About Us

Sheila Vandikas

Sheila Vandikas is the director of MuSix Studio and Services, a business that offers music and academic lessons and services. She holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance from University of Toronto. She worked as a music teacher, course liaison, and national consultant for Yamaha Corporate Music School, the education division of Yamaha Canada Music Ltd. She has also worked as a pianist and accompanist for various musicians and several musical events and groups, including the Tapestry Chamber Choir. She is currently an active member of the Ontario Registered Music Teachers' Association, and and associate member of the Association of Canadian Women Composers.

With over 28 years of experience in the music education and performance field, she has revised what started as a pilot project at home, and later, a basis for the preschool classes at Yamaha Music School. Research and analysis resulted in The MuSix House, a comprehensive music curriculum for children aged newborn to preschool. The focus is on early musical exposure, the development of reading readiness, and the basic fundamentals of playing readiness for any instrument.

Sheila currently resides in Newmarket, with her husband George, and their four children.