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30 Arrow Road
Guelph, Ontario, N1K 1S6
Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (519) 763-6709
Store Phone: (519) 763-5300
Fax: (519) 763-8219

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Lesson Centre Hours
Monday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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Monique Sutherland - coordinator of the music lessons in Guelph

Monique Sutherland

With a music degree in Voice Performance from Wilfrid Laurier and 20 years experience managing people and special events, Monique is well-equipped to be running the Lesson Centre at Long & McQuade. She has a strong belief in music education for all ages and is currently studying piano with the hopes of being able to play Debussy's Claire de Lune.

Our Teachers:

Alex Harrison - On-line Lessons Available for Guitar, Bass Guitar, Ukulele music lessons in Guelph

Alex Harrison (On-line Lessons Available for Guitar, Bass Guitar, Ukulele)

Alex Harrison (session player, performer, composer and teacher) has been playing music for over 25 years. He holds a degree in Jazz guitar (Humber College) and is fully equipped to play and teach all genres of music. Alex is a busy player in a variety of tribute and top 40 acts: British Invasion (60's British music) His rate per half-hour private lesson is $23.00.

Andy Klaehn - On-line Lessons Available for Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet music lessons in Guelph

Andy Klaehn (On-line Lessons Available for Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet)

Andy is a dynamic professional musician, bandleader and master teacher. He is a highly sought-after alto, soprano, and tenor sax player, as well as a flute and clarinet player performing in a wide array of collaborations from duos to sextets. Andy studied classical clarinet under Victor Sawa, a renowned world-class performer of the K-W Symphony. Andy's interest in jazz and contemporary music led him to study at Humber College under Eddie Sossin and Pat Labarbera. Andy is an active member of the Faculty of Music at the University of Guelph. His rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Dr. Jeffrey Wilkinson - On-line Lessons Available for Viola, Violin, Piano, Theory, Composition music lessons in Guelph

Dr. Jeffrey Wilkinson (On-line Lessons Available for Viola, Violin, Piano, Theory, Composition)

Jeffrey (Dr. J) has been teaching music for over 35 years. He is a recently retired music teacher, spending most of his career with the Peel District School Board. He has been a performing musician, music educator, music theatre director and composer for most of his adult life. His passion for developing young musicians is as evident today as it was on his first day of teaching. He has a BFA in Viola Performance, and holds a Master of Education from York University and a Doctor of Philosophy (Education) OISE/UT. Jeffrey's rate is $23.00/half hour private lesson.

Edward Szocinski - Guitar, Ukulele music lessons in Guelph

Edward Szocinski (Guitar, Ukulele)

Edward offers experienced, quality instruction and is well regarded as a performing and recorded classical guitarist. He is recognised by the Royal Conservatory of Music for his ability to teach formal curriculum and programs, able to educate students enrolled in music programs at university. Edward teaches six days a week supporting the progression of students of all ages and across all genres. His private lesson rate is $23.00/half-hour.

Grace Peters - On-line Lessons Available for Piano, Theory, History music lessons in Guelph

Grace Peters (On-line Lessons Available for Piano, Theory, History)

With an M.A. in Musicology & Ethnomusicology from York, a B.Mus. in History & Theory from McMaster and a Teacher's ARCT from the Royal Conservatory of Music Grace teaches all levels of piano & theory and performs as a soloist and within ensembles. She accompanies singers, instrumentalists, ballet classes and the Guelph Community Singers. She is the Music Director of the Woman to Woman choir in Cambridge and several church choirs. She has performed in 50+ musical stage productions and plays bi-monthly at Manhattan's piano bar. Grace's private lesson rate is $23.00/half-hour.

Iain Leslie - Guitar music lessons in Guelph

Iain Leslie (Guitar)

Iain is an experienced teacher and performer with a certificate in Jazz Performance from Humber College. He has studied with some of Canada's leading guitarists including Ted Quinlan, Rob Bulger and Geoff Young. Iain has toured seven countries over two continents with his award winning band Doghouse Rose. His rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Janna Pardy - Voice, Piano music lessons in Guelph

Janna Pardy (Voice, Piano)

Janna is an experienced piano and voice teacher who holds degrees from Mount Allison University, The Vancouver Academy of Music, and Western Washington University. Her students have been accepted into music programs at the University of Toronto and Sheridan College and have gained top marks on RCM exams. Janna has performance experience on the concert and operatic stages across North America, and is a member of a band whose first album was shortlisted for a Juno. Her rate is $24.00/half-hour private lesson.

Jason Raso - On-line Lessons Available for Bass, Guitar music lessons in Guelph

Jason Raso (On-line Lessons Available for Bass, Guitar)

Jason is an award-winning and critically acclaimed artist who teaches guitar and bass from beginner to advanced levels. He's very well known for his funk heart, jazz head, and inspired improvisation style. His experience, finely honed technique, and enthusiasm, as well as his musical knowledge and background as a record producer and composer, round out his teaching capabilities. His private lesson rate is $23.00/half-hour.

Jeremy Pink - On-line Lessons Available for Guitar, Bass music lessons in Guelph

Jeremy Pink (On-line Lessons Available for Guitar, Bass)

Jeremy is a teacher of guitar and beginner bass who teaches at our lesson centre six days a week. As an encore to his long teaching days, Jeremy plays in a number of local bands in the rock, pop and blues genres. He has a penchant for creatimg original material for metal bands and his instrumental rock and roll project. Jeremy charges $23 per half-hour lesson.

Leah Hagerman - Saxophone, Clarinet, Piano music lessons in Guelph

Leah Hagerman (Saxophone, Clarinet, Piano)

Leah is an accomplished musician who specializes in piano, saxophone, and clarinet. She has competed at local and provincial music festivals, accompanied soloists and choirs, and played saxophone in the Mount Allison University Jazz Ensemble for four years. She has extensive experience playing and doubling in pit orchestras and currently plays clarinet in Wellington Winds Symphony in Waterloo. Leah's private lesson rate is $23.00/half-hour.

Louisa Krátka - On-line Lessons Available for Violin music lessons in Guelph

Louisa Krátka (On-line Lessons Available for Violin)

Louisa is a popular and classical violinist and multidisciplinary artist whose education and artistic development have taken formal and experiential routes. She studied classical violin, beginning with the Suzuki Method, and completed RCM Grade 9. She has collaborated with poets, dancers and musicians in various events, and has played in Indie bands. Louisa's rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Nathanael Houston - On-line Lessons Available for Voice, Piano music lessons in Guelph

Nathanael Houston (On-line Lessons Available for Voice, Piano)

After four years in Voice Performance at Laurier, earning his Grade 10 RCM in Voice & Recorder and working towards his Grade 9 in Piano, Nathanael is ready to take on the world. His rich bass-baritone has been heard for many years as a soloist in various choirs, musicals & orchestral performances. He enjoys teaching students of all ages and hopes to inspire everyone to be as enthusiastic as he is about music.

Olivia Borkosky - On-line Lessons Available for Ukulele music lessons in Guelph

Olivia Borkosky (On-line Lessons Available for Ukulele)

Olivia has been performing with and playing the ukulele for the better part of 8 years, and can be seen fronting her award winning up and coming indie band, Olivia and the Creepy Crawlies. Music has always been a part of her life, from taking RCM vocal lessons for 10 years, to writing her own material, to graduating from Fanshawe's Music Industry Arts program, and most recently, assisting in running a 2-year long ukulele program at Victory Public School. Her enthusiasm, passion for teaching and inspiring students of all levels is contagious. Olivia's rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Patricia Foster - Piano music lessons in Guelph

Patricia Foster (Piano)

Patricia holds various degrees from Guelph, Western, Toronto and York Universities and obtained her Grade 10 Piano with the Royal Conservatory of Music in 2002. A retired high school teacher, Pat has a great rapport with the younger set and has enjoyed teaching piano to students of all ages for the past five years. Her private lesson rate is $23.00/half hour.

Paul Ormandy - Drums, Percussion music lessons in Guelph

Paul Ormandy (Drums, Percussion)

For 31 years Paul has welcomed students to drumming. Along with drum kit, his hand percussion expertise (congas, bongos, cajon) includes Latin, Flamenco and other global rhythms along with timbales and steel pan; orchestral expertise encompasses snare drum, all mallet instruments and tympani. Paul's diverse performance experience lists Pop, Country, Latin and Global Music ensembles, numerous professional orchestras, Broadway Shows (Come From Away, Beautiful, Lord of the Rings, The Producers, Lion King, Miss Saigon, Les Miserables), and appearances in over 170 commercial recordings. Paul is currently a PhD Candidate in Ethnomusicololgy at York University. Paul's rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Rob Gellner - On-line Lessons Available for Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn music lessons in Guelph

Rob Gellner (On-line Lessons Available for Trumpet, Trombone, French Horn)

With a composition degree from Wilfrid Laurier, Rob has been playing trumpet for over 30 years and teaching for a decade, focusing on technique for the best possible sound while creating a fun yet challenging environment. He also teaches theory, composition and musical arrangement. He is known for playing in big bands as well as in solo performances. He has played in many musical productions, symphonies, and classical groups, touring and recording with many artists in the area. Rob's private lesson rate is $23.00/half-hour.

Stephen Zuccala - On-line Lessons Available for Drums, Percussion music lessons in Guelph

Stephen Zuccala (On-line Lessons Available for Drums, Percussion)

Steve has been drumming for most of his life and has 20 years’ experience teaching drum lessons. After receiving an honours diploma in Jazz Studies from Humber College in 2005, Steve continued on to a Bachelor of Arts in Music. Having studied under Canadian greats such as Paul DeLong, Rick Lazar, and Chris Sutherland, Steve maintains a passion for music pedagogy. Steve has traveled the world playing jazz, orchestral, and pop music, and continues to perform in a range of musical genres locally. His rate per half-hour private lesson is $23.00.