Markham - Piano Lessons

Music Lesson Centre

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9833 Markham Road
Markham, Ontario, L6E 0E5
Lesson Centre:Phone or Text (905) 471-5322
Store Phone: (905) 209-1177
Fax: (905) 209-1463

Lesson Centre Email: markhamlessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: markham@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
Monday - Friday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 6:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Christmas and New Year Closure:
We are closed from December 24th 2021 to January 2nd 2022 for all In person Lessons.   
Please check with your teacher regarding Online Lessons during the Holiday Season.

We're open for in-person lessons! Please inquire within regarding in-person teacher availability.

This Location Offers:

Online Lessons

All Lessons

Private Lessons

Welcome to the Long & McQuade lesson centre in Markham! Our in-person lessons have resumed and we are once again open to all customers! Please take a moment to view our teachers or click on "Registration Request" in order to register for lessons. 

We offer 30-minute, 1-on-1 private lessons for all instruments. Please inquire within regarding teacher availability for in-person lessons. 

 

Our Piano Teachers:

Charis Wong - Voice, Piano - InPerson Lessons Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays music lessons in Markham

Charis Wong (Voice, Piano - InPerson Lessons Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Charis Wong is a recent graduate from the University of Toronto’s Voice program, with an Honours Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance. In 2016, she obtained her ARCT in Piano Performance studying under Dr. Michael Esch. She began teaching voice and piano lessons in Markham in 2013 and has since discovered a passion for helping young children and youth discover their own love for music. She places a high priority on creating a safe environment for students to express themselves freely, as well as on developing a strong sense of discipline and confidence through music. Aside from teaching, Charis loves to perform! With COSI Connection she has performed roles such as Rose Maybud in the musical Ruddigore, and most recently performed the role of Galatea in Dean Burry’s one-act opera Il Giudizio di Pigmalione.

Charis' rate is $25.00/30min lesson.

Daisy Tam - Piano, Theory - Online Lessons for Advanced Students only music lessons in Markham

Daisy Tam (Piano, Theory - Online Lessons for Advanced Students only) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Daisy Tam holds a Master of Arts in Music Theory and a Bachelor of Arts Honors Specialization in Music from The University of Western Ontario. In addition, she holds an ARCT Diploma in Piano Performance from The Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM). Daisy is an RCM certified teacher in Markham for lessons in piano, theory, harmony, and music history and is a member of the RCM College of Examiners as a theory examiner. She has guided students to achieve outstanding examination results and recognitions, including the RCM National Gold Medal for Excellence in Theory. She is also dedicated to mentoring her students and leading them through transformative learning experiences.

Daisy's rate is $29.00/30min lesson.

Elaine Ng - Piano, Violin, Theory music lessons in Markham

Elaine Ng (Piano, Violin, Theory) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Elaine received a Bachelor of Music (Honours) and post-graduate Diploma in Music Performance at McMaster University where she majored in performance, theory and teaching. She went on to receive a Bachelor of Education at Brock University concentrating on Special Education and English as a Second Language. Elaine is registered with the Ontario Music Teachers’ Association and is a member of the Ontario College of Teachers working frequently around Markham with the York Region District School Board. Additionally, she performs and conducts choir on a regular basis. Elaine enjoys working with students of all ages (3 and up) and teaches lessons for all RCM levels as well as contemporary styles.

Elaine's rate is $27.00/30min lesson.

Eva Ng - Piano, Violin, Cello, Theory music lessons in Markham

Eva Ng (Piano, Violin, Cello, Theory) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Eva is an RCM piano program graduate with extensive education in piano, violin, flute, cello, and theory. Obtaining her Bachelors Degree of Music at McMaster University and her ARCT at the Royal Conservatory of Music, Eva has the ability to instruct contemporary and all RCM levels. She has been giving lessons in the Markham area for over 20 years. In addition, Eva performs frequently at various venues for weddings, ceremonies, and festivals of all kinds.

Eva's rate is $29.00/30min lesson.

Jade Wan - Piano, Theory - InPerson Lessons Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays to Saturdays music lessons in Markham

Jade Wan (Piano, Theory - InPerson Lessons Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays to Saturdays) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Jade holds a Bachelor of Music Degree in Music Education from the University of Toronto, and also received her ARCT diploma from the RCM. With over 15 years of experience teaching piano lessons around Markham, she tailors her instruction using various approaches and perspectives for all skill levels. Jade also delivers knowledge and instruction in the world of music theory up to RCM Analysis. Every year, many of her students go through competitions, practical exams, and write upcoming theory RCM and CC Examinations. She loves to share her passion for music with students of all ages and levels.

Jade's rate is $27.00/30min lesson.

Keena Eloise - Voice, Piano music lessons in Markham

Keena Eloise (Voice, Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Keena is a recent graduate from the University of Toronto with a Master’s degree in Vocal Performance and also holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Queen’s University. She has studied RCM in voice and piano. Having performed at festivals, concerts, musical and operatic productions across Ontario, Keena has also had experience leading choral groups from 5 to 200 members for festival performances. With years of experience in individual bilingual lessons, Keena enjoys teaching RCM levels as well as contemporary genres to English or French speaking students around the Markham area.

Keena's rate is $28.00/30min lesson.

Margaret Heney - Piano, Vocal - InPerson Lessons Mondays and Wednesdays music lessons in Markham

Margaret Heney (Piano, Vocal - InPerson Lessons Mondays and Wednesdays) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Margaret is a graduate of Mount Allison University’s Bachelor of Music program with concentrations in vocal performance and composition. She has taught piano, voice, theory, and Music for Young Children for 10 years, and is active as a freelance Soprano soloist and accompanist. Margaret has been a Church Music director for the past 19 years, and is currently the Music Coordinator at Aurora United Church.  She loves working with students of all ages and abilities, and makes music instruction engaging and enjoyable!

Margaret's rate is $25.00/30min lesson

Mark Herrera - Piano - Intermediate music lessons in Markham

Mark Herrera (Piano - Intermediate) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Pianist, composer, and educator Mark Herrera has been performing actively in the Toronto area for 12 years. In 2011, he received a Master's Degree in Composition from York University. He has performed at many of the major Jazz festivals in Ontario, such as the Beaches Jazz Festival, Markham Jazz festival, Orangeville Jazz Festival, and the Toronto Jazz Festival. Aside from jazz, he's also known as the musical director for Toronto based hip-hop duo The Airplane Boys. In 2012, they performed at The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Annual Festival in Los Angeles, and the Osheaga Festival in Montreal. Mark is also currently studying at the Royal Conservatory of Music under Monica Gaylord where he is preparing for a program featuring the works of Frederic Chopin.

Mark's rate is $27.00/30min lesson.

Tiffanie Samuels - Piano, Voice - InPerson Lessons Thursday to Saturday music lessons in Markham

Tiffanie Samuels (Piano, Voice - InPerson Lessons Thursday to Saturday) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Tiffanie is a versatile singer and pianist who recently completed a Master of Music in Voice Performance at the University of Toronto. A graduate of Western University’s Bachelor of Music in Voice Performance with her Grade 10 Piano accreditation from RCM, she has been studying and exploring music her whole life. Tiffanie also considers herself to be a “crossover artist.” Along with playing Gospel keys and singing at her church, she enjoys exploring Jazz, Blues, Pop/R&B, and Musical Theatre. The past few years of teaching have inspired Tiffanie to strive to help musicians develop a greater appreciation for music. Using a wide range of genres and repertoire, she loves helping students achieve goals and improve fundamental skills by inspiring curiosity, creativity, perseverance, and confidence. Outside of teaching, Tiffanie is a swimmer, a dancer, and a former camp counsellor, and loves to employ movement and fun into all her lessons!

Tiffanie's rate is $25.00/30min lesson

Vasco Alphonso - Piano, Violin - InPerson Lessons Tuesday to Thursday, Saturdays music lessons in Markham

Vasco Alphonso (Piano, Violin - InPerson Lessons Tuesday to Thursday, Saturdays) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Vasco has been giving piano and violin lessons for over 30 years in the Markham Area. He works with students of all levels and styles, and prepares them for Suzuki as well as Royal Conservatory exams. After receiving his Performers Certification in Piano & Violin, Vasco has proceeded to teach and perform music of all genres including Jazz, Pop, R&B, Soul, Rock and Roll, Big Band, Dance, Classical, Gospel, and Folk.

Vasco's rate is $26.00/30min lesson.