Cobourg

Music Lesson Centre

Lesson Centre Locations > Ontario > Cobourg

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7789 County Road 2
Cobourg, Ontario, K9A 4J7
Lesson Centre:Phone or Text (365) 400-0685
Store Phone: (905) 373-1991

Lesson Centre Email: cobourglessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: cobourg@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
Monday: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Wednesday: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Thursday: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Friday: 1:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Our Teachers:

Dave Allen - Drum Set, Guitar music lessons in Cobourg

Dave Allen (Drum Set, Guitar) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Dave has been teaching drums and guitar since 2007. Lessons focus on the musical interests and goals of the students. All styles are taught, though his playing leans toward funk and blues-rock. He often plays guitar along with drum students and vice versa, playing both structured songs and loose improvisations. David began playing and taking formal lessons at age 12. If students are interested in learning about the recording process, he also has a background in audio engineering and graduated from the Recording Arts Program of Canada.

Dave's rate is $23/ per half hour.

Katt Baxter - Piano, Voice music lessons in Cobourg

Katt Baxter (Piano, Voice) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Katt has been teaching piano and voice since 2010 to students of a wide range of age and ability. She is classically trained with a love of Worship and Broadway. Katt has a Bachelor of Arts with a specialty in Music from Laurentian University. She has earned her Grade 8 Royal Convervatory of Music in both piano and voice. Katt has taught music in a school setting since 2011 and has sung in numerous choirs such as; La Jeunesse Choirs, Sudbury Chamber Singers, and McGreggor Community Choir, as well as directing the Austin Christian Academy Choir. Her teaching methods and programs vary depending on the individual needs of each student.

Katt's rate is $23/ per half hour.

Mark Sepic - Banjo, Guitar, Hand Drums, Percussion, Ukulele, Theory music lessons in Cobourg

Mark Sepic (Banjo, Guitar, Hand Drums, Percussion, Ukulele, Theory) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Mark Sepic has been teaching and performing in the GTA since 1980. A devout guitarist and composer, he is a noted accompanist and collaborator in settings ranging from modern dance and theatre to numerous pop and jazz recordings and broadcasts. His ensembles appear regularly on nightclub and festival stages, and have been featured in thirteen consecutive Toronto Jazz Festivals as well as abroad to Germany, Cuba and Singapore. As an arts educator, Mark has distilled his rich and diverse experience into an integrated arts program which has introduced thousands of Ontario students and teachers to the irresistible joys of music.
A passionate environmentalist, Mark's "Junkestra" program, a hands-on wonderland of recycling, integrates sports, music, and art, celebrating the musical potential of everyday things. In schools, galleries and festivals throughout Ontario Mark has helped Canadians recycle over 250,000 items; giving tin cans, toilet paper rolls and plastic jars a musical afterlife as drums, kazoos and maracas. Larger items – pots, pans, plumbing and yes, even the kitchen sink, become sound sculptures, 11 of which dot the Ontario landscape, from Toronto and Hamilton to Barry's Bay and Moose Factory.
Mark’s newest creation, a hockey stick xylophone, has been featured on CBC Radio's DNTO, as “Canada’s Green Slap Shot to Save the World”.
Guitar Guru or Mad Scientist – you decide. Either way, Mark guarantees to get the most out of all willing and able students.

Mark’s rate is $23/ per half hour.

Nicola Joseph - Piano, Ukulele music lessons in Cobourg

Nicola Joseph (Piano, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Nicola is a professional teacher who would love to share her passion of music with her students.

She has trained in piano pedagogy with the Royal Conservatory of Music and has trained with the Nordoff Robins Music Therapy Centre in the UK. Nicola also studied music at McGill University and has sung in various choirs.   She has Grade 8 honours piano, and completed her Level 1 Orff Certificate as well as attended many teacher seminars at the RCM.  For ukulele, Nicola has completed her Level 1 Ukulele Teacher's certificate with James Hill.  She is experienced working with children and adults as a teacher and counsellor.  Nicola has taught voice and speech overseas and in Toronto. Nicola also enjoys playing the saxophone, clarinet and guitar. 

Nicola's rate is $22/ per half hour.

Saskia Tomkins - Violin, Viola, Cello, Theory, music lessons in Cobourg

Saskia Tomkins (Violin, Viola, Cello, Theory,) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Saskia learned her craft through busking as a teenager and playing with Country bands, Irish bands, and Orchestras before attending University and completing a degree in Jazz, where she began playing viola; and started teaching part time. Saskia spent the next years touring with bands and theatre companies, working as a session musician recording on albums for singer-songwriters, and part time teaching in schools and colleges. Saskia has a broad history of professional performance including; 6 months with the English Shakespeare Company, played Uriah Heep's 30th anniversary concert and DVD, played mandolin for The Royal Albert Hall in Mahler's 7th symphony, and much more. Saskia has been working as the bowed strings musician at 4th Line Theatre, and is principle Viola in the Northumberland Orchestra (NOC). She currently has 3 regular bands: A Celtic trio “Cairdeas”, the instrumental jazz/roots duo “2ish”, and “Clan Hannigan” with her family.

Saskia's rate is $25/ per half hour.

Troy Howard - Drum Set, Percussion, Hand Drums music lessons in Cobourg

Troy Howard (Drum Set, Percussion, Hand Drums) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Troy is a born and raised Cobourgian who got his first drum set at fifteen years old. After making a stop at Mohawk College for three years (studying music of course), he has returned to share what he learned.Troy has been performing on acoustic/electric drums and hand percussion in various ensembles in Northumberland County ranging from rock, jazz, swing, country, and folk since 1996.

Troy's rate is $23/ per half hour.