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124 Main Street
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, B2X 1R9
Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (902) 496-6966
Store Phone: (902) 496-6996
Fax: (902) 496-7404

Lesson Centre Email: dartmouthlessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: dartmouth@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
Monday: 9:30am - 9:00pm
Tuesday: 12:30pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:30am - 9:00pm
Thursday: 9:30am - 9:00pm
Fridays: 11:30am - 8:00pm
Saturdays: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

This Location Offers:

Private Lessons

Welcome to Dartmouth's largest music lesson centre located at 124 Main street, Dartmouth. We offer 15 spacious studios in house and our very own recital room. Our studios are equipped with state of the art keyboards and acoustic upright pianos as well as a Yamaha Concert Grand. We offer lessons in violin, viola, cello, all woodwind and brass, all styles piano, guitar (electric and acoustic), banjo, ukulele, bodhran, percussion and drumset. We also offer many classes such as; recording and electronic music production, string ensembles, musical theatre and even step dancing! Call us at 902-496-6966 and we can get you set up!

Group Lessons

Little big orchestra

Junior string ensemble

Ceilidh group

Step dance

Chamber ensembles

Vocal ensembles

Drum circle

Our Violin Teachers:

Adam LeBlanc - Violin/Fiddle, Viola, Cello, Step Dance music lessons in Dartmouth

Adam LeBlanc (Violin/Fiddle, Viola, Cello, Step Dance)

Adam has been playing the violin for over a decade and has taken lessons with distinguished fiddlers Samantha Robichaud and Stacey Read. He has also had several years of classical training with Monique Girouard. He has competed several times at the Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Championship in Ottawa, ON. He has competed in several competitions in the Maritime Provinces, and has won the 19-59 class at the Maritime Fiddle Festival. 
While completing his studies at Mount Allison University (B.Sc. Hon. Chemistry), Adam played with the Mount Allison Chamber Orchestra. He has also taken several music theory and aural skills classes. On top of playing the violin, Adam is also familiar with both the viola and cello. 
Adam's rate for a half-hour private lesson is $24.00.

Anthony Riscessco - Violin, Fiddle music lessons in Dartmouth

Anthony Riscessco (Violin, Fiddle)

Anthony is a versatile violin player and teacher who has toured with award-winning singer-songwriter Lennie Gallant and with roots-rock band Pogey. As a member of the neo-traditional trio Papilio, Anthony garnered ECMA and Nova Scotia Music Awards nominations. He is also a member of the popular Halifax band The Gig Dogs and has played with Symphony Nova Scotia, Anne Murray, and Peggy Seeger. As a music student at Dalhousie University, Anthony studied classical violin under Phillippe Djokic. He has won fiddle competitions throughout Canada, including the Maritime Fiddle Championship. In 1990 Anthony came third in the Canadian Open in Ontario, and he was chosen to represent Nova Scotia at the Grand Masters Competition in Ottawa for six consecutive years. He has been an adjudicator at the Kiwanis Festival and has been teaching since 1989. Anthony's rate for a 30-minute private lesson is $24.