1445 McIntyre Street
Regina, Saskatchewan, S4R 8B5

Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (306) 569-3914

Store Phone: (306) 569-8501

Lesson Centre Email: reginalessons@long-mcquade.com

Store Email: regina@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: 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm - 7:00pm

This Location Offers:

Online Lessons All Lessons

Private Lessons

In-studio lessons and online video lessons available now. Register any time! 

Group Lessons

We are pleased to be offering a selection of group classes this fall.  Registration is now open for these programs. Please see the descriptions at the bottom of this page for more information! 

 

 

AllBeginner Violin Group Beginner Ukulele Group Parent and Child Violin Group Violin Ensemble Vocal Ensemble Rock Band

Lessons Coordinator

Marina Adow - coordinator of the music lessons in Regina

Marina Adow

Lessons Coordinator

call/text: 306.569.3914
email: [email protected]

Our Cello Teachers:

Ellen MacPherson - Cello, Violin music lessons in Regina

ellen macpherson (Cello, Violin)

Registration Request

Online Lessons:

Teaching Day(s): Wednesday

Ellen MacPherson attended several Suzuki violin programs from the age of six, and pursued Suzuki Teacher training through the Suzuki Association of the Americas. She holds an active member of the SAA and does ongoing professional development through Suzuki institutes across North America. Ellen is passionate about Shinichi Suzuki's vision: that every child deserves an arts-rich education and the opportunity to study and play music, and that through the study of music children build noble character, self-esteem, and lifelong enrichment. Her lessons are an environment that is positive, collaborative and inclusive, and she strives to facilitate students of all abilities. She plays and teaches various styles in addition to traditional Suzuki repertoire. Ellen teaches violin and cello at the Regina store. Her rate is $26 per half-hour.

Natalia Espinosa - Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Mandolin music lessons in Regina

natalia espinosa (Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Mandolin)

Registration Request

Online Lessons:

Teaching Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Natalia Espinosa has been playing violin over 30 years and has over 10 years of teaching experience and is a certified Royal Conservatory of Music violin teacher.

She started playing violin at the age of 3 at the prestigious academy by internationally renowned Suzuki teacher Yuriko Kuronuma - where she studied under current Chairman of the Japanese String Teacher's Association, Shigeru Tachiki. At age 7, Natalia began her studies at the National Conservatory of Mexico City. In 2006, Natalia moved to Canada and she completed her Bachelor of Music Performance and Music History the University of Regina – where she also took several courses in Music Theory, having an interest in Schenkerian theory/analysis. Natalia studied violin under former concertmaster of the RSO - Eduard Minevich and has been playing Cello over 7 years as a student of former principal cellist of the RSO, Cameron Lowe.

Natalia is an accomplished performer, having previously played with the University of Regina Symphony Orchestra, Regina's Community Orchestra, the National Conservatory Symphony Orchestra of Mexico City, Artime, The Ben Winoski Project, Poltava Mandolin Orchestra, and with other local musicians.

Currently, Natalia is working as a Luthier apprentice under Regina's violin maker Gary Robertson.

Natalia teaches violin, viola, cello, mandolin, and upright bass at the Regina store. Her rate is $28 per half-hour.

LANGUAGES: Spanish, English, and German

Our Group Lessons:

Vocal Ensemble Ben Redant lessons in Regina

Vocal Ensemble - Ben Redant

Lesson Registration Brochure Dates: 2023-09-21 to 2024-09-21
Cost: $25 per class

Work on duets, trios, and ensembles of any kind with a focus on developing harmonies.

Explore the fundamentals of group performance.

Lessons will be held each Thursday from 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm starting September 21, 2023.

Open to any age and experience level.

Join anytime.

Beginner Violin Group Ellen MacPherson lessons in Regina

Beginner Violin Group - Ellen MacPherson

Lesson Registration Brochure Dates: 2023-09-20 to 2024-09-20
Cost: $23 per class

Learn the basics of violin in a small group setting.

In this fun group program you will discover how to hold your violin & bow, how to take care of your instrument, and the foundations of notes, rhythm, and melodies.

Lessons will be held each Wednesday from 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm starting September 20, 2023.

Participants must be between the ages of 6 to 12 and bring their own violin. You can rent a violin from our store if you do not own one.

Violin Ensemble Ellen MacPherson lessons in Regina

Violin Ensemble - Ellen MacPherson

Lesson Registration Brochure Dates: 2023-09-27 to 2024-09-27
Cost: $23 per class

In this fun group program you will discover:

- how to work cooperatively and cohesively with other musicians
- critical skills necessary for orchestral playing
- how to strengthen your technique and sight reading skills
- various musical “parts” in Suzuki and traditional repertoire
- low pressure performance opportunities with your peers

Lessons will be held bi-weekly on Wednesdays from 7:45 pm to 8:30 pm starting September 27, 2023.

Participants must be aged 12 and up and bring their own violin. You can rent a violin from our store if you do not own one.

Online - Parent and Child Violin Group Ellen MacPherson lessons in Regina

Online - Parent and Child Violin Group - Ellen MacPherson

Lesson Registration Dates: 2023-09-20 to 2024-09-20
Cost: $23.00 per class

Enjoy a new activity together. Pay for your child, you learn for free!

Lessons will be held each Wednesday from 5:15 pm to 6:00 pm starting September 20, 2023.

Participants must be between the ages of 6 to 12 years old and bring their own violin. You can rent a violin from our store if you do not own one.