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White Rock

Music Lesson Centre

Lesson Centre Locations > British Columbia > White Rock

2423 King George Blvd
White Rock, British Columbia, V4P 1H8
Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (604) 591-8355
Store Phone: (604) 591-8525
Fax: (604) 591-8524

Lesson Centre Email: whiterocklessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: whiterock@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: CLOSED

Our Teachers:

Harold Donnelly - Guitar music lessons in White Rock

Harold Donnelly (Guitar)

Harold has completed his Bachelor of Music Degree from Capilano University, a Diploma in jazz from Vancouver Community College, as well as a Bachelor of Education Degree. Harold has been an active member of the music scene for a number of years and a music educator for the past 5 years. Harold is currently working with his band 'Portage and Main', Emma Postl, and various solo projects. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Ian Moncur - Guitar music lessons in White Rock

Ian Moncur (Guitar)

Ian is a well respected guitarist in Vancouver and the founding member of the band 'One and a
Half'. The band has been successfully gigging in the lower mainland for over 20 years. Ian strives to give each of his students the most inspiring and fun learning experience possible.
His rate is $25 per half hour.

Jennifer Abbott - Piano, Clarinet music lessons in White Rock

Jennifer Abbott (Piano, Clarinet)

Jennifer has been an avid member of the music scene for over 35 years, teaching and specializing in piano and keyboard knowledge. She has extensive experience instructing students of all ages and styles of piano, keyboard, and beginner clarinet. Jenn has been involved with many workshops, accompanied professional choirs, and taught group lessons, all of which contributed in furthering her expertise with her instruments. Jenn offers and enjoyable and practical approach to learning and welcomes students of all levels. Her rate is $25 per half hour lesson.

Julia Lecce - Violin music lessons in White Rock

Julia Lecce (Violin)

Beginning her journey with music from the age of 2, Julia has grown to be an active member in the music community. She is a local and touring musician with the West Coast Symphony Orchestra and the Vancouver Orchestra Society. In addition to teaching violin, she also holds professional DJ certification from the School of Remix and DJs often under the name DJ Nix. Julia teaches both RCM and Suzuki methods. Her rate is $24 per half hour.

Lance Chalmers - Guitar, Drums music lessons in White Rock

Lance Chalmers (Guitar, Drums)

Lance has been a professional musician for over 30 years, playing with many touring
bands such as One and a Half, Trooper and Nick Glider. Along with countless hours of session work, years of private lessons and having an extensive musical background, Lance enjoys sharing his musical experience and technical expertise with all his students. He is multi-instrumentalist; specializing in guitar and drums. Lance offers a fun and professional method of learning for his students. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Michael Fabro - Guitar music lessons in White Rock

Michael Fabro (Guitar)

Mike has a BMUS in Classical Guitar Performance from Dalhousie University, and a Masters in Advanced Interpretation of Classical and Contemporary Music from the Escola Superior de Musica in Barcelona. He has been teaching since 2010 and has lectured at Dalhousie on Guitar History and Practice Technique. Michael is an active performer, playing internationally in styles of Rock, Pop, Blues, Flamenco, Folk and Acoustic. His rate is $25 per half hour lesson.

Mike Mallais - Drums music lessons in White Rock

Mike Mallais (Drums)

Mike "Machine" Mallais is a passionate Canadian drummer who has made a life long commitment to his craft. Having drummed since the age of 2, Mike is best known for being "the World's Fastest Double Bass Single Stroke" player, having set 3 undefeated World Records in 2007 with "WFD" - World's Faster Drummer. Mike has performed countless shows all over Canada and beyond. He is a globally recognized teacher, who continues to showcase himself as a diverse and open minded player and educator. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Mike Pugh - Guitar music lessons in White Rock

Mike Pugh (Guitar)

Mike is a well respected guitar instructor with many years of teaching experience. After
receiving his undergraduate degree in the 90's he began teaching and playing professionally. Adept at all styles of guitar he also teaches introductory bass, mandolin and banjo. Mike is currently playing with a country-rock band, a world-pop project and an African guitar ensemble.
His rate is $25 per half hour.

Mike Schmidt - Drums, Piano music lessons in White Rock

Mike Schmidt (Drums, Piano)

Mike is thoroughly trained on both drums and piano. Mike has been a professional drummer
since the age of 14, playing with several bands such as Harlequin, Red Ryder, Jerry Doucette and Trooper. He is actively performing in local festivals such as the Dragonboat Festival, Surrey Fusion Festival and the Merritt Mountain Music Festival. Mike is also a classically trained pianist who completed a RCM Grade 10 diploma, also capable of teaching jazz piano as well. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Monika Niedzielko - Violin music lessons in White Rock

Monika Niedzielko (Violin)

Monika holds a Master of Performing Arts in violin form the Music Academy of Krakow, Poland. She started her teaching career as a student, touring and performing with professional chamber orchestras, symphonies, and quartets. Prior to working in BC, Monika worked in Florida and the Caribbean Islands. She is a Gold Metal teacher with the Royal Conservatory of Music with students winning first place at the Kiwanis Music Festival – Junior level. Monika combines different styles and methods of teaching in order to achieve the best results with her students. Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Richard Gurney - Violin music lessons in White Rock

Richard Gurney (Violin)

Richard has been teaching violin and viola for over 20 years. He has a diploma in
performance and pedagogy from the Victoria Conservatory of Music, and a Bachelors of Arts
from the University of Victoria. Richard has performed in numerous orchestras in Canada, The UK and France. He welcomes students of all levels and abilities. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Robi Varga - Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone music lessons in White Rock

Robi Varga (Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone)

Robi is currently an active musician in Greater Vancouver, playing with the South Vancouver Big Band. He holds a Bachelors Degree of Music from the Kings University in Alberta and has over 10 years teaching experience throughout Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. He likes to communicate his ideas across to the students in a way that they can understand and still have fun! His rate is $25 per half hour.

Shante Van Horlick - Voice music lessons in White Rock

Shante Van Horlick (Voice)

Shanté Van Horlick is a classically trained singer, recently graduated with a Bachelor of Music in Opera at UBC. Shante’s passion is helping others through the gift of music and frequently devotes her time to singing for institutions who want to make a difference in the community. Shante has toured in Mozart’s’The Magic Flute in the Czech Republic, and with the U Singers in Madrid, Toledo, Valencia, and Barcelona. In Vancouver Shanté has performed in A Midsummer Night’s Dream as Hypolytta, The Magic Flute on Bard on the Beach as the Third lady, A Night in Venice as Agricola, and most recently in Burnaby Lyric Opera’s production of Carmen as Mercedes. Along side her passion for performing, Shante also loves to teach. Shante has been working with aspiring singers since 2015 using her classical skill to customize technique for singers of all ages, skill level and genres. Her rate is $25 per half hour.