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Guelph

Music Lesson Centre

Lesson Centre Locations > Ontario > Guelph

30 Arrow Rd
Guelph, Ontario, N1K 1S6
Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (519) 763-6709
Store Phone: (519) 763-5300
Fax: (519) 763-8219

Lesson Centre Email: guelphlessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: guelph@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
Monday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED
Monique Sutherland - coordinator of the music lessons in Guelph

Monique Sutherland

With a music degree in Voice Performance from Wilfrid Laurier and 20 years experience managing people and special events, Monique is well-equipped to be running the Lesson Centre at Long & McQuade. She has a strong belief in music education for all ages and is currently studying piano with the hopes of being able to play Debussy's Claire de Lune.

This Location Offers:

Private Lessons

Group Lessons

Hand drumming

Summer rock skool

Our Teachers:

Andy Klaehn - Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet music lessons in Guelph

Andy Klaehn (Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet)

Andy is a dynamic professional musician, bandleader, and master teacher. He is a highly sought-after alto, soprano, and tenor sax player, as well as a flute and clarinet player performing in a wide array of collaborations from duos to sextets. Andy studied classical clarinet under Victor Sawa, a renowned world-class performer of the K-W Symphony. Andy's interest in jazz and contemporary music led him to study at Humber College under Eddie Sossin and Pat Labarbera. Andy is an active member of the Faculty of Music at the University of Guelph. His rate is $22.00/half-hour private lesson.

Edward Szocinski - Guitar, Ukulele music lessons in Guelph

Edward Szocinski (Guitar, Ukulele)

Edward offers experienced, quality instruction and is well regarded as a performing and recorded classical guitarist. He is recognised by the Royal Conservatory of Music for his ability to teach formal curriculum and programs, able to educate students enrolled in music programs at university. Edward teaches six days a week supporting the progression of students of all ages and across all genres. His private lesson rate is $22.00/half-hour.

Grace Peters - Piano, Theory, History music lessons in Guelph

Grace Peters (Piano, Theory, History)

With an M.A. in Musicology & Ethnomusicology from York, a B.Mus. in History & Theory from McMaster, and a Teacher's ARCT from the Royal Conservatory of Music Grace teaches all levels of piano & theory, and performs as a soloist and within ensembles. She accompanies singers, instrumentalists, ballet classes, and the Guelph Community Singers. She is the Music Director of the Woman to Woman choir in Cambridge and several church choirs. She has performed in 50+ musical stage productions and plays bi-monthly at Manhattan's piano bar. Grace's private lesson rate is $22.00/half-hour.

Iain Leslie - Guitar music lessons in Guelph

Iain Leslie (Guitar)

Iain is an experienced teacher and performer with a certificate in Jazz Performance from Humber College. He has studied with some of Canada's leading guitarists including Ted Quinlan, Rob Bulger and Geoff Young. Iain has toured seven countries over two continents with his award winning band Doghouse Rose. His rate is $22.00/half-hour private lesson.

Janna Pardy - Voice, Piano music lessons in Guelph

Janna Pardy (Voice, Piano)

Janna is an experienced piano and voice teacher who holds degrees from Mount Allison University, The Vancouver Academy of Music, and Western Washington University. Her students have been accepted into music programs at the University of Toronto and Sheridan College and have gained top marks on RCM exams. Janna has performance experience on the concert and operatic stages across North America, and is a member of a band whose first album was shortlisted for a Juno. Her rate is $22.00/half-hour private lesson.

Jason Raso - Guitar, Bass music lessons in Guelph

Jason Raso (Guitar, Bass)

Jason is an award-winning and critically acclaimed artist who teaches guitar and bass from beginner to advanced levels. He's very well known for his funk heart, jazz head, and inspired improvisation style. His experience, finely honed technique, and enthusiasm, as well as his musical knowledge and background as a record producer and composer, round out his teaching capabilities. His private lesson rate is $22.00/half-hour.

Jeremy Pink - Guitar, Bass music lessons in Guelph

Jeremy Pink (Guitar, Bass)

Jeremy is a teacher of guitar and beginner bass and teaches at our lesson centre six days a week. As an encore to his long teaching days, Jeremy plays in a number of local bands in the rock, pop, and blues genres. He has a penchant for creating original material for metal bands and his instrumental rock and roll project. Jeremy's rate for a half-hour private lesson is $22.00.

Larry Johnston - Banjo music lessons in Guelph

Larry Johnston (Banjo)

Larry is an extraordinary bluegrass banjo player with over 30 years playing experience and a great reputation as a gifted teacher. He has performed with numerous local bands, and was a founding member of the Canadian Champion Bluegrass Band, New Haven. He has twice been a “Banjo Player of the Year” nominee and has 4 recordings in his discography. Larry's private lesson rate is $22.00/half-hour.

Louisa Krátka - Violin music lessons in Guelph

Louisa Krátka (Violin)

Louisa is a popular and classical violinist and multidisciplinary artist whose education and artistic development have taken formal and experiential routes. She studied classical violin, beginning with the Suzuki Method, and completed RCM Grade 9. She has collaborated with poets, dancers, and musicians in various events, and has played in Indie bands. Louisa's rate is $22.00/half-hour private lesson.

Olivia Borkosky - Ukulele music lessons in Guelph

Olivia Borkosky (Ukulele)

Olivia has been performing with and playing the ukulele for the better part of 8 years, and can be seen fronting her award winning up and coming indie band, Olivia and the Creepy Crawlies. Music has always been a part of her life, from taking RCM vocal lessons for 10 years, to writing her own material, to graduating from Fanshawe's Music Industry Arts program, and most recently, assisting in running a 2-year long ukulele program at Victory Public School. Her enthusiasm, passion for teaching and inspiring students of all levels is contagious. Olivia's rate is $22.00/half-hour private lesson.

Paul Ormandy - Drums, Percussion music lessons in Guelph

Paul Ormandy (Drums, Percussion)

Paul's interest in popular, contemporary, and global music has led him a journey of performance throughout North America, Europe, the Caribbean, and Japan. His experience spans a broad variety of settings from Broadway show to symphony to operatic orchestras including The Canadian premieres of The Lion King, The Producers, and The Lord of the Rings. Paul welcomes students of all ages, skills, and styles. He is also a faculty member in the Music Department of York University and is a Visiting Artist in Percussion at the Etobicoke School of the Arts. Paul's rate is $22.00/half-hour private lesson.

Rob Gellner - Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn music lessons in Guelph

Rob Gellner (Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn)

With a composition degree from Wilfred Laurier, Rob has been playing trumpet for over 30 years and teaching for a decade, focusing on technique for the best possible sound while creating a fun yet challenging environment. He also teaches theory, composition, and musical arrangement. He is known for playing in big bands as well as in solo performances. He has played in many musical productions, symphonies, and classical groups, touring and recording with many artists in the area. Rob's private lesson rate is $22.00/half-hour.

Stephen Zuccala - Drums, Percussion music lessons in Guelph

Stephen Zuccala (Drums, Percussion)

Steve has been drumming for most of his life and has 20 years’ experience teaching drum lessons. After receiving an honours diploma in Jazz Studies from Humber College in 2005, Steve continued on to a Bachelor of Arts in Music. Having studied under Canadian greats such as Paul DeLong, Rick Lazar, and Chris Sutherland, Steve maintains a passion for music pedagogy. Steve has traveled the world playing jazz, orchestral, and pop music, and continues to perform in a range of musical genres locally. His rate per half-hour private lesson is $22.00.