Guitar, Voice, Piano & Songwriting
Marissa studied Classical Guitar Performance and Composition at the Victoria Conservatory of Music and is approaching her 20th year as a music teacher in Victoria BC.
She believes it is essential to nurture the performing arts as it is necessary for the benefit of individuals and our community. For this reason, Marissa has expanded her studio into a small Music Academy with a strong emphasis on community performances.
Additionally, she is Treasurer for the Victoria Guitar Society.
Ange Ella Healy
Voice, Songwriting, Mandolin, & Ukulele
Ange Ella Healy is a singer/ songwriter with a deep love for harmony, mandolin melodies, rhythm and guitar. She is currently living and performing on Vancouver Island. This summer she will be performing and touring with her band ‘Sage, Silt and The Desert Rose.”
She has recorded three albums, 'Baker’s Know When We’re Waking (2008), 'Wanderers Rest' (2009), and ' Mary and the Book of Ruth' (2010). She is currently recording her fourth, 'Land of the Blind'.
Ange Ella studied contemporary music and performance at Selkirk College in Nelson, B.C. with focus on songwriting, sound engineering and recording.
Music Theory & Musicianship.
Nima completed his Bachelor's degree in guitar performance at Tehran University of Art and began his Master's degree in guitar performance at University of Victoria in 2018. His most recent performances in 2019 include: classical guitar recital at Phillip T. Young Recital Hall and performing at Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival (GVPAF).
Nima has been a music teacher for over 15 years. Studying many guitar methods and genres, as well as teaching to many students of different ages and interests has helped Nima become a very experienced and professional music instructor.