Red Deer Piano Lessons & Music Schools

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Written by Trevor Baron

I’m a certified online piano and theory teacher accredited by the Royal Conservatory of Music; I specialize in providing personalized online lessons using platforms such as Skype and Zoom.

June 14, 2024

Bach To Basics Music - Live Online Piano & Theory Lessons in Red Deer

Hello I’m Trevor and welcome to the Canadian Tour of Music Schools! Before we begin, I’d like to welcome you to my studio Bach to Basics Music. I offer live online piano and theory lessons tailored to meet your individual needs. You can see what students are saying here.

With over 25 years of experience as a certified Royal Conservatory of Music teacher, I’m committed to helping adults and children ages 7+ achieve their musical goals.

Why choose my studio? Learn from home via Skype or Zoom, with flexible scheduling to suit your lifestyle. Enjoy personalized one-on-one instruction covering everything from classical and modern styles of piano to advanced theory and RCM exam preparation. Contact Me  to schedule a Free Trial Lesson and get started. Now on with the Tour!

About Red Deer

The 16th stop on our Canadian tour of music schools is in Red Deer. Welcome to Red Deer, Alberta. Here’s an overview of Red Deer’s music schools and the local music scene! 

City website:
Population: 103,588 (2017)

Piano Lessons in Red Deer

While my studio specializes in providing online piano and theory lessons, through Skype or Zoom, here are some music schools that might strike the right chord if you’re looking for in-person piano lessons in Red Deer, Alberta. These aren’t endorsements, just friendly suggestions to help guide your musical journey.

1. Treble Makers Music Academy:

  • Treble Makers Music Academy provides lessons in various instruments, including voice, piano, ukulele, guitar, bass, violin, cello, and saxophone. They provide both private and group classes.
  • Website: Treble Makers Music Academy

2. GB Music & Sound:

  • GB Music and Sound offers music lessons in piano, guitar, violin, saxophone, drums, and more. It’s a music store, recording studio and music school rolled into one. It offers a wide range of services, including instrument sales, pro audio installations, and live sound productions.
  • Website: GB Music & Sound

3. Long & McQuade Red Deer:

  • L&M’s Lesson Center offers private lessons on instruments including the guitar, piano, violin, drums, and voice. It also provides equipment rentals and has a well-stocked music store.
  • Website: Long & McQuade Red Deer​

4. Day’Day’sic:

  • A locally owned music store, it offers lessons on the piano, guitar, drums, ukulele, and other instruments, as well as instrument sales, and repair services. They focus on providing quality customer service and a wide range of musical products.
  • Website: Day’Day’sic

These schools provide a comprehensive range of music education opportunities in Red Deer, catering to different age groups and skill levels.

Feel the Rhythm of Red Deer, Alberta

Located halfway between Calgary and Edmonton, Red Deer, Alberta, is a vibrant city that pulses with a rich cultural scene and a dynamic music community. With its various live performances, engaging festivals, and intimate venues, Red Deer provides an exciting and immersive musical experience for visitors and residents alike.

Inviting Venues and Live Performances

Red Deer’s venues cater to a variety of musical tastes and preferences. The Red Deer Memorial Centre and the Welikoklad Event Centre are premier locations for concerts and theatre productions, featuring performances by both renowned and emerging artists. For more intimate musical experiences, venues like The Vat Pub and Bo’sBo’s and Stage regularly host live music events, offering cozy atmospheres to enjoy everything from acoustic sets to lively band performances.

Festivals that Celebrate Music

Red DeerDeer’s festival scene is a cornerstone of its cultural calendar. The annual Central Music Festival is a highlight, drawing music lovers to a weekend of performances that span genres from rock and blues to folk and country. Held in a picturesque outdoor setting, this festival creates a festive atmosphere for all ages.

Another must-attend event is the Red Deer Symphony Orchestra’s concert series, which showcases classical music and brings world-class performances to the city. Red Deer’s Canada Day celebrations feature a vibrant lineup of live music, adding to the festive spirit with local talent and energetic performances.

Supporting Local Talent

Red Deer takes pride in nurturing its local music scene, providing numerous opportunities for emerging artists to showcase their talents through their festival season. These events are fantastic ways to discover new talent and support the vibrant local scene.

Speaking of local talent, the piano trio River City Strings, featuring Ruth Ferster on violin, Miranda Harding on cello and Rebecca Barlow on piano, is on call for weddings and other events. Check them out if you need music for your special event,

Local talent comes in all varieties, including valuable services; today’s local business spotlight is on Weststrate Pianos in Red Deer, offering piano sales, rebuilding, and tuning services.

While researching, I came across this little or not-so-little performing arts school; while I’m unfamiliar with it, I thought it might be fun to check out. Dance Magic’s Music Program provides piano, voice, and drum lessons. They have a very impressive website that’s worth a look.

Music Education and Workshops

Red Deer offers a range of educational opportunities for those eager to learn music. Red Deer College School of Creative Arts offers music programs for all ages and skill levels. They provide lessons, workshops, and masterclasses. You can learn a new instrument, improve your singing, or explore music theory. Ample resources are available to help you achieve your musical goals.

While not related to piano, who doesn’t love a good Band Camp? Here is something that may be of interest to students who play band instruments. Visit the MusiCamp Alberta website for more information.

Search “Piano Lessons Red Deer” for more information on private music teachers, music schools, and ways to increase your music knowledge. Learning an instrument can be a fun and exciting hobby and possibly even a rewarding career.

Exploring Beyond the Music

While in Red Deer, drop the piano books and take the time to explore the city’s attractions. Enjoy a relaxing day at Bower Ponds, visit the Kerry Wood Nature Centre for a taste of local flora and fauna, or explore the rich history at the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery. The city’s parks and green spaces offer perfect outdoor activities and relaxing settings.


Red Deer, Alberta, is a vibrant destination that offers a rich and diverse musical experience for visitors and residents alike. With its inviting venues, festivals, and supportive community, Red Deer is a must-visit for any music lover if you time your visit right. Come and feel the rhythm of Red Deer – where music and culture create unforgettable moments.

Begin Your Musical Journey Now!

Online Piano & Theory Lessons

Elevate your piano skills from the comfort of your home with live online piano and theory lessons through Skpye or Zoom for aults and children ages seven and up. Ready to get started? Contact me for more information on enrolling or book your free trial lesson to get started. Why wait? Let’s begin your exciting music journey together.

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