Don Hardy B.M.T., M.T.A.

Don Hardy at the pianoTo say that Don Hardy is a music educator, composer, performer and a Music Therapist misses much of the point. That music is his raison d’etre is much closer.

An experienced clinician with Music Therapist Accredited (MTA) status with the Canadian Association for Music Therapy (CAMT), he is also a member of the Music Therapy Association of British Columbia (MTABC).  Although retired from music therapy, his area of expertise included working with children with Autism, Rett Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Down’s Syndrome, and traumatic brain injury. He has a busy jazz performance schedule in the Vancouver music scene, both as a soloist and accompanist. His plays with own trio, Grand Central Station, and up until recently, his quartet, Guilty Pleasures, and has performed at major festivals in Canada, including the Vancouver International Jazz Festival.

His writing about music has been published in the Vancouver Sun and Music and Technology Magazine as well as numerous academic journals.

For bookings contact Don at (604) 506-2049 or email