Iva Valent is a Toronto-based pianist/keyboardist with over 20 years of music education through the Royal Conservatory of Music and Humber College. With her extensive classical training under the guidance of Allison Wiebe (MAMus., BAMus., ARCT) and jazz training with world-class, Juno award-winning pianist Hilario DurĂ¡n, Iva has developed strong technique and overall versatility as a musician. She has been passionately teaching private piano lessons in the GTA for 13 years, performing in various groups and solo acts, and is currently writing material of her own.