Calgary Royal Vista

Music Lesson Centre

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10 Royal Vista Drive NW
Calgary Royal Vista, Alberta, T3R 0N2
Lesson Centre:Phone or Text (587) 794-3196
Store Phone: (587) 794-3195
Fax: (403) 241-2516

Lesson Centre Email: calgaryroyalvistalessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: calgaryroyalvista@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 - 8:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: Noon - 4:00pm

This Location Offers:

Online Lessons

All Lessons

Private Lessons

Our professional, highly qualified instructors offer both in person and on line video lessons.

Our Teachers:

Amanda Fung - Piano music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Amanda Fung (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Amanda has over 20 years of experience in playing piano and is currently working towards her ARCT diploma. As a music student herself, she can appreciate the influence her teachers have had in shaping who she is today. Amanda believes that the role of a teacher is one of great responsibility and honour. Through her coursework, she has become well-versed in the field of pedagogy, harmony and history. Amanda wishes to continue learning and expanding her knowledge in music. Amanda has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2014. Her rate is $30 per half hour.

Barbara Lorenz - Woodwinds, Sax Clarinet music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Barbara Lorenz (Woodwinds, Sax Clarinet) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Barbara Lorenz moved to Calgary from Lloydminster, Alberta where she was Woodwind Instructor for Lakeland College teaching Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet, Oboe and Bassoon, as well as theory. She was also teaching Grade 6 band for the Lloydminster Public School Division. Barbara graduated from Dickinson State University with a Bachelor of Science in Music Education and a Bachelor of Arts.
Playing in Saxophone quartets, Jazz ensembles, and Concert Bands have been a large part of her musical career. She is currently very active, playing in a duo throughout the Calgary area.
Barbara has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2013. Her rate is $29 per half hour.

Brent Gerlitz - Drums music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Brent Gerlitz (Drums) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Brent is an energetic, experienced and creative educator with a proven ability to get the very best out of students. Brent has over twenty years of playing experience and has shared the stage with many popular performers including Jann Arden, Biff Naked, Brad Paisley and Rascal Flatts to name a few.
Brent has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2012. His rate is $31 per half hour.

Casey Shalala - Guitar, Bass, Double Bass music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Casey Shalala (Guitar, Bass, Double Bass) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Casey is a versatile music instructor specializing in a wide range of styles including; Rock, Heavy Metal, Pop, Rockabilly, Blues and Jazz. Formally trained classical guitar and upright bass player. Very strong knowledge of theory, history and sight-reading. Casey works very well with students of any age from very young to adult.
Casey has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2013. His rate is $30 per half hour.

David Espinel - Drums music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

David Espinel (Drums) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

A native of Quito, Ecuador David got his professional start at age 17 playing in various clubs and festivals. His band Fuera De Sitio was featured along with his song El Juego "The Game” on local radio stations. David has performed and toured with many bands across Canada and parts of the United States including a gig at the world famous Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood in the summer of 2014, opening up for LA Guns. He currently performs on the main stage at Centre Street Church in Calgary playing one weekend per month in front of thousands. David has worked as a session drummer at Power House Studios in Calgary and also performs with various bands and songwriters as a session drummer/percussionist.
David has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2016. His rate is $29 per half hour.

Elora Courtin - Piano music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Elora Courtin (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Elora has her Royal Conservatory of Music Grade 9 in both Voice and Piano. She has taught a wide range of genres in music lessons since 2011. Her passion has extended beyond teaching in performances with Victorian Operetta Society in Ontario, concerts and community fund-raising events. She has also taught music, drama and dance in studios and at local art camps.
Elora has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2015. Her rate is $30 per half hour.

Margaret Hornett - Flute music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Margaret Hornett (Flute) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Margaret started studying flute at the age of ten, and has worked with many flute teachers in Calgary throughout the years. As Margaret is a very goal-oriented individual, she enjoys working towards various RCM achievements; most notably Flute Practical exams, as well as theory co-requisites. Upon the completion of her Grades 3 and 5 RCM exams, she was awarded with the Alberta Gold Award for the highest mark in Alberta. She has had the opportunity to be principal flute/piccolo in various high school ensembles, as well as in her current university ensemble. She was also a member of the Alberta Honour Band in grade 12. In 2017, she performed the Chaminade Concertino for Flute and Orchestra in the Jubilee Auditorium, as a soloist with her high school wind ensemble. She is currently studying flute with Gwen Klassen at the University of Calgary, and is excited to continue her musical career in the future years. Margaret has been offering flute lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2020. Her rate is $29 per half hour.

Maria Vander Hoek - Cello music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Maria Vander Hoek (Cello) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

A graduate of the University of Victoria with a Bachelor of Music Performance Maria also performs with the Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra. Maria has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2015. Her rate is $29 per half hour.

Michael King - Guitar, Ukulele music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Michael King (Guitar, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Mike began his musical journey with guitar at 14 years old, inspired by the musical genius of Jimi Hendrix. In a short amount of time, he was playing in local bands around Toronto. After studying classical guitar at the Royal Conservatory of Music, and studying performing arts at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York, Mike went on with a succession of bands,touring Canada. Mike has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2013. His rate is $29 per half hour.

Mike Cann - Guitar, Bass music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Mike Cann (Guitar, Bass) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Mike is a passionate bassist and guitar player with ten years of experience on the stage and in the studio. After attending the U of M jazz studies program, Mike continued to teach and play live, working with several country artists including Drew Gregory (ACMA Male artist of the year), Tristan Horncastle, and a number of Juno nominated artists and groups. He carries his passion for music from the stage to the classroom, specializing in working with younger students first starting out and adult students rediscovering their love of music. Mike has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2016. His rate is $29 per half hour.

Neil McVey - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Neil McVey (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Originally from Scotland Neil came to Canada at the age of eight. He started playing guitar at the age of 12 and became interested in Jazz as a teenager after hearing Wes Montgomery and John Abercrombie. He has studied with Reg Schwager and Lorne Lofsky at Mohawk College in Hamilton, Ontario and studied Jazz arranging with the late Dave McMurdo and Mike Malone. As well, he attended the Banff Jazz program in 1996, and a Jazz intensive with Don Thompson at Humber College studying with John Handy, Sonny Greenwich, John Abercrombie. Well versed in many musical genres, Neil has played everything from Jazz to Rock to Country to Funk and R&B. Neil has played with Kenny Wheeler, Don Thompson, John Sherwood, John Davidson, Fred Travelina, Ralf Buschmeyer, Aaron Young, Mike Malone, Henri Brown, John Faddis, PJ Perry, members of the Philosopher Kings, and Jack Soul, as well as the Calgary Philharmonic orchestra and Theatre Calgary. Neil has been an active freelancer, and teacher in Calgary since 2010. Neil offers lessons in Calgary at the North store and his rate is $29 per half hour.

Nick Meunier - Drums music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Nick Meunier (Drums) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Nick has been passionate about music his whole life. He fell in love with the drums in 199 and played in several east coast hard rock acts as well as entertaining in the local Calgary music scene. He has over ten years of teaching experience and studied drumset with master educator Bruce Becker. Nick uses an approach to the drumset that is easy to learn and apply making the drumset super fun. Nick has been offering drum lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2019. His rate is $29 per half hour.

Pam Breuer - Brass, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Euphonium music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Pam Breuer (Brass, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Euphonium) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

“I strive to enrich the lives of every student I meet throughout my educational journey by helping them to experience the joys and wonders that music offers through the art of collective creativity.”

Pam holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film and Video Production and Music Education from the University of Regina. She also has over twenty years experience as an established professional musician. Pam has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2012. Her rate is $29 per half hour.

Roberta Yee - Violin music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Roberta Yee (Violin) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Roberta recently received her Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees summa cum laude from the University of Southern California, where she studied with the concertmaster and associate concertmaster of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Roberta has played with orchestras including the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, Downey Symphony Orchestra, Calgary Civic Symphony, and the Colburn School Orchestra. She has been the concertmaster of the USC Thornton Symphony and the Pacific Music Festival Orchestra with conductors including Valery Gergiev and Carl St. Clair in Suntory Hall, Sapporo Concert Hall ‘Kitara’, and Walt Disney Concert Hall. Roberta recently performed a concert tour in France as a member of the USC Christine Marie Ofiesh Honors String Quartet. Roberta has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2020. Her rate is $29 per half hour.

Sam Coulson - Guitar music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Sam Coulson (Guitar) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

English guitarist Sam Coulson has toured the world as a member of British Prog Rock band ASIA. In 2019 & Early 2020 Sam took lead guitar duties for Queen’s ‘We Will Rock You’ musical production and gave the show its NYC debut at Madison Square Gardens. Sam has also played and worked along side Paul Gilbert, Guthrie Govan, Tony MacApline and Walter Trout to name a few. Since 2010 Sam has been a signed Artist with Jamtrackcentral. Sam's youtube Channel has 25,000 subscribers globally. Sam has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2015. His rate is $30 per half hour.

Sarah Reimer - Piano music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Sarah Reimer (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Sarah is an accomplished pianist with over 20 years experience playing, and over 10 years experience teaching. She is classically trained in Royal Conservatory, and also likes to incorporate in her teaching playing by ear, and easily transitioning between keys (transposing) in order to facilitate playing with other musicians. She is consistently immersed in and inspired by music and loves sharing her passion with her students. Sarah has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2015. Her rate is $30 per half hour.

Spencer David-Tiede - Guitar music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Spencer David-Tiede (Guitar) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Music Enthusiast born and raised in Calgary. Huge passion for music and his career. He has played guitar for a majority of his life and has earned a degree in Classical Guitar Performance. There is nothing he would rather do than teach those who desire to learn. Spencer has had the privilege of studying with Dominic Miller, the guitarist of Sting, the Los Angeles Guitar Trio as well as the Montreal Guitar Trio. Spencer is always looking forward to the future of music and what the future has prepared for the guitar! Spencer has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2014. His rate is $31 per half hour.

Steven Dorscher - Guitar music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

Steven Dorscher (Guitar) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Steven Dorscher completed his Bachelor of Music degree at the University of Calgary under the guidance of Dr. Ralph Maier. He has performed across Canada and the United States as a solo artist, and in chamber music groups. Received master classes from big name guitarists such as Marc Taicholz, Daniel Bolshoy, Jérôme Ducharme, Jeffery McFadden and Duo-Assad among numerous others. As of 2015, Steven has been on the Board of Directors for the Classical Guitar Society of Calgary. Although he plays mostly Classical Guitar, he is proficient in all styles of guitar playing including Pop, Blues, Rock, Heavy Metal and Progressive. With an emphasis on technique and theory, Steven knows what the beginning guitarist needs, and can provide sound advice and help for the intermediate and advanced players. Steven has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2013. His rate is $30 per half hour.

YooJin Kang - Piano music lessons in Calgary Royal Vista

YooJin Kang (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

YooJin Kang attended a scholarship program at the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto and obtained her Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance from the University of Toronto. She has successfully competed in numerous music festivals such as Kiwanis Music Festival, Peel Music Festival, and Davenport Music Festival where she received various awards and scholarships. YooJin has been teaching piano lessons for over 10 years and managed to spread her love of music to others. She is a classically trained musician who specializes in RCM curriculum (practical, theory & history). YooJin has been offering lessons in Calgary at L&M since 2017. Her rate is $30 per half hour.