Nicole Lavallée

BMus, MMus (UVic), ARCT (Perf), AVCM (Perf/Ped)

Nicole Lavallée studied piano at the Victoria Conservatory of Music receiving her AVCM in Performance under Linda Stobbe and her AVCM in Piano Pedagogy with Linda Low and Winifred Scott Wood. She continued her studies at the University of Victoria obtaining her Bachelors with May Ling Kwok and Masters in Music with Bruce Vogt.

Nicole is a qualified Kelly Kirby instructor and regularly teaches masterclasses at the VCM. She enjoys teaching students of all ages, performing in the community, and actively works with other indigenous performers and musicologists in Canada in the pursuit of truth and reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples.