Karina Pangilinan, ARCT

Karina studied piano with Amanda Chan, M.Mus, B.Mus. F.T.C.L. A.R.C.T., for 8 years.  She entered numerous festivals and RCM examinations in which she received ranking places and continous high marks such as First Class Honours with Distinction.
In addition to piano, Karina was a member of her high school jazz band, wind ensemble and choir in which she played the clarinet, and tenor sax.  She has performed in jazz ensembles for special events and also to raise money for BC Children's Hospital.  
In 2005, Karina began spreading her love of music by teaching piano to young students.  Her teaching career has since expanded and many of her students have received high rankings in festivals, as well as First Class Honours with Distinction and First Class Honours in RCM exams. 
In June 2008 and 2009 Karina performed alongside her sisters in benefit concerts for the Red Cross and BC Children's Hospital. These concerts '2 Pianos 4 Sisters 8 Hands' raised a total of around $3000. In Spring 2010 and 2011, she co-produced and directed Pride and Prejudice: the Musical, and The Musical Importance of Being Earnest, and A Midsummer Night's Musical which raised $1,800 and $2,500 and $2,800 for BC Children's Hospital and the Centre for Child Development.  
Karina is a BComm Graduate from the UBC Sauder School of Business where she majored in Accounting.
For information, please contact
Email     karina.pangilinan@gmail.com 
Phone    604.543.7963