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Our Instructors

Owner, Producer & Head Instructor


Matt, a Juno-nominated songwriter and music producer, boasts over 15 years of teaching experience and holds an Associate Degree in Music from Hollywood's Musicians Institute College. Over the years, he has garnered numerous awards, 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 ongoing collaboration involves writing for Shawnee Kish's debut EP, which earned a Juno nomination 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. 


Manager & Band Instructor


Cole studied Independent Music Production and Independent Songwriting and Publishing at Seneca College. Boasting over 10 years of teaching experience and an extensive background in live performances and music recording, Cole possesses the capability to both play and instruct a diverse range of musical styles. His emphasis on practical musical skills through consistent practice is a cornerstone of his teaching philosophy. Notably, Cole's unique ability to guide students, regardless of age or skill level, in learning songs as a cohesive band is pivotal to their musical development and fosters confidence in their musical abilities.


Instructor - Vocals, Piano, Ukulele


Casey has been singing and playing piano for over 15 years and has 4 years of teaching experience. She currently holds her Royal Conservatory of Music Grade 8 Voice and Grade 6 Piano. She graduated from O’Neill CVI’s Performing Arts program and since has worked as a Music Director, helped with choirs, and performed individually as well as in band settings. She believes that our music grows and evolves as we do and that strong basics and versatility are key to expressing yourself musically. 


Instructor - Vocals, Piano, Acoustic Guitar


Jenna is currently attending the Vocal/Drama performing arts program at O'Neill C.V.I. She holds her Grade 6 Piano and Grade 5 Vocal Royal Conservatory of Music certifications. Jenna has grown up in musical theatre, which has been a huge source of her confidence. In more recent years, she has developed a passion for writing music. She loves all kinds of music and believes in the importance of self-expression through creation and performance.


Instructor - Vocals, Piano


Abbey is currently attending O’Neill C.V.I. in the Vocal/Drama Performing Arts program. She has been taking vocal lessons for 10 years and is in O’Neill’s Chamber Choir, Jazz Choir, and Treble Voices Choir. She is also in a Peer Tutor program at O’Neill where she assists the teacher of a grade nine music course. Abbey got involved in musical theatre in 2018 and has really found a passion for performing onstage and bringing each character to life.


Band Instructor


With over a decade of experience instructing music, Cyann has been instrumental in guiding numerous bands, solo performers, and songwriters to their inaugural stage appearances. Proficient in teaching guitar, vocals, ukulele, drums, and bass guitar, she caters to a diverse range of students. In addition to her teaching role, Cyann actively participates in the music scene, playing in two bands and collaboratively writing and recording original music. A devoted enthusiast of live music, Cyann frequently showcases her vocal and guitar skills both with her bands and as a solo performer at local events, venues, and open mic nights.

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Band Instructor


Bio coming soon...


Band Instructor


Bio coming soon...


Band Instructor


Noah Zulauf is a Whitby based musician who has experience in all settings of music, orchestral, marching, band and many more. Noah has over 10 years of experience in playing, drums, guitar, bass guitar and piano. Noah has found a passion for teaching music, starting with family friends, then moving his way up to teach at Mattomusic where he also studied.


Guitar Repair / Substitute Instructor 


Alex is a founding member and guitarist for the Juno-Award winning band "Dizzy".  Alex has many years of teaching experience and has multi-instrumental abilities. Alex is best known most for his unique style on guitar and easy-going personality with students. 


Substitute Instructor - Vocals, Piano, Ukelele


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. She is passionate about teaching the importance of self expression through music and instills confidence in her students to achieve whatever they dream of! 


Substitute Instructor - Band Instructor


Connor Ecklund is a multi-instrumentalist who has been playing for over 7 years. Connor has over 4 years of music teaching experiences as well as over 5 years of performance experience. Connor has played in multiple bands playing a range of different genres and instruments.


Substitute Instructor - Vocal, Piano, Guitar


Micaela Rae is a Toronto based musician with experience as both a solo, and a choral artist. Micaela has been taking private music lessons from the age of 5, graduated high school with 2 music awards from O’Neill Collegiate’s Performing Arts Program, and in the fall of 2019, she enrolled in Humber College’s renowned Bachelor of Music Program for vocal jazz studies. Micaela holds her Royal Conservatory Certification for Grade 4 Piano, Grade 6 Voice, and Grade 6 music theory.


Substitute Instructor - Vocal, Piano


Bio coming soon...


Established in 2014, MATTOMUSIC INC. has garnered a reputation for fostering a professional, supportive, and enjoyable learning environment for our students.

Live music is at the heart of everything we do. Included with lesson enrolment, we provide multiple opportunities to perform at our live concerts and special events.

Irrespective of age or skill level, our aim is to instill a love for music that will last a lifetime! 



Choose between group or private lessons for piano, vocals, guitar, bass, drums and more. Sign up for a FREE Trial Lesson here


Music Camps are offered weekly during March break and summer months. Campers form a band, write a song, record it and make a music video uploaded to our YouTube channel


Beyond lessons and camps, our studio provides additional services such as production and recording facilities, rehearsal room rentals, and adult jam nights. Contact us for more information


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