Dark Mountain Music


meet our teachers

Daniel Morkeberg

My name is Daniel. I’m a 26-year-old graduate of MacEwan University’s music program and owner of Dark Mountain Music. I have been singing, playing guitar, and piano for the past 15 years and haven’t stopped since! I believe everyone should have the chance to learn music. That’s why myself, along with a collection of other amazing teachers are providing in-home and online music lessons, so that everyone from those without drivers licenses to kids with busy parents can explore their talents!

Fabio Henao Caviedes

Fabio is a talented music instructor, specializing in guitar, piano, and ukulele. He graduated from MacEwan University and is passionate about helping his students explore their innate musical abilities through fun and engaging lessons. Fabio firmly believes that everyone has the potential to be a musician and provides a supportive environment free of stress and anxiety for both adults and children to grow their passion and develop their musicality. With his guidance, students can discover the joy of making music and unlock their full potential as musicians.

Julia Borden

Julia is a talented musician and experienced music teacher based in Edmonton, Alberta. With over 10 years of teaching experience, she offers lessons in piano, vocals, guitar, and ukulele to students of all ages and skill levels. Julia’s impressive education includes studying at the prestigious Juilliard School of Music, where she majored in piano performance. Her extensive training and expertise enable her to provide students with a comprehensive and in-depth understanding of music theory and performance techniques. Julia has a passion for teaching and a commitment to helping her students achieve their musical goals, whether that means mastering a difficult piece or simply discovering the joy of playing music.

Chancé Snethun

Chancé Snethun is a private vocal coach with a passion for music. After graduating from NAIT with a radio diploma, she pursued her musical degree at MacEwan University. With intermediate guitar skills and extensive training in vocal techniques, music recording and production, music theory, and piano, Chance is a well-rounded musician. Her teaching philosophy focuses on developing students’ vocal abilities and unique musicality, helping them sing with ease and accuracy. Using a range of engaging vocal exercises and warm-ups, Chance’s coaching will unlock your full potential as a singer.

Yingying (Katrina) Wei

Yingying (Katrina) Wei is a highly skilled pianist and dedicated music educator. With an impressive Level 9 Central Conservatory of Music in Piano qualification, equivalent to Level 10 RCM, Katrina possesses a deep understanding of classical and contemporary music styles. She has over a year of full-time experience teaching piano and theory to students of all ages and levels. From guiding beginners through their first notes to preparing advanced students for grade exams and on-stage performances, Katrina demonstrates a versatile teaching approach. Her passion for music and teaching is evident in her self-motivated nature and constant exploration of unique and effective methods to inspire her students. Katrina’s commitment to nurturing students’ technical skills, musical expression, and motivation has resulted in notable improvements among her pupils.

Cam Steele

Cam Steele is a teacher, performer, and composer in Edmonton. He performs regularly in Edmonton in various contemporary styles from rock, blues, jazz, RnB, funk, and popular music. Cam also plays as a solo guitarist inspired by great fingerstyle players and classical repertoire. Cam values teaching music as a language and creates a space where students start making music within their first lesson. Cam also offers instruction in music technology, electronic production, songwriting, and orchestration. Lessons with Cam are constructed around learning how to really play the music students want to do! Cam holds a Music Diploma and a Bachelor of Music Composition from MacEwan University, and is currently pursuing a degree in Music Education from the University of Alberta.