Kanata - Guitar Lessons

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66 Hearst Way (Unit #4)
Kanata, Ontario, K2L 2P4
Lesson Centre:Phone or Text (613) 595-1235
Store Phone: (613) 595-1035
Fax: (613) 595-1175

Lesson Centre Email: kanatalessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: kanata@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
***IN PERSON LESSONS NOT AVAILABLE DURING LOCKDOWN***
For online lessons, please call 613-595-1035 or email at [email protected] for more information.

Monday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This Location Offers:

Online Lessons

All Lessons

Private Lessons

Group Lessons

Group lessons unavailable at this time

Our Guitar Teachers:

ALEX MOXON (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Banjo music lessons in Kanata

ALEX MOXON (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Banjo) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Alex Moxon is a guitarist and composer. He has a Bachelor of Music with Highest Honours from Carleton University, specializing in jazz performance. Some of his favourite past performances include opening for Fred Wesley (of James Brown & The JB’s) and Bernie Worrell (of Parliament Funkadelic), fronting the Central Armed Forces Band in their 2112: Rush Tribute show, record releases with HILOTRONS and The Chocolate Hot Pockets, and playing in the Broadway musical Beautiful (The Carole King Story). He has been teaching since 2006 and can instruct on electric or acoustic guitar, electric bass, banjo and ukulele.
$23 per ½ hr. lesson.

ALEX TOMPKINS (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) - Guitar, Bass music lessons in Kanata

ALEX TOMPKINS (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) (Guitar, Bass) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Alex is an Ottawa-based guitarist who graduated in 2012 from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Music with Highest Honors. He has been teaching guitar since 2007 and has helped students achieve their goals in a variety of styles including rock, pop, blues, metal, jazz, and classical styles. Alex has performed at several festivals including the Ottawa Bluesfest and the Ottawa Jazz festival.
$24 per 1/2hr. lesson.

BRANDON CURTIS (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) - Voice, Guitar music lessons in Kanata

BRANDON CURTIS (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) (Voice, Guitar) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Brandon Curtis studied at Vanier College in the Professional Music Technique program as a jazz vocalist, holds a degree in Audio Techniques from Recording Arts Canada and has been teaching since 2015. Brandon is a singer/songwriter/guitarist who enjoys performing solo and in bands whether it be jazz, rock, punk, metal, acoustic, folk or pop among others. Brandon’s lessons are tailored to the individual needs and expectations of the student with the belief that music should always be fun, thus charisma and humour are fundamental parts of how he encourages his students. His lesson rate per half hour private lesson is $23.

FRANCOIS LACELLE (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) - Guitar, Ukulele music lessons in Kanata

FRANCOIS LACELLE (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) (Guitar, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

François Lacelle began his studies at Cambrian College under Philip Candelaria. He then pursued a Bachelor of Music at the University of Ottawa and is currently studying his Masters of Music in classical guitar with Patrick Roux. He has participated in master classes with world renowned guitarists Jérôme Ducharme, Marcin Dylla, Lorenzo Micheli and Gabriel Bianco. François is an experienced teacher and a versatile player with repertoire ranging from Renaissance music, Classical, Rock and Blues.
$24 per 1/2hr. lesson
Lessons offered in French and English

GARRETT WARNER (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) - Guitar music lessons in Kanata

GARRETT WARNER (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) (Guitar) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Garrett is a guitarist and composer who's love for music started at a very young age. When he was less than ten years old, his family started and continues to run a country and blues-grass festival based out of his hometown of Colborne, Ontario. Being a player of many styles has led Garrett to playing in local venues and other venues throughout the country, including notable festivals like Ottawa RBC Bluesfest and TD Ottawa Jazzfest. He has had the pleasure to study guitar under guitar virtuoso Dave Barton, as well as extensively under Canadian jazz heavy-weight Roddy Ellias. Garrett believes in creativity and pushing ones boundaries while also maintaining a strong foot in foundation.
$24 per 1/2hr. lesson.

JACOB CLARKE (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) - Guitar, Bass, Double Bass music lessons in Kanata

JACOB CLARKE (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) (Guitar, Bass, Double Bass) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Jacob is a guitarist/bassist who graduated from performance studies at Carleton University. He has performed many styles of music at a variety of venues ranging from festivals such as Bluesfest to restaurants, cafes, and hotels. He has recorded studio albums, toured with bands, and recorded for television as well as live-stream shows. Jacob's teaching is tailored to every individual, and his method is to always listen, engage with, and enjoy music.
$23 per 1/2hr. lesson.

JESSAMYN GREENE (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) - Guitar, Ukulele, Piano music lessons in Kanata

JESSAMYN GREENE (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) (Guitar, Ukulele, Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Jesse Greene has been performing professionally since 2001, and has been teaching since 2009. Jesse studied classical piano at the Royal Conservatory of Music, and guitar with various private mentors. She has studied everything from Classical and Jazz, to Flamenco, Blues, Rock, Metal, Fingerstyle, African, and Latin music. Jess is a multi-disciplined professional offering lessons in a wide range of musical genres from classical, folk/fingerstyle, blues and rock, to reggae and pop on guitar, ukulele, and piano.
$25 per 1/2hr. lesson.

SHANE CALKINS (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele music lessons in Kanata

SHANE CALKINS (ONLINE LESSONS AVAILABLE) (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Shane Calkins was born in and raised in the Ottawa area. He has been playing guitar for over 12 years. At first, his interest was in the rock genre and then expanded much more into into jazz, progressive rock/metal, pop, funk and rap etc. Shane has a Bachelor of Music degree for Carleton University where he studied Jazz/Jazz Fusion guitar with Wayne Eagles.  Shane enjoys performing all styles of music and will cater to any musical taste that any student has.  He has experience teaching a wide variety of students with different goals, such as : successfully preparing students for University auditions, teaching music and fret-board theory, improvisation, teaching students who are primarily interested in music as a hobby as well as teaching students who are hoping to make a career out of music. 
$23 per 1/2hr. lesson.