Lynda Metelsky

Lynda Metelsky has a Bachelor of Music from the University of Toronto and a Master degree from The Hartt School, University of Hartford. Lynda studied with Pierre Souvairan and Luiz Moura Castro and coached with Karl Ulrich Schnabel. Additional studies and performances have taken place at the Mozarteum in Austria, Gunsbach in France, and Gorizia in Italy. For sixteen years, she served as The Royal Conservatory's Keyboard Department Chair (1990-2006). Lynda's roles also include: coordinator of teaching internship and mentor teacher in The Glenn Gould Professional School Artist Diploma Program in Performance and Pedagogy; member of the University of Toronto's Faculty of Music in piano; clinician in Canada and the United States for The Frederick Harris Music Co., Limited; lecturer; adjudicator; master class teacher; member of the Conservatory's Board of Examiners; contributor to and author of the Conservatory's Celebration Series and New Piano Series; and coauthor of The Piano Odyssey: Student Workbooks. Lynda has been a member of The Royal Conservatory faculty since 1972.