Red Deer

Music Lesson Centre

Lesson Centre Locations > Alberta > Red Deer

Contact Form
4902 53 St
Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 2E9
Lesson Centre:Phone or Text (403) 346-4181
Store Phone: (403) 346-4000

Lesson Centre Email: reddeerlessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: reddeer@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
Monday: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Tuesday: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday: 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Friday: 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: Closed
Sarah Gresdal - coordinator of the music lessons in Red Deer

Sarah Gresdal

Lesson Coordinator
403-346-4181

This Location Offers:

Online Lessons

All Lessons

Private Lessons

Many of our professional, highly qualified instructors offer both in person and on line video lessons. Contact us for more information.

Our Teachers:

Calvin Machmer - Piano music lessons in Red Deer

Calvin Machmer (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Calvin has over 30 years experience in the music industry professionally as a teacher and as a musician. He has taught piano/keyboard lessons for the past 20 years, including most recently at our Kamloops location. Genres and styles taught include classical, pop, rock, R&B and jazz. As a musician Calvin has in the past performed for Rocky Mountain Tour Dinner Theatres in Kamloops B.C and with a number of musical groups ranging from duos up to 8 piece bands.
Calvin teaches piano lessons at our Red Deer location.
His rate is $24 per half hour lesson.

Carlos Copaban - Drums music lessons in Red Deer

Carlos Copaban (Drums) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

With 35 years of experience and countless shows in 14 countries, Carlos Copaban loves to share his passion for drumming. Now in his 10th year teaching at Long and McQuade, Carlos offers personalized lessons for all ages and skills in various styles: Rock, Metal, Jazz, Country, Latin. Have fun and improve on: drumming technique, reading, speed, world percussion (djembe, conga, cajon, etc).
As an Educational Assistant for children in public schools, Music Facilitator and Practitioner for adults with developmental disabilities in the private sector, Carlos offers years of experience with children and adults with disabilities and all walks of life.
Carlos offers drum lessons at our Red Deer location.
His rate is $30 per half hour lesson.

Jennifer Day - Piano, Voice music lessons in Red Deer

Jennifer Day (Piano, Voice) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Jennifer graduated from the Camrose University of Alberta Augustana campus in 2000 with a Bachelor of Music majoring in voice. She has been teaching piano and voice for 25 years. She has also taught trumpet, directed choral groups, and performed in musical theatre. Currently she is taking Grade 10 Royal Conservatory voice lessons and plays trumpet with the Red Deer Advanced Concert Band. She has worked with individuals of all ages with various abilities and is able to adapt lessons to encourage and inspire growth in each student. Jennifer offers both piano and voice lessons at our Red Deer location.
Her rate is $25 per half hour lesson.

Jesse Mykietiak - Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Ukulele, Songwriting music lessons in Red Deer

Jesse Mykietiak (Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Ukulele, Songwriting) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Jesse graduated from Red Deer College music program in 2011 with a major in electric guitar. He also pursued specializations at the College in: Composition, recording/engineering, and classical guitar.
Jesse writes for, and performs in the band The Humble Cartel, which you can find on all streaming platforms.
Jesse offers guitar, Ukulele, and Songwriting lessons at our Red Deer location.
His rate is $30 per half hour lesson.

Josh Rickard - Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Composition, Songwriting music lessons in Red Deer

Josh Rickard (Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Composition, Songwriting) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Josh Rickard is a multi instrumentalist, composer, and music educator with over 30 years of performing and teaching experience. Josh composes music for film, television, and several band and solo projects. Josh performs with The Boss Novas, a contemporary surf instrumental band, and the Josh Rickard Trio, which features Josh's particular brand of Jazz. Josh offers Guitar lessons for beginners, intermediate or advanced players. Josh is well versed in multiple genres, including Rock, Classic / Surf Rock, Punk Rock or Pop Punk, Blues, Jazz, Acoustic singer / song writer, Christian Contemporary. Country, Bluegrass, Finger Style Guitar, and most other contemporary forms of guitar playing. Josh also offers lessons for Bass guitar, Ukulele, and Highland (Scottish) Bagpipes. You may also want to take a course with Josh, in songwriting, music theory, music production, music composition, Jazz theory and arrangement. To hear some of Josh's musical works, go to joshrickardmusic.com
Josh offers a variety of different lessons at our Red Deer location.
His rate is $30 per half hour lesson. 1 Hour lessons also available ($60).

Kathy Skelton - Piano, Voice music lessons in Red Deer

Kathy Skelton (Piano, Voice) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

From North Carolina to Florida to Red Deer, AB, Kathy has been teaching private lessons since 1999. She has also taught in classroom and group settings as well as worked with a few charity group performances. She works with students of various ages and learning abilities and adapts lessons to suit the needs of her students in a fun, yet educational environment.
Kathy offers piano and voice lessons at our Red Deer location.
Her rate is $25 per half hour lesson.

Kji Rumohr - Drums, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar music lessons in Red Deer

Kji Rumohr (Drums, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

With 30 years of performing and recording experience, Kji has transmitted his passion for music into teaching. Developing a strong and positive bond with each family and student over his more than 18 years of private music lessons has been a blessing. Many students have moved on to their own professional recording and performing careers. As a music teacher who focuses on drums/bass, acoustic and electric guitar, it is Kji's gift to help each individual student let their light shine through music.
Kji offers drum and guitar lessons at our Red Deer location.
His rate is $46 per one hour lesson.