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Music Lesson Centre

Lesson Centre Locations > Ontario > Woodstock

20 Finkle St
Woodstock, Ontario, N4S 3C6
Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (519) 539-3134
Store Phone: (519) 539-7371

Lesson Centre Email: woodstocklessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: woodstock@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
Monday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED
Caitlin Stuart - coordinator of the music lessons in Woodstock

Caitlin Stuart

With a Bachelor's degree in Music Education and a Master's degree in Orchestral Trumpet Performance, Caitlin has a great understanding of how important a good music education is! She is very passionate about growing the Lessons Centre and offering many different performance opportunities to our students. She is currently working towards a diploma in Office Administration in her spare time. She also plays an active role in the community as a clinician for The University of Western Ontario.

This Location Offers:

Private Lessons

Group Lessons

Join our great programs running this summer. Please contact the lesson centre for more detail.

Summer rock skool

Piano party

Glee club

Our Teachers:

Brian Jackson - Violin music lessons in Woodstock

Brian Jackson (Violin)

Brian Jackson has been an active performer both in Woodstock and Southern Ontario since the mid-90s. A graduate of Woodstock Collegiate Institute, he has played in many orchestras, including with the Brant Youth Symphony Orchestra, the Cambridge Symphony, and as concertmaster with the SteelTown Symphony (Hamilton). Brian co-founded the Trinity College Chamber Players (Toronto), with whom he performed as a soloist. Since 2005, he has worked with the CAST Theater Company and WCI Red Players, playing well-known musicals and working with some very talented and hard-working young performers. He began teaching at Long & McQuade in 2015 and his private lesson rate is $21.00/half-hour.

Chris Hull - Drums, Hand Drums music lessons in Woodstock

Chris Hull (Drums, Hand Drums)

Percussionist and drummer Chris Hull has a Bachelor of Music from Wilfrid Laurier University, and a Master of Music in Percussion Performance from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Chris has worked with orchestras across Southern Ontario and in K-W and Toronto with his band ill Evans. In addition to private teaching, Chris has taught for the K-W Symphony Youth Orchestra programmes, the KWS “My First Music Lesson" summer camps, the Inter-Provincial Music Camp in Muskoka, and the UAF Summer Music Academy. He has experience in Western popular and classical music, Balinese gamelan, West-African and Afro-Cuban hand drumming, and jazz vibraphone. Chris' rate is $22.00/half-hour private lesson.

Corrin Descamps - Voice, Piano music lessons in Woodstock

Corrin Descamps (Voice, Piano)

Corrin Descamps was born and raised in Woodstock, Ontario. She studied piano and voice growing up, sang in many different choirs and participated in musicals through high school. Corrin attended Mohawk College in Hamilton, Ontario, where she graduated with a Diploma in Classical Vocal Performance. She continues to keep busy today, singing in the Woodstock Choralaires, enjoying family life raising her two young children and taking any opportunity to sing and share her gift of music. Corrin's rate is $21.00/half-hour private lesson.

Dylon Pastoor - Piano/Brass music lessons in Woodstock

Dylon Pastoor (Piano/Brass)

Dylon is a recent graduate from Wilfrid Laurier University in French horn performance. Throughout his undergraduate career at Laurier, he has been found in the Cambridge Symphony Orchestra for two years,multiple brass/wind chamber groups, and two musical shows with The Community Players of New Hamburg as lead horn. Currently,Dylon is a member of the National Academy Orchestra, acting principal of the KW Chamber Orchestra, and a member of the Braggot Brass quintet.Dylon’s passion for music began with the piano from age 5, where he built his foundation and understanding of music. With completion of RCM examinations and teaching private students, he strives to share his love for the art of music. Dylon's private lesson rate is $23.00/half-hour.

Gary Jackson - Guitar, Bass music lessons in Woodstock

Gary Jackson (Guitar, Bass)

Gary Jackson has been involved with music for almost his entire life. Starting with fiddle at a very young age, he continued on to play guitar, electric bass, and double bass in rock bands, as well as the school's jazz ensemble. He then went on to study and graduate from both Cambrian College, and the University of Western Ontario for Double Bass Performance, picking up some experience on the piano in the process. During his university years, he discovered a passion for teaching, and recently had the privilege of working with young guitarists as a music festival adjudicator. Gary's rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Gop Intarachot - Drums music lessons in Woodstock

Gop Intarachot (Drums)

Gop Intarachot began drumming at the age of 17. In addition to playing with a number of groups, he also graduated from Bangkok University with a BA in Music & Education. Gop also taught privately and with the Music Academy of Bangkok and Chiang Mai. Having immigrated to Canada in 2004, he has continued teaching drums and leading the band at his Church. Gop is able to teach Beginner to Intermediate levels of drums. His styles range from Contemporary, Jazz, Latin, Pop, and Alternative. Gop's rate is $21.00/half-hour private lesson.

Grace San Andres - Voice, Piano music lessons in Woodstock

Grace San Andres (Voice, Piano)

Grace San Andres is an honours graduate of the Mohawk College Applied Music Diploma Program in Jazz Voice. During her time at Mohawk College she recorded in a professional studio (both solo and with a jazz vocal group), performed at many shows and special events, and was featured for her vocals and original lyrics for Thom Mason's original tune entitled "Tuesday Morning" which aired on JazzFM91.1 (Jazzology 2014). Grace was the Vocal Director for the musical "Fast Food Love" which was part of The Hamilton Fringe Festival. She also sang live with the cast on CHCH news promoting the musical and festival. Currently, Grace performs regularly around the Hamilton/Toronto area and continues to write songs for other musicians. Her rate is $21.00/half-hour private lesson.

Jeremiah Charlton - Guitar, Bass, Piano, Ukulele, Mandolin, Theory music lessons in Woodstock

Jeremiah Charlton (Guitar, Bass, Piano, Ukulele, Mandolin, Theory)

Jeremiah Charlton brings over 15 years of music performance and teaching experience to the table. He can provide fun informative lessons for students from beginner to advanced. He is well versed in many different styles of music such as jazz, blues, rock, and popular piano. Jeremiah has taught as a music teacher at several stores in Orlando, Florida, as well as The Crenshaw School. In between all of his private teaching, he has also performed in orchestras, aboard cruise ships and with wedding bands. Whether you are just starting out, or wanting to expand your repertoire and skills, or just need theory lessons, Jeremiah is a great fit for any student. His rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Tracey Frank - Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet music lessons in Woodstock

Tracey Frank (Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet)

Tracey Frank considers music her longest running and most exciting adventure. Tracey holds a Master of Music from Duquesne University, where she studied with the legendary saxophonist James Houlik and worked with renowned jazz artists/pedagogues Mike Tomaro and Sean Jones. She incorporates performance psychology into her lessons to help her students deal with the stress of performing. As a result, her students have been highly successful in competitions, exams, and (most importantly) having fun performing in front of people! All students receive extensive coaching in fundamental techniques and always have input with regard to the music they wish to play. Tracey's rate is $24.00/half-hour private lesson.

Travis Baynham - Guitar music lessons in Woodstock

Travis Baynham (Guitar)

Travis Baynham is a graduate of the Mohawk College and York University music programs. He had the opportunity to study with some of the finest jazz musicians in the country including Mike Malone, Pat Collins, Kim Ratcliffe, Lorne Lofsky, Frank Falco, and Kelly Jefferson. While at York, Travis was featured on the Jazz FM 91.1 show "Jazzology" where he represented the university and was interviewed by renowned Toronto vocalist Heather Bambrick. He was also the guitar chair in the university's jazz orchestra for two consecutive years and performed with jazz icons Dave Holland and Chris Potter. Travis has been teaching guitar in the Woodstock and Greater Toronto areas since 2014, and his private lesson rate is $22.00/half-hour.