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725 Fanshawe Park Road W
London, Ontario, N6G 5B4
Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (519) 439-0102
Store Phone: (519) 439-0101
Fax: (519) 439-0037

Lesson Centre Email: londonnorthlessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: london@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
Emily McCorkle - coordinator of the music lessons in London

Emily McCorkle

Emily is a graduate of the University of Windsor, where she completed both her Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Education and is a member of the Ontario College of Teachers. Primarily a vocalist, she has also studied piano, clarinet, and the fundamentals of band instruments. Throughout her musical career she has taught privately, and has performed with various vocal and instrumental ensembles. Emily aims to create an inclusive community at the lesson centre that encourages an appreciation of all art forms.

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Our Guitar Teachers:

Aaron Bales - Guitar, Electric Bass music lessons in London

Aaron Bales (Guitar, Electric Bass)

Aaron has been teaching guitar and bass for over 16 years. A student of pop/rock/metal in his early years, he soon progressed to studying classical guitar through the Royal Conservatory of Music. Aaron is an honours graduate of Humber College, where he majored in Jazz Performance and Arranging. Aaron enjoys performing and composing in a variety of musical styles. Notable artists he has worked with include Sarah Brightman, Gemini nominated composer Donald Quan, Juno winning producer Pat Riccio, as well as numerous bands, ensembles and recording projects. His rate is $24.00/half-hour private lesson.

Brianne Lue-Kim - Guitar music lessons in London

Brianne Lue-Kim (Guitar)

Bri is a talented guitarist with over 10 years of playing experience and is well versed in many styles/genres of music such as rock, pop, metal, classical, and more. She is an enthusiastic, encouraging, and patient teacher with over 5 years experience teaching privately. Music being her greatest passion, she dedicates her time to learning new techniques and theories which she applies while teaching and playing live. Bri is currently playing electric guitar in an all girl power pop/punk band, The Alcohollys, a melodic/death metal band, Necrosaurus Rex, and plays bass in a blues/rock band, The Painted Dogs. Her rate is $24.00/half-hour private lesson.

Calvin Hayes - Guitar, Ukulele music lessons in London

Calvin Hayes (Guitar, Ukulele)

Calvin holds degrees with distinction in classical guitar performance and education from Lakehead University, with OCT qualifications. He has begun a strong performance career in concerts with the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra and Thunder Bay Symphony Chorus as well as the Elmer Isler Singers. In addition, he has premiered compositions by Canadian composers Darkened Chepil Reidsville, W. Ben Brown, and Timo Pehkonen. In 2017, he released his first book of original compositions for classical guitar. He also has over ten years experience in many genres of music including classical, rock, metal, blues, funk, folk, and bluegrass. Calvin's rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Rick McLeod - Guitar music lessons in London

Rick McLeod (Guitar)

Rick started teaching guitar in the early '70s in local music centers, evening classes at Fanshawe College and lunch classes in local Separate Schools. He worked on the guitar curriculum committee for Yamaha Canada Music where he assisted in editing, testing and contributed original material to the Yamaha Guitar Method Series. He also was involved in writing articles for the national newsletter, adjudicating music festivals, working as a clinician at music camps and teacher seminars in Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta and British Columbia. Rick also enjoys playing live on guitar or as a drummer with the Royal Scots O’Mocha. His rate is is $24.00/half-hour private lesson.

Santiago Izaciga - Guitar, Electric Bass music lessons in London

Santiago Izaciga (Guitar, Electric Bass)

Santiago is a professional musician with emphasis in music production and song-writing, and has been teaching guitar and bass for over 10 years. He graduated with honours from Fernando Sor Music School in Bogotá, Colombia, where he had the chance to study under internationally renowned teachers such as Frank Gambale, Mike Stern, Tom Coster, Richard Bona, Horacio “El Negro” Hernández, Sergio Solano (Shakira), and Oscar Stagnaro, among many others. Nevertheless, Santiago considers himself to be in constant learning and gets as much from students as he provides. He likes exploring sound and is an avid collector of all kinds of music. When not teaching, he can be found working at Prevail Music Studio in London, where he currently exercises as manager and head producer.

Steven Janisse - Guitar, Ukulele music lessons in London

Steven Janisse (Guitar, Ukulele)

Steven graduated with distinction from the University of Windsor’s B.Mus. program and holds an M.A. in Music Theory from the University of Western Ontario, where he is currently pursuing a Ph.D. Over the past decade, Steven has developed his passion for music through a variety of experiences as a performer and an educator. He has taught guitar, ukulele, music theory, and musical skills to students of all ages at private studios, community centres, and universities. His performance background as a guitarist and vocalist includes forays into the classical, rock, folk, sacred, blues, and jazz genres. Steven’s goal is for students to enhance their appreciation of music by studying, practicing, and performing while having a lot of fun along the way! His rate is $24.00/half-hour private lesson.