QMA Instructor: Luc Guenette

Luc Guenette is a Winnipeg based bassist, educator, arranger/composer, and band leader. Luc has made a name for himself as a freelance bassist for recording, touring, and an easy reliable performer. He is formally trained, and has his Bachelors of Music with a Major in Jazz Performance in Upright Bass from the University of Manitoba. […]

QMA Instructor: Jeremy Doe

Jeremy Doe has been with Quest Music Academy since the fall of 2017. He teaches an array of musical genres and adapts his lessons to suit the needs and interests of his students.  He has been taking lessons for over 19 years and continues to strengthen his skills by taking weekly lessons himself. He believes […]

QMA Instructor: Peter Vandenhout

Peter Vandenhout is a graduate of the University of Manitoba and holds a Bachelor of Music and a Bachelor in Music Education Degree. He has earned his certificate from the Canadian Wind Conductors Development Program in 2005. He has been teaching grade 7-9 band, choir, dance, drama, and guitar in a local school division for […]

QMA Instructor: Amber Epp

The shortest distance between a Mennonite choir and an open-air jazz patio in Havana is Amber Epp. A childhood of singing at the dinner table and exploring the piano (with her fingers and her toes) has not surprisingly culminated in music filled with adventure, discovery, joy, and a Western Canadian Music Award for one of […]

QMA Instructor: Marc Brownlee

Marc has been playing music for over 40 years, and has been a professional music instructor for 30. He graduated from St. Francis Xavier University with a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies, and has played in bands of many different genres, including Jazz, Rock/Pop, Funk, Punk, and Metal. This diverse experience allows Marc to […]

QMA Instructor: Jay Buchanan

Jay is a multi-instrumentalist with a dual degree in Jazz Voice and Jazz Piano from the University of Manitoba. He plays in various bands across Winnipeg including the folk duo, ‘Two Hip’, prog-jazz superband ‘Sputnik’, R&B variety band, ‘Sir Luc & the Dukes’, and his own solo project ‘Jaywalk’. He also performs as a soloist […]

QMA Instructor: Gabrielle Lam

Gabrielle Lam began her Violin studies at the age of 3. As a disciplined and committed young musician, she had the privilege of joining the Winnipeg Youth Orchestras as well as the Manitoba Honour Bands. Aside from Violin, she is also skilled in Piano and Percussion. Gabrielle is a creative hard worker and a passionate […]

QMA Instructor: Laurel Fast

Laurel holds an ARCT in Vocal Performance and has been teaching private Voice, Piano and Theory for 23 years. She has also completed ORFF level 1. She is a past winner of the Tudor Bowl –Winnipeg Music Festival and is a recipient of the MRMTA scholarship for singing. Laurel has trained award winning students in […]

QMA Instructor: Grace Ma

Grace Ma has been playing violin for over 10 years, and is currently Concert master of the Winnipeg Symphony Youth Orchestra, an organization she has been apart of for 5 years. Grace loves discovering new classical music pieces, attending a WSO concert, and of course, teaching others the incredible artistry behind the violin! She is […]

QMA Instructor: Kevin Radomsky

Juno Award winner Kevin Radomsky has been teaching for over 20 years, both privately and as a clinician, working in schools throughout Winnipeg and Manitoba. Kevin has worked as an Adjudicator for the Manitoba Band Association and The Manitoba Honour Bands. As well as being a highly accredited teacher and clinician, Kevin is also a […]