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1845 Pembina Highway
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 2G6
Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (204) 284-5180
Store Phone: (204) 284-8992
Fax: (204) 452-2303

Lesson Centre Email: winnipeglessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: winnipeg@long-mcquade.com

Lesson Centre Hours
Monday: 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday: 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday: 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday: 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday: 9:30am - 6:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Our Woodwinds Teachers:

Brian Klowak - Woodwinds, Violin, Strings music lessons in Winnipeg

Brian Klowak (Woodwinds, Violin, Strings)

teaches Violin, Saxophone, Flute and Clarinet. He has studied the Suzuki approach and has a special interest in fiddling and bluegrass music. On the sax, he has attended the Banff Fine Arts Centre Summer Jazz Workshops where he studied with Lee Konitz and Dave Liebman. He has also studied privately with Ralph Bowen and Pat Labarbera. He has recorded with the Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra and has also currently performs with The Ron Paley Big Band. Brian leads his own jazz group and plays with the Winnipeg Jazz Festival and Jazz Winnipeg’s Nu Sounds Series performing his own music. Performing with WSO and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet he remains the best in his field. He is a sax clinician in the public school system. He has a creative/collaborative approach to teaching, focusing on fundamentals. He welcomes students of all ages. Brian teaches at our Winnipeg lesson centre and his rate is $24 per half hour.

Carlen Malinowski - Guitar, Woodwinds, Piano, Drums music lessons in Winnipeg

Carlen Malinowski (Guitar, Woodwinds, Piano, Drums)

Carlen began classical piano at age 5 and completed Grade 10 in the Royal Conservatory Examinations. In elementary Carlen discovered she excelled in music and began to play flute, saxophone, guitar and take private lessons until age 17. Over achieving in music led her to become an accomplished musician and world traveller by her early 20's. She played in latin, classical & rock bands abroad and then started teaching youth programs when she landed back in Winnipeg. Her skills with identifying and blending technique and the foundation for a students lifelong relationship with music is very uplifting for everyone in her class. Carlen teaches at our Winnipeg lesson centre and her rate is $24 per half hour.

Eric Nordquist - Guitar, Ukulele, Drums, Piano, Sax, Clarinet, Woodwinds music lessons in Winnipeg

Eric Nordquist (Guitar, Ukulele, Drums, Piano, Sax, Clarinet, Woodwinds)

Eric is an experienced teacher and multi-instrumentalist who began music training at age 5 and began winning competitions at age 6. He has been involved with many groups that have received radio play, and has performed in other countries and large venues throughout Canada. His experience also includes studio recording and composing. Eric's years of teaching have enabled him to adapt to each individual and assist students in the way best suited to them, whether it's leisurely learning favorite songs or more intense personal skill development. Eric teaches at our Winnipeg lesson centre and his rate is $24 per half hour.

Gage Salnikowski - Strings, Violin, Cello, Clarinet, Flute, Piano, Guitar, Woodwinds music lessons in Winnipeg

Gage Salnikowski (Strings, Violin, Cello, Clarinet, Flute, Piano, Guitar, Woodwinds)

Gage has 17 years advanced knowledge in performance and musical theory in a wide variety of genres . Completed First-year of University in International Baccelaureate programs and has studied 6 years Jazz piano and theory study under Bryan Harder, Will Bonness (currently teaching at University of Manitoba), and Michelle Grégoire. Gage has achieved an advanced degree of playing over 25 instruments including piano, guitar, violin, viola, cello, contrabass, electric bass, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, oboe, bassoon, trumpet, cornet, French horn, trombone, tuba, mandolin, banjo, oud, dulcimer, accordion, and percussion. Gage teaches at our Winnipeg lesson centre and his rate is $24 per half hour.

Jonathan Kirouac - Guitar, Woodwinds, Sax, Clarinet, Flute music lessons in Winnipeg

Jonathan Kirouac (Guitar, Woodwinds, Sax, Clarinet, Flute)

Jonathan has been teaching Alto/Tenor Saxophone and Flute for students of all ages for the past 5 years. He also teaches beginner Clarinet. Over the last 12 years he has been using his skills in the Winnipeg scene playing with as many groups as possible; such as Moses Mayes (early years), and the JD Edwards band. He also has experience with studio performance and session recording. Jonathan has played guitar in the Winnipeg music scene for over a decade. Involved in bands such as the Velvet Pill, and the Civil Disobedients, his style ranges from Rock/Blues/Metal and all the way to a little Jazz and Classical. He teaches guitar and beginner bass and can tailor the lessons for all skills and ages. He welcomes students of all ages, and believes music should be fun and shared with all! Jonathan teaches at our Winnipeg lesson centre and his rate is $25 per half hour.