|Ildiko Skeldon is a Senior RCM Examiner with over 25 years of examining experience in both Canada and the USA. She is a certified teacher with the Royal Conservatory in both piano and theory, for elementary, intermediate and advanced levels.
Ildiko is also a member of the Canadian Music Festivals Adjudicators Association and has adjudicated extensively throughout BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, encompassing junior to senior levels. Ms. Skeldon’s influential teachers have been Audrey Mallinson, Kum-Sing Lee, Dale Reubart, Robert Rogers, Robert Silverman, Pawel Checinski, Ivan Moravec, and Anton Kuerti. She participated in summer studies throughout the 1970s at the prestigious Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, Hungary.
Ms. Skeldon runs a successful studio in Richmond, BC, where she focuses on nurturing and inspiring musical growth in all ages and levels of students.
General meetings are usually held at Salvation Army (Richmond Community Church), 8280 Gilbert Road, Richmond, 9:30 AM. (map)
|October 2, 2019||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:15am – Guest Speaker & Members Welcome Back Reception: Bob Kohl & associates (from Long & McQuade Vancouver): Christmas Books etc. for Sale|
|November 6, 2019||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:15am – Guest Speaker: Edwin Gnandt on Understanding Chopin Piano Style.|
|December 4, 2019||11am – General Meeting, 11:30am – Christmas Luncheon at Chop Steakhouse & Bar (10251 St. Edwards Drive, Richmond).|
|February 5, 2020||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:15am – Guest Speaker: Ildiko Skeldon on RCM Level 8 Mock Examination with focus on Ear Test components and Sight Reading requirements.|
|March 4, 2020||09:30am – AGM, 10:15am – General Meeting, Members Meet & Greet, Bob Kohl & associates (from Long & McQuade Vancouver): Books etc. for Sale|
|April 1, 2020||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:15am – Guest Speaker: Catherine Bundt on Performance Anxiety.|
|May 6, 2020||09:30am – General Meeting, 10:15AM – Guest Speaker: Christopher Norton on Microjazz and Beyond.|
|June 3, 2020||11am – General Meeting, 11:30am- Year End Luncheon at TBA.|