Todd Lefever is a skilled and
respected guitarist, songwriter, recording artist and teacher.
Experienced and versatile, he is accomplished in several musical
This Medicine Hat native studied
classical guitar at Medicine Hat College, then went on to major in
performance at the prestigious Grant MacEwan College in Edmonton.
He spent several years touring Canada and the United States with
Lisa Dodd and Shameless, and played lead guitar with EMI recording
artists Alpha Galates. While teaching guitar for four years at the
Medicine Hat College Conservatory of Music, Todd was a member of
the critically acclaimed Lyle Rebbeck Jazz Quartet. He later became
lead guitarist for Juno-nominated, pop-rock singer and songwriter,
Fefe Dobson, with whom he toured in both Canada and the United
States. In recent years Todd has performed in Toronto and southern
Ontario with The Soundtastics, The Mick McKenzie Band and ProCon,
and with singer MacKenzie Porter.
Todd’s heart is soundly rooted in
the art of teaching of music to all levels of developing musicians.
He has been teaching in Toronto, both in a classroom setting and as
a private instructor for over twenty years. His lessons are
comprehensive and fun, and can cover any number of music styles
including rock/metal, pop, blues, jazz, country, folk, and