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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
Holiday Hours: Closed from Tuesday, December 24 to Wednesday, January 1. Lessons resume Thursday, January 2 unless otherwise indicated by your teacher. Happy Holidays!

Monday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: 10:30am - 3:30pm

This Location Offers:

Private Lessons

Group Lessons

Inquire for more details and start dates. Registration is available on a first come, first serve basis.

Children's piano party

Rock skool

Group theory levels 5-8

Adult guitar jam

Youth choir

Our Theory Teachers:

Christian Anderson - Guitar, Bass, Theory music lessons in Markham

Christian Anderson (Guitar, Bass, Theory)

Christian is a graduate of Musician's Institute (GIT) in Hollywood, California. Currently in Markham with over 10 years of teaching experience, he works with students of all experience levels - delivering personalized instruction in pop, rock, blues, metal, and shred guitar styles. Lessons are designed to fit with the goals and learning styles of each individual student, and include a wide range of subjects such as technique, theory, music reading, ear-training, improvisation, and performance coaching. Christian released a solo guitar album in 2012 and is currently lead guitarist in the modern rock band, Affinity. He has studied with the world-renowned musicians Rusty Cooley, Alex Machacek, Scott Henderson, Terry Syrek, and Carl Schroeder. Christian’s live performance experience includes playing shows at several of Toronto’s larger venues such as the Sound Academy, Phoenix Concert Hall, and the Canadian Indie Music Awards, in addition to gigging regularity at just about every rock venue in Toronto.

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

Daisy Tam - Piano, Theory music lessons in Markham

Daisy Tam (Piano, Theory)

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 $28.00/30min lesson.

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

Elaine Ng (Piano, Violin, Cello, Theory)

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.

Jade Wan - Piano, Theory music lessons in Markham

Jade Wan (Piano, Theory)

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.

Katerina Petrovski - Piano, Theory music lessons in Markham

Katerina Petrovski (Piano, Theory)

Currently teaching in Markham, Katerina is a recent graduate from Queen’s University with a Bachelor’s of Music in Piano and Composition. She has been a part of the RCM piano curriculum since she was seven and is currently in pursuit of completing her ARCT in Piano Pedagogy. During University she was a prominent pianist in the Kingston musical theatre community and was awarded the title pianist role for The Nightmare Before Christmas, NINE: The Musical, Evil Dead: The Musical, and The Producers, all in the same year. In her lessons, Katerina values developing determination, drive, musicality, accountability & passion from her students. Katerina can prepare students for upcoming theory and practical piano RCM Examinations.

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

Paul Buchinger - Guitar, Bass, Theory, Ukulele music lessons in Markham

Paul Buchinger (Guitar, Bass, Theory, Ukulele)

Paul has been teaching guitar lessons around Markham for over 14 years. With a patient and enthusiastic attitude towards teaching, he has assisted students of all ages, levels, and styles and inspires students with methods for proper technique and theory reading in Jazz, Rock, and Funk. For the past few years Paul has taught students with materials suitable for just-for-playing, gigs, and theory.

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

Steven Clark - Guitar, Bass, Theory, Composition music lessons in Markham

Steven Clark (Guitar, Bass, Theory, Composition)

Steve has over 30 years of playing and teaching experience around Markham and the GTA. He has been giving guitar lessons at Long & McQuade since 2006, all levels and ages. Genres include rock, jazz, blues and classical. Steve has been involved in music programs and workshops in Toronto and New York with prominent musician/composer Richie Beirach, guitarist George Botley (Berklee College), Howard Spring and John Gittens (York University). Steve is still leading his own bands, writing, playing broadway style shows and international music festivals (Toronto International Jazz Festival). He is very passionate about teaching and the performing arts.

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