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2423 King George Boulevard
White Rock, British Columbia, V4P 1H8
Lesson Centre: Phone or Text (604) 591-8355
Store Phone: (604) 591-8525
Fax: (604) 591-8524

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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 - 8:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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Bruce Webster - guitar, banjo, ukulele, harmonica, piano music lessons in White Rock

Bruce Webster (guitar, banjo, ukulele, harmonica, piano)

Bruce has 10 years of classical piano training from the Toronto Conservatory. He has been teaching guitar, banjo, ukulele, harmonica and piano for over 30 years. He specializes in guitar finger-style, country, blues and ragtime, 5 string bluegrass banjo. He offers students positive instruction and encouragement to be the best musicians they can be. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Dan Van Wyk - Violin, music lessons in White Rock

Dan Van Wyk (Violin,)

Dan has over 30 years of experience teaching violin and 16 years experience performing in orchestras in South Africa and Europe. He has a Bachelor's of Music degree with honours from his native South Africa. While his preference is classical music, Dan enjoys teaching various styles as well as music theory and history. He welcomes students of all ages and abilities. His rate is $25 per lesson.

Erland Wenn - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, music lessons in White Rock

Erland Wenn (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele,)

Erland is an experienced and dedicated musician with a diploma in music from VCC. Erland has been teaching guitar and bass for over 25 years. He has an enthusiastic personality and enjoys teaching many different styles of music. Erland can also teach ukulele. As well, he runs our rock band program, showing young musicians how to play as a group. He welcomes students of any age and ability. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Harold Donnelly - Guitar, music lessons in White Rock

Harold Donnelly (Guitar,)

Harold has a Bachelor of Music Degree from Capilano University, a Diploma in jazz from Vancouver Community College, and a Bachelor of Education Degree. He has been an active member of the musical scene for a number of years and a music educator for the past 5 years. Harold is currently working with his band 'Portage and Main', Emma Postl, and various solo projects. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Ian Moncur - Guitar, Ukulele, Bass, music lessons in White Rock

Ian Moncur (Guitar, Ukulele, Bass,)

Ian Moncur is a well respected guitarist in Vancouver and the founding member of the band 'One and a Half'. Ian has been teaching and successfully gigging with the band in the lower mainland for over 20 years. Specializing in classic and modern rock; Ian strives to give each of his students the most inspiring and fun learning experience possible. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Jennifer Abbott - Piano, Clarinet, Ukulele, Pre-School Piano, music lessons in White Rock

Jennifer Abbott (Piano, Clarinet, Ukulele, Pre-School Piano,)

Jennifer Abbott has been an avid member of the music scene for over 35 years, teaching and specializing in piano and keyboard knowledge. She has extensive experience instructing students of all ages and styles of piano, keyboard and ukulele. Jenn has been involved with many workshops, accompanied professional choirs and taught group lessons. Jenn offers and enjoyable and practical approach to learning and welcomes students of all ages and abilities. As well Jenn runs our pre-school music program. Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Karmen Kingsley - Voice, Piano, music lessons in White Rock

Karmen Kingsley (Voice, Piano,)

Karmen Kingsley was regularly engaged in major international productions, concerts, festivals and competitions since the age of 11 until 2012, when she returned home to the West Coast to retire from the stage. She is also a proficient pianist and was featured in a Monster Concert Extravaganza at Toronto’s Massey Hall in 2009. For over 20 years, Karmen has been an active instructor in voice, keyboard, theory, drama and speech arts to students of a wide age range - 5 through adult - in both private and group settings. She successfully prepares her students for competitions, recitals, festivals and examinations; many of them earning high marks, awards and praise. Her rate is $26 per half hour lesson.

Lance Chalmers - Drums, music lessons in White Rock

Lance Chalmers (Drums,)

Lance has been a professional drummer for over 30 years, playing with touring bands such as Trooper. He enjoys sharing his musical experience and technical expertise with all his students. Lance offers a fun and relaxing professional method of learning for his students. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Makaela Cox - Trumpet, Trombone, music lessons in White Rock

Makaela Cox (Trumpet, Trombone,)

Makaela is a classically trained trombonist and public school music teacher. She received a Diploma in Music from Kwantlen Polytechnic University, as well as a Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Education from UBC. She loves working with brass players of all levels and abilities. Her rate is $26 per half hour.

Matthew Atkins - Drums music lessons in White Rock

Matthew Atkins (Drums)

Matthew has been drumming professionally for over 30 years and has toured all over the world. He currently works with artist Chad Brownlee, and has previously toured with Brett Kissel, Gord Bamford, Doc Walker, and George Canyon to name a few. Matthew is an Honours graduate from the Musicians Institute in Hollywood, and is known for being a versatile player. He has received Drummer of the Year awards from both the BCCMA, and the CCMA. Matthew’s teaching experience ranges from beginners looking for a fun introduction to music, to professional drummers, having worked with some of Canada’s top recording artists. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Mike Pugh - Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Mandolin, Banjo music lessons in White Rock

Mike Pugh (Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Mandolin, Banjo)

Mike is adept to all styles of guitar including rock, jazz, metal, punk, blues, country, folk and more. He also teaches introductory bass, ukulele, mandolin and banjo. Mike has been an active player in a variety of local bands for many years. Mike enjoys teaching all abilities from chords and riffs to blistering lead solos he can do it all. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Mike Schmidt - Drums, Piano music lessons in White Rock

Mike Schmidt (Drums, Piano)

Mike has been teaching for over 25 years and has been a professional drummer since the age of 14. He has a Grade 10 Diploma in piano from the Royal Conservatory of Music and has trained to teach advanced jazz as well. On drums he has worked with several bands such as Trooper and Harlequin, participated in various international music festivals, and excels in teaching rock, jazz, latin and funk. Mike welcomes students of all skill levels and caters to ages 7 and up. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Peyman Gol Azar - Violin, Piano, music lessons in White Rock

Peyman Gol Azar (Violin, Piano,)

Peyman has over 20 years of experience in teaching violin and piano. He has a diploma in instrumental music from Vancouver Community College and orchestral performance experience. He believes that everyone can learn to play an instrument and enjoy music, with the appropriate guidance and inspiration. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Richard Gurney - Violin, Viola, music lessons in White Rock

Richard Gurney (Violin, Viola,)

Richard has been teaching violin and viola for over 20 years. He has a diploma in performance and pedagogy from the Victoria Conservatory of Music, and a Bachelors of Arts from the University of Victorian and has performed in numerous orchestras in Canada, the UK and France. He welcomes students of all levels and abilities. His rate is $26 per half hour.

Robi Varga - Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, music lessons in White Rock

Robi Varga (Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone,)

Robi is has played saxophone, clarinet, and flute in different settings as well as sung across Canada with many choirs. He holds a Bachelors Degree of Music from Kings University in Alberta and has over 15 years teaching experience. He is patient in guiding students though their own unique learning process. Robi specializes in jazz and improvisation as well as preparing students of all levels for high school band. His rate is $25 per half hour.

Troy Barnes - Saxophone, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, music lessons in White Rock

Troy Barnes (Saxophone, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone,)

Troy specializes on saxophone and clarinet, and teaches other woodwinds and beginner brass as well. He enjoys teaching students of all ages and musical styles, particularly classical, concert band, jazz, and improvisation.Troy has been teaching since 1998 and is patient and easygoing though he likes to challenge his students while keeping the lessons fun. His rate is $24 per half hour lesson.