Langley

Music Lesson Centre

Lesson Centre Locations > British Columbia > Langley

Contact Form
207-6339 200 Street
Langley, British Columbia, V2Y 1A2
Lesson Centre:Phone or Text (604) 532-8806
Store Phone: (604) 530-8704
Fax: (604) 530-8725

Lesson Centre Email: langleylessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: langley@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: 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Our Teachers:

Aaron Brazeau - Piano, Guitar, Voice music lessons in Langley

Aaron Brazeau (Piano, Guitar, Voice) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Aaron Brazeau is a versatile musician based in Vancouver who has been teaching Guitar, Piano and Voice lessons since 2016. Aaron completed his BMus in 2020 at VCC, where he studied guitar under Daryl Jahnke, piano under Sharon Minimoto, and voice in ensembles under Paula Kramer and Gerald Van Wyck. Aaron enjoys teaching and playing many different styles such as Pop, Rock, Jazz and more! Aaron's rate is $26 per half hour.

Alex Preuss - Guitar, Ukulele music lessons in Langley

Alex Preuss (Guitar, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Alex is classically trained as a guitarist and holds a Bachelors Degreen in Music from KPU. He is passionate about music and enjoys all genres from classical to heavy metal. He also plays in bands and jam groups. He teaches classic, acoustic, and electric guitar, electric bass and ukulele. Whether you are a beginner, want to upgrade your chops for your band or solo act, learn theory and technique, or play around the campfire, Alex will be happy to teach you the skills you need. He can’t wait to help you start living out your musical dream! His rate is $26 per half hour.

Allan Perpose - Drums music lessons in Langley

Allan Perpose (Drums) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Allan’s love for music began in his elementary school band room, where he started snare drum. Today, he plays drum-kit as one of his primary instruments, along with a variety of percussion instruments. He has played in concert and jazz bands and enjoys many genres from rock to jazz. Allan is currently finishing his Bachelor of Music. He started at Kwantlen Polytechnic University studying under Daniel Tones, and then transferred to the University of British Columbia, studying under Vern Griffiths. Allan believes in developing a love for music in his students, while having fun - whether it be grooving or chopping it out. He will provide his students with the tools needed to play music.
His rate is $26 per half hour.

Arezu Bonakdarpour - Piano, music lessons in Langley

Arezu Bonakdarpour (Piano,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Arezu has an ARCT in Piano performance, a Bachelor of Arts in Music, and the Teacher's ARCT Intermediate level. She has had successful candidates take the Theoretical and Practical Exams of the Conservatory of Music in Toronto. Her rate is $27/half hour.

Ashley Meadows - Flute, Saxophone, Clarinet, music lessons in Langley

Ashley Meadows (Flute, Saxophone, Clarinet,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Ashley's love for music began in her high school band room, where she experimented with many different instruments and musical styles. She is currently completing a BMus degree from KPU, where she studies flute under Paolo Bortolussi. She has played in many ensembles including marching bands, concert bands, jazz bands, and chamber ensembles. She believes in cultivating a love and passion for music in her students, and creating an engaging environment where students can learn their own way. Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Brigette Ross - Piano, music lessons in Langley

Brigette Ross (Piano,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Brigette has been teaching since 1993. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Trinity University, with a strong focus in education. Bridgette has a wide-range of experience in accompanying, performing, and teaching and her rate is $26/half hour.

Bruce Webster - Guitar, Banjo, Ukulele, Piano, Harmonica, music lessons in Langley

Bruce Webster (Guitar, Banjo, Ukulele, Piano, Harmonica,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Bruce has ten years of classical piano training (Toronto Conservatory), and has been teaching guitar, banjo, ukulele, harmonica and piano for since 1988 years. He specializes in guitar finger-style, country, blues and ragtime, and 5 string bluegrass banjo. The most rewarding aspect for Bruce is to see the sense of accomplishment his students experience as they start/continue to play their own instruments and create their own music. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Cheryl St. Pierre - Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute music lessons in Langley

Cheryl St. Pierre (Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Cheryl’s passion for music began back in her middle school band program, where she got to learn & experience a variety of instruments and ensembles. She has also been involved in many woodwind ensembles such as the Fraser Valley Winds Ensemble & the Greater Vancouver Youth Music Academy. Cheryl is currently getting her Bachelor of Music, where she first studied at Kwantlen Polytechnic University for a few years, and then transferred to the University of British Columbia. At both schools she studied saxophone under Julia Nolan.
Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Chris Robertson - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, music lessons in Langley

Chris Robertson (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Chris has been playing guitar and performing in bands throughout Vancouver and the lower mainland since 1998. Currently teaching at several Long & McQuade lesson centres, he has been guiding budding and advanced guitar players for over a decade. Chris specializes in rock, pop and heavy metal, and teaches composition on the guitar. He also the is the facilitator for the Rock Skool program, uniting youth to create music together. His rate is $26/half hour.

Dave Danylchuk - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele music lessons in Langley

Dave Danylchuk (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

David Danylchuk has over 30 years of experience playing music, including a Diploma in Jazz Studies from St. Francis Xavier University, and years playing in various original music projects as well as being a sought-after live session musician. Dave’s most recent live project is performing as Tom Petty in the acclaimed tribute band Perfectly Petty, and has graced stages including Peachfest, The Blue Frog, The Mary Winspear Theatre, The Rio Theatre, and many more. Dave is an accomplished guitarist, bass player, drummer, keyboard player and vocalist, with a passion for music and for teaching, and for assisting others in achieving their musical aspirations. His rate is $27 per half hour.

Eric Morrison - Guitar, Piano, Bass, Ukulele music lessons in Langley

Eric Morrison (Guitar, Piano, Bass, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

An active member of many unique local bands, he has experience both locally and abroad. Eric has his Bachelor's degree in Jazz Studies from Capilano University. He has a passion for a great variety of music; jazz, pop, funk, blues, rock, and even metal. He is a versatile multi-instrumentalist with a desire to inspire and encourage students to enjoy playing music. His rate is $26 per half hour lesson.

Gwyneth Choy - Violin, Viola music lessons in Langley

Gwyneth Choy (Violin, Viola) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Gwyneth has completed her ABRSM grade 8 examinations in both violin and viola with distinction, as well as her Trinity College London (ATCL diploma examination) in both violin and viola at the age of 14 in Hong Kong. She has performed in numerous orchestras in Hong Kong. She was concertmaster in the Hong Kong Children’s strings orchestra which allowed her to perform numerous solos at a very young age. After that she shortly moved onto Pro Arte Orchestra of Hong Kong as a first violinist. She has competed in numerous music festivals in Hong Kong such as the 62nd, 63rd, 64th and 65th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival. Gwyneth is passionate about teaching and building memorable connections with her students. Her affable personality never fails to make all her students feel welcomed during lessons. She pays careful attention to content and has thoughtful lesson plans. Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Jacob Dryden - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Voice, High Tech, music lessons in Langley

Jacob Dryden (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Voice, High Tech,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

In addition to teacher, Jacob is a singer and guitarist, composer and sound engineer. His current band Quickness keeps him busy, and he also does shows as a solo looping artist and owns a recording studio. He has a long list of sound engineering customers including Snoop Dogg and Carly Rae Jepsen. Jacob offers something new to the lesson centre, with recording, looping and beatboxing in his toolbox of skills. His rate is $27 per half hour.

James Huumo - Piano, Keyboard music lessons in Langley

James Huumo (Piano, Keyboard) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

James has a Bachelor of Music in piano performance from Capilano University and has been teaching piano since 2007. He has his Grade 10 Royal Conservatory of Music qualification and is knowledgeable in both teaching and performing jazz, classical, and rock. James has performed with Theatre Under the Stars in "Shrek The Musical” and is busy with his original project “Best Night Ever”. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Jasmine Moore - Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, music lessons in Langley

Jasmine Moore (Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Jasmine Moore is a classically trained flautist with experience playing baroque flute, piccolo, clarinet and saxophone in various ensembles from chamber music to large ensembles throughout Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. She has a Bachelors of Music degree where she studied under Paolo Bortolussi and Mark McGregor. She believes in creating a well-rounded musical experience for her students while allowing them to explore and grow within their own musical interests. Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Julia Kim - Violin, Piano music lessons in Langley

Julia Kim (Violin, Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Julia has a Bachelors Degree in Violin from Yonsei University in Korea, and a Masters Degree from the American Conservatory of Music. She has performed in many different orchestras and ensembles, as a member and a concertmaster. She has been teaching violin for over 30 years and teaches students of all levels and ages. Many of her students have competed at festivals with distinction. Julia is a humourous and welcoming teacher who enjoys seeing her students improve. She often finds herself sharing her love and passion for classical music with her students.
Her rate is $28 per half hour.

Kimberlee Smith - Piano, music lessons in Langley

Kimberlee Smith (Piano,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Kimberlee had her first piano lesson at the age of 5 with the RCM program and decided to pursue music teaching as a career. She has her ARCT performance certificate, and has been a member of the BCRMTA since 2000. She has been teaching for over 28 years and has been very successful preparing candidates for RCM practical and theory exams. She believes in catering lessons to the needs and goals of each individual student. Her rate is $27 per half hour.

Larry Church - Guitar, Bass, Mandolin, Upright Bass music lessons in Langley

Larry Church (Guitar, Bass, Mandolin, Upright Bass) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Larry started playing guitar when he was 10 years old. He earned a music theory certificate from Trinity College of Music, London. He began touring at 17 and has been playing professionally ever since. He played bass with Canada’s legendary rock band Trooper for 6 years, earning gold and platinum records. He plays guitar, bass, and mandolin, and continues to perform in a variety of bands including classic rock, jazz, country and bluegrass. Larry has been teaching since 1992. His goal in teaching is to instill the necessary skills to inspire a lifelong love of music. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Matt Chanway - Guitar, Ukulele, Bass music lessons in Langley

Matt Chanway (Guitar, Ukulele, Bass) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Matt Chanway is an experienced guitarist and guitar teacher specializing in contemporary guitar styles, including rock, pop, blues, jazz, soul, country, and heavy metal. He holds an FLCM and LLCM from the University of West London, composes original music and was a finalist in Guitar Idol 8. Matt is passionate about teaching students of all ages and strives to provide students not only with great educational value, but also to help them feel continually inspired and motivated about guitar, and music in general. His rate is $27 per half hour.

Paul Mason - Drums, Guitar, music lessons in Langley

Paul Mason (Drums, Guitar,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Shortly after picking up his kid sister’s abandoned guitar at the age of 13, Paul began concentrating on drums. By 15, he was already teaching in a marching band, as well as at Berger Music in Richmond, England. Shortly after graduating high school, Paul became a full-time touring drummer, a career he pursued until he acquired the Milestone Percussion (now known as Tempus Drums) business in 1985. Between ‘85 and ‘13 he custom built almost 7500 unique drums; these days he’s more musically active than ever, teaching, writing, recording and performing music, as well as through his activities as a music advocate, music therapist and special needs EA with the North Vancouver school district. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Peter Barone - Drums, music lessons in Langley

Peter Barone (Drums,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Peter has a passion for drumming and has been teaching percussion and playing drums professionally since the 80s. His background, education and experience includes a variety of styles; ranging from pop music, rock, jazz, funk, world music, classical, and marching band. Peter began his formal musical education at the age of 10, studying with a number of local drum teachers; including Ken Moore and John Fisher. He also attended the VCC Music Program. He has been the dynamic drummer of the popular local band, Dr. Strangelove, since 1992. He also performs with many other local musicians and bands on a regular basis. The core essence of his teaching philosophy is to create an atmosphere of freedom and fun. Lessons range from beginner to advanced, and are tailored to each individual - taking into consideration age and level of experience. His rate is 26 per half hour.

Rich Woodward - Piano, Guitar, Bass music lessons in Langley

Rich Woodward (Piano, Guitar, Bass) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Rich has a Bachelor of Music (Composition) degree from University Of Toronto and an Associate Diploma (ARCT) in piano performance from the Royal Conservatory of Toronto. He is also an accomplished guitarist, bassist, and vocalist, with over 15 years of experience onstage and in the studio. He plays a wide range of music including rock, pop, blues, folk, reggae, and electronic. His classical training combined with his years of stage and studio experience allow him to provide a balanced approach to music lessons. He addresses each student's needs individually with emphasis on ear training, improvisation, and fun. Rich's rate is $26 per half hour.

Sara Clark - Piano, Theory music lessons in Langley

Sara Clark (Piano, Theory) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Sara holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music Education. She has completed her Grade 10 RCM as well as advanced theory. She currently teaches piano and theory, including basic to advanced Rudiments, Harmon, and Counterpoint. With over ten years of teaching she aims to teach music concepts that create a musical foundation that will provide self-directed learning. Her goal is to foster a love for learning and music appreciation. Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Selena Liu - Cello, music lessons in Langley

Selena Liu (Cello,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Selena is a classically trained cellist and she has played in many local ensembles, orchestras and different varieties of chamber groups. She has obtained a Bachelor of Music in Cello from Kwantlen Polytechnic University. Currently, Selena is an elementary music teacher. She believes many students have their own ways of learning and teaching in an engaging way will help students discover their love for music. Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Sharon Fong - Violin music lessons in Langley

Sharon Fong (Violin) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Sharon Fong has a Bachelors in Fine Arts in Violin Performance from Trinity Western University. Over the years she has been part of many different chamber ensembles and orchestral groups. She has had the pleasure of premiering her fellow friends and classmates’ newly composed music with the New Music Ensemble at TWU and piano trios (Ignis and Trinity Western Trio). Sharon has experience competing in many festivals and performances in BC. She has also had the pleasure of playing as a soloist for TWU Orchestra and leading as concertmaster. Although Sharon has experience and a degree in performing, her passion lies more in teaching. She loves working with children and enjoys watching her students grow.Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Thad Bailey-Mai - Trumpet, Trombone, Baritone, French Horn, Tuba, music lessons in Langley

Thad Bailey-Mai (Trumpet, Trombone, Baritone, French Horn, Tuba,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Having received his Bachelor's Degree in Jazz Studies from Capilano University, Thad is a regularly performing professional trumpet player and composer involved with a variety of local bands. Alongside his formal music education, Thad's vibrant career in live music has left him with extensive and applicable knowledge of Jazz, Funk, R&B, Latin, Rock, and Classical music. In addition, he has taught trumpet, trombone, baritone, french horn, and tuba to numerous students over the years. In his teaching, Thad is passionate about imparting his knowledge and appreciation of music. More importantly, he always tailors his pedagogy to accommodate each and every students' needs and goals. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Tricia Scheffel - Piano music lessons in Langley

Tricia Scheffel (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Tricia started learning to play music at a young age, and recognizes the value in teaching a love of music to kids. She has enjoyed working with children since she was a young teen, and has experience working with special needs children and teens, as well. Tricia enjoys a variety of music genres, including high levels of Royal Conservatory piano. She has also been involved in playing on music teams at church since she was a teenager, and has been leading a church music team regularly since 2014. Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Tyler Murray - Drums music lessons in Langley

Tyler Murray (Drums) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Tyler is a 4th year music student at Capilano University in the Jazz Music Program. He is a skilled all round drummer with his main focuses on jazz and rock. His mission is to provide knowledge, mentorship, and inspiration to aspiring learners of percussion using developed and practiced learning systems, curriculum, and rudimentary theory. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Ysabelle Bertrand - Voice, music lessons in Langley

Ysabelle Bertrand (Voice,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Ysabelle was born and raised in Quebec, and has moved across Canada with the goal of taking her artistic career to a new level. With 13 years of experience under her belt, she has been perfecting her teaching and vocal skills. You might have seen her on Canadian Idol, Star Académie, La Voix, or performing with various bands of all styles around town. Constantly promoting the power of sound, Ysabelle believes that music is fundamental to human kind! Her rate is $27 per half hour.