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20 Meg Drive
London South, Ontario, N6E 2X9
Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (519) 286-0999
Store Phone: (519) 433-2434


Lesson Centre Email: londonsouthlessons@long-mcquade.com
Store Email: londonsouth@long-mcquade.com

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 - 6:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED


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Our Teachers:

Amanda Quick - Cello, Piano music lessons in London South

Amanda Quick (Cello, Piano)

Amanda Quick is an enthusiastic cellist and pianist hailing from Strathroy, Ontario. She has performed in numerous competitions, and has won the London Kiwanis Senior Cello Trophy, placed runner-up at the Provincial Competitions of Ontario (in both cello and piano), and received a scholarship toward her Bachelor of Musical Arts in Cello Performance degree at Western University. Amanda has been teaching privately for over seven years. She starts her students with the Suzuki Method, and gradually branches out to other genres as the student progresses. She is eager to bring her musical knowledge and experience to Long & McQuade! Her rate is $25.00/half-hour private lesson.

Andrew Somerville - Guitar, Bass, Banjo, Ukulele, Mandolin music lessons in London South

Andrew Somerville (Guitar, Bass, Banjo, Ukulele, Mandolin)

From jazz to jugband, mariachi to metal, Andrew Somerville has performed, studied and taught music in Canada, The U. S. and México. Mr. Somerville studied guitar and bass at Toronto's Humber College, Detroit's Wayne State University and privately in Detroit, Toronto and Mexico City. Andrew’s goal-oriented approach focuses on the student’s abilities and musical tastes. He is equally comfortable teaching beginners of all ages up to the most advanced students of theory and technique. "The way to motivate a student is to give them the means to create the music they love and to show them how to make practice both fun and rewarding." Andrew's rate is $24.00/half-hour private lesson.

Arianna Carlucci - Violin, Viola, Theory music lessons in London South

Arianna Carlucci (Violin, Viola, Theory)

Arianna Carlucci has been playing violin for as long as she can remember. Born and raised in London, Ontario, Arianna is a graduate of the Honours Music Education program at Western University where she participated in the University's Symphony orchestra and the Early Music performance program as well as pursued many solo performance opportunities. Recipient of the Jeanetta Marion Burrough's String Award as well as the Bruce and Helen Mills Instrument Awards in Music, Arianna has become well known for her passion toward music education and string pedagogy and hopes to share her love of music with every student she encounters. Her private lesson rate is $23.00 per half/hour.

Emilie Nikota - Violin, Viola, Theory music lessons in London South

Emilie Nikota (Violin, Viola, Theory)

Emilie Nikota has studied the violin for nearly 20 years in London Ontario, and in that time has studied and graduated from the Music programs of St. Mary’s Choir and Orchestra School, Catholic Central Highschool Orchestra Program, and Forest City Talent Education (Orchestra and private study). She primarily focuses on teaching using the Suzuki method, but is happy to support students in studying alternate musical genres as well. She believes that the most important thing is encouraging a love of music that her students can take with them for their entire lives. Her rate is $23/half-hour private lessons.

Imogen Wasse - Voice, Piano music lessons in London South

Imogen Wasse (Voice, Piano)

After studying Voice Performance at the University of Toronto, Imogen completed her bachelor degree at Western University (BMus, 2018) in collaboration with Fanshawe’s Music Industry Arts program where she was the recipient of the 2018 Female Vocalist of the Year Award. A proud London local, Imogen continues to perform in theatrical productions, as well as music events and festivals throughout London. In addition to her passion for performing, Imogen is a proud supporter of community arts organizations, having worked with London’s annual Sunfest Festival and London’s Girls’ Rock Camp. Imogen can’t wait to share her love of music with her students at Long & McQuade! Her rate is $24.00/half-hour private lesson.

Kelly Currie - Drums music lessons in London South

Kelly Currie (Drums)

Kelly holds a diploma in Music Industry Arts from Fanshawe College and has over 10 years experience working in the independent music communities of Toronto and London. Spending his college years teaching lessons and ‘wood-shedding’ in a variety of music projects, he is enthusiastic about sharing his extensive knowledge and passion for drums with anyone interested in picking up the sticks. Kelly is well-versed in many styles including Rock, Funk and Latin. He places an emphasis on groove, musicality and above all, having fun. His rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Kelsey Regier - Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute, Piano music lessons in London South

Kelsey Regier (Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute, Piano)

Kelsey Regier is currently pursuing her Bachelor's Degree of Music with Honours in Education at Western University. She has been playing clarinet for nine years, including studying under Marie Johnson and Jana Starling at UWO. Kelsey loves teaching flute, clarinet, saxophone and piano to enthusiastic students of all ages. She currently volunteers in schools, delivers woodwind workshops and staffs at music camps during the summer. Her philosophy has always been to engage her students to be well-rounded and confident performers through a variety of genres and repertoire. Kelsey is excited to share her love of music with all her students and help them to develop their unique musicianship! Her rate is $23.00/per half-hour private lesson.

Mark Hamon - Drums music lessons in London South

Mark Hamon (Drums)

Mark Hamon has dedicated his musical life to playing and teaching the drums for over 40 years. From dance bands, theater, TV shows, commercials, CBC studio recording, film music (NFB), hundreds of bands of all sizes and styles, and yes, even a successful clown band, Mark has been involved with playing drums in all styles and venues. Mark has also published numerous articles on the history of percussion instruments. In 1995, his book, New Directions Around the Drums, was published by Hal Leonard Publications and is still selling world-wide. Mark’s drum lessons are designed to maximize each student’s abilities and potential in rock, jazz, latin and rudimental styles. His rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Michael Pare - Guitar, Ukulele, Theory music lessons in London South

Michael Pare (Guitar, Ukulele, Theory)

Michael Pare is one of Canada’s young and aspiring classical guitarists, performing regularly in festivals and competitions throughout North America and Europe. Located in London, Ontario, Michael performs regularly at the London Club, Centennial Hall, Von Kuster Hall, and the McIntosh Art Gallery. In 2015 Michael was the winner of the highly regarded Rose Bowl Competition in London, Ontario. Michael performs concerts, weddings and private events as a soloist and with soprano, Charlotte Abbott. His repertoire ranges from renaissance art songs to contemporary solo and duo pieces. Michael also teaches a variety of styles to beginner and advanced students.

Nunu Zhang - Piano, Theory music lessons in London South

Nunu Zhang (Piano, Theory)

Nunu has completed a Master’s of Piano Performance from The University of Western Ontario, a Licentiate Diploma from McGill University, an A.R.C.T from the Royal Conservatory of Toronto, and is an active member of the Ontario Registered Music Teacher’s Association (ORMTA). She is praised for creating fun lesson plans specific to each student especially for adults, and in the younger ages during the fundamental period of their learning. She is accepting of all personalities and finds joy in finding what works for each student. Parents see results and are proud of the work done while studying piano with her. Nunu strongly believes that music improves all aspects of your life as it has made her the person she is today and she couldn’t live without piano in her life. Her rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Robert Dougal - Drums music lessons in London South

Robert Dougal (Drums)

For thirty-five years Robert James Dougal has been a passionate student, player and performer of the drums. His love for music and interest in a wide range of genres continually inspires Robert to develop his own chops as a drummer, while pushing him to explore his own creative appetite as a musician. Whether performing in concert jazz bands, recording in his home studio or accompanying professionally signed artists, Robert approaches the drums with a joyful and positive attitude. He carries this ethos over to his teaching practice, ensuring that his students are reaching their goals, no matter the level of difficulty while stressing the importance of having fun at the same time. His rate is $23.00/per half-hour private lesson.

Ryan Hollenbeck - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele music lessons in London South

Ryan Hollenbeck (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele)

Ryan Hollenbeck is an accomplished guitarist and musician of over 15 years. He holds a Diploma in Music Industry Arts and a Graduate Certificate in Audio-Post Production from Fanshawe College. Ryan’s understanding and knowledge of the music industry as a whole allows him to help his students in more avenues than just learning the guitar. He is a resource for students who wish to engage in the live performance and recording realms. Ryan has many years of experience as a guitar teacher and prides himself in not only teaching his students the guitar, but helping to inspire a life-long passion for music. His rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.

Samantha Lanooy - Trumpet, Trombone, Piano music lessons in London South

Samantha Lanooy (Trumpet, Trombone, Piano)

Samantha Lanooy is currently studying the trumpet at Western University. She loves to explore different styles on both piano and trumpet including Pop, Funk, Classical and Jazz. For the past two years she has been a member of the Western University Jazz Ensemble and has assisted as a co-conductor of the TVDSB Honour Jazz band. Earlier this year, she received the Bruce and Helen Mills Scholarship and the James A. Ford Memorial Award for her passion for teaching. Samantha looks forward to sharing her love of music with each of her students. Her rate is $23.00/half-hour private lesson.