Peterborough

Music Lesson Centre

Lesson Centre Locations > Ontario > Peterborough

Contact Form
129 Aylmer Street N
Peterborough, Ontario, K9J 3J7
Lesson Centre:Phone or Text (705) 243-1055
Store Phone: (705) 742-5332

Lesson Centre Email: peterboroughlessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: peterborough@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
Monday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Friday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Our Teachers:

Adam Crossman - Guitar, Ukulele, Bass Guitar, Piano, Drums music lessons in Peterborough

Adam Crossman (Guitar, Ukulele, Bass Guitar, Piano, Drums) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Adam is an award winning solo acoustic guitarist and composer. He has been playing and performing professionally for over 10 years, he has toured internationally through Canada, USA, and has successfully performed a solo concert series throughout China. In 2015, he won 2nd place at The Canadian Guitar festival international fingerstyle guitar competition. Adam has been highly recognized by the progressive guitar community and labels such as (CandyRat Records & FretMonkey Records) He has been teaching throughout Durham Region in an academic geared environment for over 5 years. Adam has a strong passion for teaching and sharing concepts and ideas, and guiding you along on your guitar journey! Adam's rate is $22 per half hour lesson.

Ben Foss - Guitar, Theory music lessons in Peterborough

Ben Foss (Guitar, Theory) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Ben has been playing music since 1989 and teaching for 10 years. His specialties are Theory, Country, Rock, Metal and Blues. He currently performs with multiple projects including 8 Track Mind (a 70's FM Rock Tribute) The Grunge Project (a 90's Grunge Tribute) and Vern's Comb (a 90's Rock Cover band) among others. Ben teaches students of all ages and skill levels. His rate is $22 per half hour lesson. ​

Brandon Munro - Drum Set, Hand Drums, Percussion, Guitar music lessons in Peterborough

Brandon Munro (Drum Set, Hand Drums, Percussion, Guitar) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Brandon studied contemporary music at Mohawk College in Hamilton Ontario under some of Canada's most skilled musicians. In his time of study there he became very immersed in the musical vocabulary of contemporary rock /pop music. He plays in various groups around Ontario of all different styles and genres. Brandon has also performed at many jazz, folk and contemporary music festivals around the world. His rate is $22 for a 30 minute lesson.

Dawson McManus - Bass (electric), Guitar, Harmonica, Ukulele, Piano music lessons in Peterborough

Dawson McManus (Bass (electric), Guitar, Harmonica, Ukulele, Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Dawson has been playing music for 18 years and gigging professionally for 16 years. Dawson studied Jazz Performance at Mohawk College and specializes in rock and roll and blues music. His experiences range from film scoring to songwriting and playing/touring with a number of active bands in the Peterborough area. He has been teaching students of all ages and skill levels since 2005 and his rate is $22 per half hour lesson.

Janel Jarvis (Online Lessons Only) - Piano, Vocal music lessons in Peterborough

Janel Jarvis (Online Lessons Only) (Piano, Vocal) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Janel received her education and training in music, recreation and fitness as well as dance and movement, and has been teaching classes in these intersecting areas for nearly 25 years. She develops and implements music and movement programs for people of all ages: babies and preschoolers, elementary, high school and post secondary and the general community. She understands the importance of putting one’s teaching into practice and is an accomplished performer. Janel is currently the vocalist for a 5 piece jazz ensemble as well as a trio, and accompanies music exams, auditions, and a local church choir. Her rate is $22 per half hour lesson.

Jason Jones - Guitar, Mandolin, Bass, Dobro, Banjo music lessons in Peterborough

Jason Jones (Guitar, Mandolin, Bass, Dobro, Banjo) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Jason Jones has been playing and performing music for over 10 years. Jason studied Jazz performance at both The University of Toronto and Mohawk College. Currently, Jason performs Country, Western Swing, Bluegrass and Jazz all across the province. He has also toured all over Canada and competed in the Walnut Valley Flat Picking Guitar Contest in Winfield, Kansas as well as held performances and workshops at many of Ontario’s Bluegrass clubs and festivals. His rate is $22 per half hour.

Medda Burnett - Brass, Bassoon, Sax, Voice music lessons in Peterborough

Medda Burnett (Brass, Bassoon, Sax, Voice) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Medda studied trumpet at Western University, where she also learned to play trombone, bassoon and other brass instruments. She has been singing in choirs most of her life, most recently in the Peterborough Singers for fifteen years. She studied with Marie Anderson and Paul-Andre Durocher and more recently has learned from Pam Birrell and Leslie Fagan. She presently plays in several local groups of various sizes and is involved with the Peterborough New Horizons Bands. Medda teaches students of all ages and skill levels and her rate is $22 per half hour lesson.

Rachael Derbyshire (Online Lessons Only) - Violin/Fiddle music lessons in Peterborough

Rachael Derbyshire (Online Lessons Only) (Violin/Fiddle) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Rachael is a classically trained violinist with over 20 years of experience who has played in various musical groups including symphony orchestras, chamber ensembles, and bluegrass bands. She has both training and teaching experience in classical violin and fiddle, and can offer beginner to intermediate level lessons to students of all ages. Rachael strives to offer a curriculum that can be modified to suit each student’s needs. Her rate is $22 per half hour lesson.

Richard Alvarez - Drum Set, Guitar, Bass music lessons in Peterborough

Richard Alvarez (Drum Set, Guitar, Bass) Registration Request
Online Lessons: No

Richard has been teaching since 2000. He attended 534 Raider Air Cadet Squadron and played in the Royal Canadian Air Cadets Drum Corp and Marching Band. He has a background in sound engineering, and has played in a number of rock bands. Richard teaches students of all ages and skill levels. His rate is $22 per half hour lesson.

Ryan Browne - Bass, Guitar, Piano, Harmonica, Accordian, Slide Guitar music lessons in Peterborough

Ryan Browne (Bass, Guitar, Piano, Harmonica, Accordian, Slide Guitar) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Ryan Browne has been performing professionally, for over 20 years, and teaching for 12. He is well known in the Peterborough music scene for his work with the Weber brothers, Emily Burgess and the Emburys, the Lindsay Barr Band, and countless others. He studied jazz performance at Humber College. His rate is $22 per half hour.

Shai Peer - Piano music lessons in Peterborough

Shai Peer (Piano) Registration Request
Online Lessons: Yes

Shai has taught privately since 2006 and has been performing since 1989, playing with Ronnie Hawkins, and as a member of the Weber Brothers Band. He has recorded multiple albums and performed on many cross country and international tours. Shai studied piano with Andre Burashko, Piano Pedagogy with U of T professor Marina Geringas, and continues his studies with York University Professor Frank Falco. He teaches Blues, Rock Jazz, Classical, Organ, Pop and Synthesizer to students of all ages and skill levels. His rate is $25 per half hour lesson.