Centre Director and Teacher
Katherine Deane, director and teacher of West Side Music Together®, has been a teacher of drama, music, and dance and a favorite nanny to children of all ages throughout her life.
Donalyn started taking her daughter, Charlotte, to Music Together® classes in the summer of 2006 and she loved it so much – the diverse music, the warm community of families, the exercise (!), the fun – that she decided to become a Music Together teacher.
Joan de Verteuil
Joan started exploring her musical nature later in life. After singing in a community choir for three years and dabbling in African dance and hand-drumming, she began learning to play Zimbabwean-style marimba.
Noa Neuman Spivak
Noa's life long engagement with the arts is her main driving force and passion. She started studying classical piano as a child and then moved to classical ballet and modern dance through till high school.
Tanya had two main loves in life growing up, one was sport and the other was music. With her young ear pressed against a speaker, she listened to her parents vinyl records, like Patsy Cline and Johnny cash, and a passion was born.
Katy is a life-long music student, and a parent of two preschoolers. Her most recent musical endeavors include formal training in piano and discovering her voice in a local community choir, The Acapellaboratory, where she sings soprano.
Laura has an extensive background in the Performing Arts. Growing up she studied private voice instruction and trained at various musical theatre programs and dance schools. Laura has been involved in the Greater Vancouver area musical theatre scene for the past twenty years.