ABOUT US

Est. 2014, MATTOMUSIC INC. has built a reputation for having a professional, encouraging and fun environment for our students. 

 

LESSONS

We offer group or private lessons for piano, vocals, guitar, bass, drums and more. Sign up for a FREE Trial Lesson today!

CAMPS

Music Camps are offered weekly during March break and summer months. Campers form a band, write a song and record it to take home at the end of the week.

MUSIC PRODUCTION

Our studio offers professional music recording and producing services. Contact us for a free consultation.

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OUR INSTRUCTORS

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Owner, Producer & Head Instructor

MATT O'ROURKE

Matt is a Juno nominated song-writer/music producer with over 15 years teaching experience and holds an Associate Degree in Music from Hollywood's Musicians Institute College. He has received many awards throughout the years, winning Boots and Hearts Emerging Artist of the Year with Kris Barclay and producing the song "Building a Wall" by Shawnee Kish, winning CBC's Searchlight 2020. Matt's current writing work on the debut EP by Shawnee Kish was also nominated for a Juno in 2022. While teaching the fundamentals of music, Matt encourages creativity and versatility with his students by helping them write original music and building good character. 

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Manager, Instructor

COLE HERMER

Cole studied Independent Music Production and Independent Songwriting and Publishing at Seneca College. With over 6 years of teaching experience, 13 years of playing live shows and 16 years of recording music, Cole can play and teach a wide variety of musical styles to his students and places an emphasis on practical musical skills through practice. Cole encourages his students to think creatively and explore as much music as they can.

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Vocals, Piano, Guitar

MICAELA RAE

Micaela is enrolled in Humber College's renowned Bachelor of Music program for vocal jazz studies and holds her Royal Conservatory Certification for Grade 4 Piano, Grade 6 Voice and Grade 6 Music Theory. While Micaela has a passion for performing and songwriting, she is also passionate about teaching the importance of proper technique and instills confidence in her students.

Vocals, Piano, Guitar

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Guitar, Drums, Piano, Bass

BROOK HALLETT

Brook Hallett is a musician based in Newcastle, Ontario. Brook graduated from the O’Neill Performing Arts Program in 2020 and is attending Humber’s Bachelor of Music program. Brook has been involved with music for 15 years, and specializes in Guitar, Drums, Piano, and Bass in a variety of styles.

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Vocals, Piano

AIMEE HARNESS

Bio coming soon...

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Vocals, Piano, Guitar

NICK RITCHEY

Nick graduated from Randolph College's Triple Threat Program in 2019, where he studied singing, acting, and multiple dance disciplines.  He begun his piano journey an O'Neill C.V.I. and has continued self-taught since, with a strong focus on jazz. He has applied this knowledge to all his other instruments; He sees great importance in technique and theory, but only to the extent of understanding for easier self-expression in his students. 

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Vocals, Piano, Ukelele

Olivia McEldon

Olivia is a fourth year Trent University student studying her degree in BA Honours in Business Administration and Media Studies. Olivia attended Holy Trinity Secondary School where she received the SHSM award for Arts and Culture and High Achievement in Vocal Music. Olivia holds her Royal Conservatory Certification for Grade 8 Vocal and Grade 3 Piano. Olivia has been involved in musical theatre and talent shows where she developed a passion for pop music. From this Olivia decided to go into a studio and record her own music where she created her first single in Febuary 2021 and her first feature album in July 2021. You can stream her music on all major platforms by the name of Liv McEldon. Olivia continues to learn and grow her vocal ability as well as discover new things about herself along her muscial journey. She is passionate about teaching the importance of self expression through music and instills confidence in her students to achieve whatever they dream of! 

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Vocals, Piano, Guitar, Ukelele

CYANN DIAS

Bio coming soon...

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Vocals, Piano

SIOBHAN KELLY

Siobhan Kelly is a grade 12 vocal and drama student in O’Neill CVI’s Performing Arts Program. From a young age, she has been involved in musical theatre productions around the GTA and has since developed a passion for both pop and classical music. She works to provide a fun learning environment where students can play all their favourite songs and receive the necessary theory training as well!

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Bass, Guitar, Drums

CONNOR ECKLUND

Connor Ecklund is a multi-instrumentalist who has been playing for over 7 years. Connor attended Brooklin High School where he received the guitar award. Connor has over 4 years of music teaching experiences as well as over 5 years of performance experience. Connor has played in multiple different bands playing a range of different genres and instruments.