Gambit Music now offers virtual lessons on a variety of instruments with our talented and renowned online teachers!
Violin, Viola, Cello, Piano, Theory
Nawfel has had the opportunity to study and perform with teachers including Rennie Regehr, Sharon Wei, Jeffrey Irvine, Jutta Puchhammer, Yehonatan Berick, Andre Roy and is currently studying under Michael Van Der Sloot at the University of Ottawa (masters program) and is planning on completing a masters in composition, painting and a DMA in Viola as well.
Nawfel has had the opportunity to tour with orchestras in Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Leipzig, Berlin and Prague. In 2019, he had the opportunity to perform as an “emerging artist” with his UOttawa piano Quintet at the NAC 4th stage this past March as well as his current string quartet (comprised of members from the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra).
Nawfel’s students have become section leaders for orchestras, have taken part in RCM exams and summer camps, auditioned for universities and have won competitions locally and abroad. He has coached chamber groups in both masterclass and private settings in preparation for festivals and concerts, and plans for teaching to be a big part of his future.