Calgary Royal Vista - Guitar Lessons

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 Guitar Teachers:

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.

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.

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.

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.