and gained recognition in the Toronto Star. Her co-collaborator in all of these outfits is her twin sister, Sara Bortolon-Vettor. Together, they publish and perform under their FPOP production collective.
Emma currently holds a BA in psychology from Ryerson University, where she aided in creating musical paradigms for empathy training in youth with high-functioning autism. She has two years of study from Ryerson University's Radio and Television program and is currently completing a second degree in Music at the University of Guelph.
Gain resume building, leadership and teaching experience
Meet new music friends
Keep busy with music over the summer months
As you may already be aware, JamSchool has hosted an award winning Rock Camp in the summer since 2008. This is an intensive week long camp where kids aged 7 through 14 make a band, record an album and put on a concert.
This year, we are looking for volunteer Rock Camp counselors to help run the camps.
Camp counselors must be:
At least 14 years of age
Be relatively proficient on at least one of the following
Good with kids
We have open opportunities for counsellors for the following weeks: