Meet Rhonda

We are excited to welcome Rhonda Vertefeuille as the newest team member at Forte School of Music. Rhonda teaches singing and piano at Forte.

Rhonda’s musical training:

Rhonda graduated from the UBC School of Music in 2003. She completed a Bachelor of Music, voice being her concentration, with a focus in elementary school education. In 2007, she received an International Montessori Teaching Diploma for children 3-6 years old from the North American Montessori Centre.

In Rhonda’s teaching:

In Rhonda’s teaching she loves sharing her curiosity, appreciation, and lifelong love of learning with her students. Community choral singing is an important part of her life.

A little-known musical fact about Rhonda:

A little-known musical fact about Rhonda is that her grandfather often sang solo in mass in the small, farming community where she is from. Another little-known fact is that she loves to listen to techno/dance music from around the world!

Rhonda’s favourite style of music to sing is:

If Rhonda could choose her favourite style of music to sing it would be in large choirs with an orchestra. Her favourite pieces would be oratorio’s like Handel’s Messiah, or Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony!

If you are interested in taking lessons with Rhonda, sign up for lessons here.