Regina

Music Lesson Centre

Lesson Centre Locations > Saskatchewan > Regina

Contact Form
1445 McIntyre Street
Regina, Saskatchewan, S4R 8B5
Lesson Centre:Phone (306) 569-3914
Store Phone: (306) 569-8501

Lesson Centre Email: reginalessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: regina@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
Monday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Chelsey Isted - coordinator of the music lessons in Regina

Chelsey Isted

Lessons Manager
[email protected]
306.569.3914

This Location Offers:

Online Lessons

All Lessons

Private Lessons

Online video lessons and in studio lessons available now.

Group Lessons

  

 

Rock school

Group keyboard/piano

Adult string ensemble

Preschool piano

Our Teachers:

Anthony Merkel - Tuba, Trumpet, Trombone music lessons in Regina

Anthony Merkel (Tuba, Trumpet, Trombone) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Anthony Merkel is a student at the University of Regina, currently working on his Bachelor of Music in Tuba Performance. He started playing tuba at the age of 12, and has enjoyed participating in both community and university ensembles locally while also taking part in educational tuba institutes with top teachers of the continent and honor groups around the country. His main interests are symphonic tuba, modern solos, discovering effective fundamental routines, and occasionally jazz performance on both trombone and tuba. Aside from tuba, he also has a wide range of musical experiences, including regularly singing in RSO choral concerts, achieving his Grade 9 RCM certificate in Piano, travelling the states in a barbershop chorus, and working at the university as an assistant marker for Theory I-IV. Anthony teaches low brass at the Regina store. His lesson rate is $24 per half-hour.

Avery Hesse - Piano music lessons in Regina

Avery Hesse (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Avery Hesse has been a student of Long and McQuade for over ten years. She has been studying piano for many years and holds her RCM level 8 for piano and theory. Avery enjoys a wide range of classical repertoire as well as more contemporary styles of music from video games, movies, and various internet media. She also enjoys popular music along with arranging. Avery has consistently participated in recitals and music festivals during her piano studies. She looks forward to sharing her enjoyment of music with her students. Avery is currently offering only online video lessons for the Regina store. Her rate is $24 per half hour.

Ben Redant BFA - Theatre - Piano, Voice music lessons in Regina

Ben Redant BFA - Theatre (Piano, Voice) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Ben has been playing music since a very young age and has completed RCM Grade 8. Ben has worked extensively all over Saskatchewan as an accompanist and musical director, specializing in musical theatre. His show credits include Smokey Joe’s Cafe for Regina Summer Stage, Avenue Q and The Rocky Horror Show for Sterling Productions, and The Marvellous Wonderettes and 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee for Souris Valley Theatre. He has also taken the stage professionally with several companies, including Regina’s Globe Theatre as an actor and musician, recently performing in 2015’s Ring of Fire. Ben has been offering piano and voice lessons in Regina since 2015.
His rate is $27 per half-hour.

Brandon Dickson - Drums, Hand Drums, Percussion music lessons in Regina

Brandon Dickson (Drums, Hand Drums, Percussion) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Brandon has been playing drums for over a decade and has been teaching since 2013. Brandon also teaches hand percussion for beginner and intermediate levels. He has toured with the Poltava Ukraine Orchestra to Europe and other locations in Canada and he is currently a member of the bands Magnetic and Tribal Vibes. Brandon believes in the equality of all limbs and how to practice proficiently. He is open to all styles of drumming and enjoys implementing world grooves into his teaching and playing. Brandon teaches drum and percussion lessons at the Regina store.
His rate is $24 per half-hour.

Brenda Stettner - Piano music lessons in Regina

Brenda Stettner (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Brenda is a certified elementary and intermediate specialist through the Royal Conservatory of Music. She has been teaching piano, organ, and guitar since 1980. Brenda has experience with MIDI and multi-track recording, she composes and arranges music for herself and her students, and she prepares students for Royal Conservatory examinations and music festivals. Brenda believes in continuous learning and professional development, and is always looking for new ways to teach concepts in private lessons and master classes. Her unique teaching approach has motivated students to become teachers, recording artists, composers, and to generally enjoy making music. Brenda’s students benefit from her lineage, a 3rd generation student of Beethoven. Brenda teaches piano at the Regina store.
Her rate is $27 per half-hour.

Dennon Jonasson - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele music lessons in Regina

Dennon Jonasson (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Dennon has been playing guitar and honing in on his technique since the age of seven. He is always advancing his own knowledge and discovering new ways to play the strings and new ways to teach them. He has played in several local bands throughout the city, and is currently working on a solo guitar rock project. Dennon can offer both his guitar and bass students a wide range of material including basic chord progressions and scale positions and advanced virtuoso-esque styles. Whether its country, rock, metal, blues, funk, pop, or punk, he is eager to bring knowledge to anyone willing to have fun and learn! Dennon teaches guitar, bass and ukulele at the Regina store. His rate is $25 per half-hour.

Ellen MacPherson - Violin, Cello, Music and Movement (18 months to 3 years) music lessons in Regina

Ellen MacPherson (Violin, Cello, Music and Movement (18 months to 3 years)) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Ellen began her musical training studying classical violin. She has been a teacher at Long & McQuade’s Lesson Centre since 2008. As an accomplished musician, she is proficient with both the violin and cello. She specializes in group lessons and teaching children under the age of ten, but welcomes students of all ages and levels of experience. Ellen also has experience teaching students with learning disabilities. Her lessons involve a mixture of all styles of music; including the Suzuki method, Royal Conservatory of Music repertoire, and various popular/contemporary fiddling styles. The student’s interests and goals are the inspiration for the way her lessons are planned. Ellen has recently co-developed and piloted a preschool aged music program – Music and Movement. Ellen teaches violin and cello at the Regina store. Her rate is $25 per half-hour.

Hannah Wildman  B.Mus - Piano, Voice, Percussion music lessons in Regina

Hannah Wildman B.Mus (Piano, Voice, Percussion) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Hannah Wildman has her Bachelor of Music in Performance from the University of Regina. In university, she specialized in percussion performance playing everything from classical to modern day repertoire. She has also completed her Royal Conservatory Grade 9 piano and Grade 8 Voice as well as Advanced Rudiments theory, and History and Harmony co requisites for Grade 9. Hannah has experience with everything from classical to contemporary music, but her passion lies most in helping students prepare for the Royal Conservatory exams. Hannah loves to share her passion for music with those around her and hopes to inspire her students to use music as a way to enhance their everyday lives. Hanna teaches piano, voice and percussion at the Regina store. Her rate is $26 per half-hour.

Jack Dublanica  B.Mus - Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle music lessons in Regina

Jack Dublanica B.Mus (Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Jack has a BA in Theory and Music History and has been playing the banjo and fiddle for over 30 years. He started teaching in 1995 and has experience teaching all ages of students in both private and group lessons. Jack has played with bluegrass/folk and bluegrass/country bands, including Home Brood, Citybilly, and Cactus Jack and the Rounders. He has performed at the Regina Folk Festival and The Big Valley Jamboree. He is currently a member of Binder Twine and the Bales. Jack teaches 5 string banjo, fiddle and mandolin in many styles including Celtic, Cape Breton and classical. Jack teaches banjo, mandolin and fiddle at the Regina store. His rate is $24 per half-hour.

Jamie Scarfe - Piano music lessons in Regina

Jamie Scarfe (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Jamie has been studying piano for over 10 years. She has her grade 8 piano and all theory co-requisites with the Royal Conservatory of Music. She loves music andtakes part in many music groups at her school including concert band, concert choir, jazz band and vocal jazz. She is also the Principle Percussionist with the South Saskatchewan Youth Orchestra. She is excited to share her knowledge of music with her students. Jamie is currently offering only online video lessons for the Regina store.. Her rate is $24 per half-hour.

Joelle Nielsen B.Mus - Clarinet, Flute, Oboe, Saxophone music lessons in Regina

Joelle Nielsen B.Mus (Clarinet, Flute, Oboe, Saxophone) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Joelle Nielsen started playing the clarinet 20 years ago, achieving her B.Mus in performance from Brandon University in 2014. During that time she has played with National youth band, pit ensembles for musical theatre productions, and as part of small ensembles that performed with the WSO’s pre-concert series and at ICA’s Clarinet Festival, as well as competing Nationally as part of a chamber group. Joelle has been teaching woodwind clinics in Manitoba and Saskatchewan since 2009, and started teaching privately in North-east Saskatchewan in 2018. Joelle teaches woodwinds at the Regina store. Her rate is $25 per half hour.

Johnny Javier - Guitar, Composition music lessons in Regina

Johnny Javier (Guitar, Composition) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Johnny is a versatile musician with years of experience performing and teaching music. He graduated from Edmonton's MacEwan University with a Diploma in Music, majoring in Composition. During his studies, he worked on skills such as sight-reading, ear-training, theory, composition and performance. He has performed in music festivals, cafes and corporate events as part of a group and as a solo performer.
Besides music, his other passion in life is travelling. During his two years of travelling Australia, he taught music and performed with musicians from different countries and cultures. His fondest memory from his time down under was busking on the city streets and performing in open mic nights with his travel mates.
Johnny is eager to share his knowledge and experiences to all his students, regardless of age or skill level. He aims to show how learning music can enrich a person's life. Johnny is currently offering only online video lessons for the Regina store. His rate is $25 per half-hour.

Josh Daly - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele music lessons in Regina

Josh Daly (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Josh has been playing guitar since the age of 7. He has included a wide variety of styles in his guitar playing including rock, pop, jazz, blues, country and melodic rock. Josh's teaching methods include focusing on playing techniques, theory, melodic improvisation, ear training and composition. He also plays and gigs with local Regina bands Hearts and Knives, FrontedTears and Degree Of Being. Josh teaches guitar, bass and ukulele at the Regina store. His rate is $25 per half-hour.

Joshua Tumala - Piano music lessons in Regina

Joshua Tumala (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Joshua's musical journey began at a young age when he was first introduced to music by his family, which led him to develop a keen interest in all kinds of music. Joshua enjoys learning, and teaching, classical music, jazz, contemporary and video game pieces, music from different countries around the world, and adding his own touch to music through arranging. Joshua holds an RCM level 8 in piano, was a past Gold Medal recipient (highest mark in the province), and continues to expand on his practical and theoretical knowledge. He actively performs in recitals and music festivals and has won numerous awards and scholarships over the years. Joshua has been offering his services as a substitute teacher with Long and McQuade for the past year and has become a highly sought after instructor. He is fluent in both Filipino and English, and can teach music lessons in both languages. His rate is $24 per half hour.

Kristine Beer - Piano, Keyboard, Pre-School, Group Piano, Group Keyboard music lessons in Regina

Kristine Beer (Piano, Keyboard, Pre-School, Group Piano, Group Keyboard) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Kristine has her Grade 9 Royal Conservatory Piano and holds a Distinguished Teacher/Examiner Award in popular piano teaching. She is a professional accompanist for vocalists and instrumentalists, and has over twenty-five years of teaching experience. She has co-written and piloted programs for pre-school children and primary piano students. She also enjoys performing and is currently the church pianist at St. James United Church. Kristine specializes in group instruction and young beginners, as well as preparing senior students for examinations and music festivals. Kristine teaches piano at the Regina store. Her rate is $28 per half-hour.
Group lessons and preschool classes available at discounted rates

Lisa Nickerson - Piano, Keyboard, Group Piano, Group Keyboard music lessons in Regina

Lisa Nickerson (Piano, Keyboard, Group Piano, Group Keyboard) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Lisa has more than twenty years of experience teaching children and adults, both private and group lessons. She has advanced certification in organ (Grade 7 Conservatory Canada - formerly Western Board of Music), and piano (Royal Conservatory of Music Level 9). She has experience with arranging popular and jazz music as well as creating electronic music arrangements. Lisa focuses on many different aspects of music and includes theory, sight-reading, ear-training, history, classical and pop music in lessons to give her students a well-rounded approach to learning piano. She enjoys incorporating pieces that her students choose as well to help foster a connection to music with each student. She is constantly working on expanding her knowledge as a teacher and loves seeing her students progress and enjoy music. In addition, she leads a music group at church with a focus on popular worship songs. Lisa teaches piano at the Regina store. Her rate is $28 per half-hour. Group lessons available at discounted rates.

Matt Kaip - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele music lessons in Regina

Matt Kaip (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Matt started playing the guitar at a very young age and has never looked back.  Through many years of lessons from a number of different instructors, Matt has developed his skills in a variety of genres including: jazz, rock, classical, funk, and reggae to name a few.
 
At the age of 17, Matt began developing his recording skills, and experienced his first tour. Through his university years, where he obtained his BA/Psci, Matt continued to remain actively involved in music where he joined the University of Regina jazz band and learned more about jazz, improvisation, and arranging. Following this, Matt founded the band The Nancy Ray-Guns, and they released two well received albums: All Those Years of Heart and Homestead.  Matt then continued to develop his skills and took occasional lessons from Capilano Jazz College teacher Bill Coon. Also during this time, he began composing and designing audio for mobile games, including making music and sounds for 17 games with Vancouver and Ottawa based Magmic Games.  Currently, Matt plays guitar for Robot Hive and has been focusing on his own album Moon Reflected in Water.
 
Matt has been teaching a wide variety of musical styles for over 30 years and is happy to be returning to Long and McQuade. Matt teaches guitar, bass and ukulele at the Regina location. His rate is $27 per half hour.

Nina Maxwell - Piano, Theory, Harmony music lessons in Regina

Nina Maxwell (Piano, Theory, Harmony) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Nina Maxwell is a Royal Conservatory of Music Certified teacher for elementary and intermediate piano. She holds her Grade 9 Piano, and Theory and History/Harmony Grades 9 and 10 with the Royal Conservatory of Music. She continues to expand her knowledge and credentials and is currently studying for her Grade 10 Piano and Elementary Piano Pedagogy through the RCM. Nina has over thirty years of teaching experience with students ranging from the very young to retired seniors. Her specialties include exam preparation (classical, popular, and theoretical) and helping special needs students to achieve success. Nina is listed as a recommended teacher for special needs children with the Autism Resource Centre in Regina. Over the years, many of Nina's students have received outstanding marks on examinations and music festivals, including for a recent Royal Conservatory practical examination session, several Distinction and First Class Honors results, and 2 gold medal winners for the highest mark in the province! Nina has also attended many workshops and seminars on handling stress and uses the Brain Gym techniques as additional learning tools. She is also the accompanist for the Circle of Friends Ladies Choir. Nina teaches piano and theory, including history and harmony, at the Regina lesson centre. Her rate is $28 per half-hour.

Peyton Snow - Voice music lessons in Regina

Peyton Snow (Voice) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Peyton Snow is a student at the University of Regina, working on his Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance. He is an avid vocalist who has been a part of various music groups. Most recently, he was a part of the Saskatchewan Youth Choir. In high school, he sang in the Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, and Vocal Jazz Ensembles, also taking part in musicals throughout the year. He has learned a wide array of musical styles through various school classes he took such as Musical Theater, Popular Music, Classical Choral, and Vocal Jazz. Peyton teaches voice at the Regina store. His lesson rate is $24 per half-hour.

Seye Popoola - Piano music lessons in Regina

Seye Popoola (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Seye Popoola has been teaching piano and theory for many years. He holds theory certificates with the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) and is working toward advanced levels with the Royal Conservatory of Music. He is a church organist and choir director. Seye has accompanied his church choir for performances and has accompanied his choir students who have achieved excellence in their examinations and competitions. He also plays the trumpet, violin and clarinet. Seye teaches piano at the Regina store. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Stina Ulvid - Violin music lessons in Regina

Stina Ulvid (Violin) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Stina Ulvid has been studying music for over 12 years, and has been playing violin for 7. She is currently attending the University of Regina for a Bachelor of Music and Music Education degree. She plays in the UofR Orchestra, and sings in the Concert Choir as well. Stina is trained in the Suzuki method, and teaches both classical and contemporary violin. Stina teaches violin at the Regina store. Her rate is $24 per half hour.

Tia Gibson - Piano music lessons in Regina

Tia Gibson (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Tia Gibson believes that all people are capable of learning music and she thoroughly enjoys walking through the learning process with her students. She has earned her Level 8 Royal Conservatory of Music certification, with First Class Honors. She has also participated in many music festivals and earned several 1st and 2nd place awards, including one for original composition and one for quick study. Tia has 5 years of experience teaching students of varying ages and abilities and is known for her warmth, care and patience. Tia is currently offering only online video lessons for the Regina store.
Her rate is $25 per half-hour.