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Posted April 20/18
  • Drum Tuning Services By a Professional Drummer. If you would like to have your drums tuned by a full time professional drummer or would like more info on this service, feel free to get in touch. Service usually takes 1 to 2 hours. I travel to your location and tune them there. Reasonable rates and different levels of service available as well (i.e. basic tuning service or tuning the drum set to a specific key center and choosing specific notes/intervals for each drum). Drum Transportation/Set Up/Pack Up and return services also available. For more info on my experience and education please check out mcneilprodrummingottawa.ca and feel free to get in touch at
    michaelmcneil@sympatico.ca
Posted April 16/18
  • Ukulele Social Hour Laugh! Sing! Play! - A step by step method especially developed for adult ukuleleists. The classroom setting is relaxed with an encouraging, creative and confidence building atmosphere. The ultra beginner course is for those with zero experience but a willingness to learn and have fun doing it! Yes this is for you!
    Beatles & Beyond! Learn to strum through classic Beatles plus other your favourites from that era.
    Ultra Beginner Ukulele Wednesday Evening Session
    Dates: 8 weeks on Wednesdays starting April 25th ending June13th, 2018 Time: 6:00 - 7:00 PM Registration Fee: $180 includes music (payable in full no refunds) Age: Adult Call 613-729-0693 to register or email with any questions.
    info@alcornmusicstudios.com
Posted April 15/18
  • Vocal Coaching Lessons in the comfort of your own home! I am a professional lead singer-performer with 30 years experience. I am also a professional vocal coach with over 10 years of experience. I provide vocal coaching lessons to pre-teens, teenagers and adults of all levels in the Gatineau and Ottawa region. I teach in your home. Special deal for Spring: Lessons are $45.00 for an hour on a weekly basis. Please don't hesitate to contact me for more details!
    marion.denyse@videotron.ca

  • EXPERIENCED GUITAR TEACHER ACCEPTING STUDENTS Music Video: youtube.com Fifteen years teaching experience, Bachelors in Music with Honours.
    Full time musician, guitarist in HILOTRONS and in The Chocolate Hot Pockets.
    Fluent in jazz, rock, funk, country, reggae, latin, folk, and world music guitar styles. Acoustic or electric
    Students of all ages welcome
    Happy to cover beginner, intermediate, and advanced material. Lessons teaching campfire songs, first chords, ranging all the way to concepts like improvising, theory, sight reading, composition, etc.
    Can prep for college/university auditions, and can teach RCM classical guitar syllabus.
    30$ a half hour or 40$ an hour. Weekly or biweekly. Free trial lesson.
    Flexible hours, available weekdays or weekends. Studio For sound samples and more, visit alexmoxon.com
    aj_moxon@hotmail.com
Posted April 12/18
Posted April 9/18
  • Female singer looking for an acoustic guitarist or piano player to start duo (open to trio or full band). Interested in jazz and R&B with a little rock, pop, folk mixed in for good measure. Looking for something low pressure, ie rehearse once a week or every 2 weeks and eventually perform a couple times a month. Please email if interested.
    darlinglynds@gmail.com
Posted April 2/18
  • I am a drummer new to the Kanata area. Im looking for some band members interested in getting together to work on original material and also some selected covers. I would like to explore different styles of music. It would also be nice to perform once and awhile. Im looking for Female, piano player with vocals. Male, rhythm/lead guitar with vocals. Male or Female bass player with vocals. Id prefer people over 30 and most importantly its all about having fun !! If your interested you can reach me at
    jc318160@gmail.com
Posted March 22/18
  • Singer Songwriter playing keyboards & 2nd guitar into eclectic rock to roots / team player / afm & socan member / live gigs & recording.Your response will get mine.
    fab41961@hotmail.com

  • Looking for a guitar player for an acoustic duo strong vocals an asset but not necessary
    Looking for musicians to join in on our open jam every Friday night all skill levels welcome
    ragjohnsn@hotmail.com
Posted March 21/18
  • Seeking versatile musicians for brand new project. I sing and can also play rhythm guitar. You can learn more about me by visiting donlittlemusic.com. For more details, please provide links to your playing and/or some info about yourself
    dlittle0537@rogers.com
Posted March 18/18
  • Experienced Bassist wanting to get into an established band. with a good set list of classic rock, and enjoy playing live and getting paid. Also will play for the fun of it. fundraisers and private parties, without getting paid is fine. I'm a committed older seasoned individual.
    kennyjames489@yahoo.com
Posted March 16/18
  • Lead guitarist with many years of experience looking to jam with others in the Stittsville area. Have pro gear and transportation and practice space if needed. Music in the vain of rock, hard rock, blues rock. If interested, please contact Kevin. Just putting some feelers out there. 613-501-9663
    orionsmist@gmail.com

  • Hi ! I' m Rénald Daigneault in Gatineau. I' m 67 years old and sing for 17 years oldies Best hits from 50's, 60's and 70's. I'have made tours in Gatineau and Ottawa seniors résidence for the last 7 years. I'have my own sound equipment and sing over mp3 music files. I want to live a new experience with a Big Band and doing shows. I have recorded many CD's only for my pleasure. If you want I can send you songs that I've recorded to evaluate me.thankyou.My Phone number is 819-664-7520
    renalddaigneault@gmail.com
Posted March 12/18
  • The City of Ottawa is offering Guitar Lessons (18+) John G Mlacak Centre (12 week session)
    Level 1 Tuesday March 20 – Tuesday June 5 $205.75 / $185.25(65+) Barcode: 1158726
    Level 2 Wednesday March 21 – Wednesday June 6 $205.75 / $185.25(65+) Barcode: 1158757
    Level 3 Thursday March 22 – Thursday June 7 $205.75 / $185.25(65+) Barcode: 1158777 For additional information please contact
    Jennifer.Roberts@ottawa.ca

  • Looking for drums, bass, rythmn guitar and/or keyboards. Prefer if you can also sing, at least back up. Have a rehearsal space in Canotek Park.Fully equipped. Playing classic rock, blues and some originals
    This is my bandmix webpage to give you an idea of what I do. I currently do lead vocals and lead guitar with this band. I would like to have someone else who can also sing a lot of the lead vocals to offer variety and more depth. bandmix.ca/guy-berthiaume
    Guy1@bell.net
Posted March 7/18
  • Bass player looking for original project. NO COVER BANDS PLEASE My style is funky/heavy and I am looking for an original project that doesn't fit in with the rest of the music scene around here. I have a couple amps, a couple basses, lots of pedals and a lot of exp. If you are interested write me at or find me on FB
    mrjohnboy613@gmail.com

  • Singer songwriter with stage and studio experience, looking for players(with vocals) to fill out an Indie Folk duo or trio. Instrumentation could include any of the following - Fiddle, mando, banjo, bass, percussion, guitar. Influences include - Shovels & Rope, AA Bondy, The Lumineers, Dawes, The Avett Brothers, Shakey Graves.
    davemorrow80@gmail.com
Posted March 6/18
  • Dance-rock + new wave punk influenced sound for a new band.
    Mid-30's drummer looking for interest in starting a band that is guitar oriented with cool licks, disco stomping drumming and warm basslines to provide for an exciting dance-rock with attitude style of sound. Think Franz Ferdinand, The Bravery, The Rapture, Radio 4, The Wombats, Two Door Cinema Club, Funeral Party. I also write tunes. Originals and covers. Mainly for fun to begin. I can commit to a weekly practice, not more, being a parent!
    Hit me up if interested and to learn about my influences
    nicolas.deziel@canada.ca
Posted February 26/18
  • Older experienced Bassist with no vocals looking to get started in a band. Country or classic rock. call / text 343-999-1309 Ottawa South or .
    tklucas@hotmail.com

  • Looking to start something influenced by the late 70s/early 80s post-punk sound of Joy Division/Early New Order.
    Not going to get into a massive list of similar bands, if this is the kind of thing you would be interested in email me.
    Guitar player with experience in local bands going back nearly 20 years, looking to do covers+originals.
    Professional gear please
    CMacdonald@novanetworks.com

  • Acoustic Lead Player Looking to Support Established Acoustic player/groupHi! I'm an acoustic lead guitar player looking to see if there's an established acoustic artist/group that might be looking to add a supporting lead player. I can sing backup also.
    troylyoncanada@gmail.com
Posted February 20/18
  • Old school '80's heavy metal drummer looking for new or existing band in Ottawa for weekly rehearsals and a local show every few months. Iron Maiden, Metallica, Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, Motorhead, AC/DC... hundreds of shows, experienced, committed, reliable, looking for same. demo samples: youtube.com - youtube.com - youtube.com - youtube.com Contact Bill at
    oldschoolmetal@rogers.com
Posted February 14/18
  • Seeking versatile musicians for new band. I sing and can play some rhythm guitar. You can learn more about me by visiting donlittlemusic.com. For more details, please send links to your playing and/or some info about yourself and your objectives. E-mail:
    dlittle0537@rogers.com
Posted February 13/18
  • Attention Finale users I'm offering drum lessons to the right person in exchange for finale lessons . I'm looking for someone who knows how to work finale . Email me at
    keepthebeat@hotmail.com
Posted February 8/18
  • I am starting a real traditional 8-piece country band firmly locked into the years and style of the late-1960s to early-1980s. Playing this music as closely as possible to how George, Buck, Willie, Gene, Patsy and Ray originally recorded it .... and the very few who honour that music these days ... Vince Gill, Mo Pitney, Lee Anne Womack, David Ball, Rhonda Vincent, Radney Foster, etc. .... with nary a hint of the awful so-called modern country junk heard on radio around here. 2 singers ( male + female, one playing acoustic rhythm ) pedal steel, lead guitar (that's me), keyboards, fiddle, bass and drums. People who love and know this music and can really play. They have to be convinced - and sound convincing - that they really enjoy this. Looking for keyboards and bass. The focus is on recreating this as closely as possible first - then come the gigs. This is a studio band. Frank Koller
    frank@frankkoller.com
Posted February 6/18
  • NEW MUSIC PROJECT!!! Looking for very experienced rhythm guitarist for duo show or possible band. Mostly original- Material is written, rest can be collaborated. Blues and rock’n roll. This is a music project to prepare 2hrs of music then hit the road, have some fun and make $$$$$ doing it. Serious replies, need a great attitude, leave egos at the door, bring your professional creativity and lets create a fantastic SHOW!!!! Rehearsal, twice a week..
    sbmj185@gmail.com
Posted February 3/18
  • Professional Bass Player with pro gear, reliable transportation and open availability looking for a working band. Looking to work as much as possible. for more info. Please contact me at:
    kaleidoscopenitemare@yahoo.ca
Posted January 29/18
  • Lead guitarist/rhythm Looking to start a band. I'm 32 year old been playing for a long time interested in Metal. Looking for a lead or rhythm guitarist, bassist, drummer and vocalist. If you would like to start working on originals hit me up. Im free to jam Saturday and Sunday. 613-277-9096 or intagram joseph_alvarado7
    j.alvarado_7@outlook.com

  • Looking for experienced rhythm acoustic guitarist. I have a site on Youtube and Soundcloud.com called Chris Levey On Solid Ground (The Demos). I am playing acoustic rhythm and lead guitar and singing. As well, I threw in some percussion. My name is Chris and I can be reached at 613-722-1714 or
    chrislevey1@gmail.com
Posted January 25/18
  • Experienced guitar player (fingerstyle, mostly jazz - not loud, fast, young) looking for guitar and/or bass (we are all capable improvisers) to run some tunes (standards, blues, country, r&b, etc) to hear what happens. Ottawa centre/west.
    nomoredrivel@gmail.com

  • Versatile, mature, and highly-experienced BASS PLAYER available for gigs, recording, or other creative projects (e.g. musical theatre). Upright/acoustic with a warm, punchy sound. Electric 4-string & 6-string with plenty of funk on tap. Member of the AFM. I enjoy most genres of music. Can also sing & play hand percussion decently. 50% of playing music is listening - essential for any bass player! Pls contact me at or cell 819-210-6061
    peter_macgibbon@magma.ca
Posted January 20/18
  • Are you in an Ottawa band made up of players 30+ that needs a drummer? I'm looking for serious players interested in weekly rehearsals and regular gigs. Classic/ Alternative. I always liked rehearsing at Soundcheck but any regular space is good for me. I live in West Ottawa.
    Glenn@glennjohnson.ca
Posted January 18/18
  • LOOKING FOR (ITALIAN) ACCORDION PLAYER - Experienced drummer/percussionist in my 50's, Italian background, looking for experienced Italian accordion player who has the knowledge, skills and abilities to play good old traditional Italian music....think ce la luna mezzo mare, tarantella etc. Looking to form a fun, no stress, Duo with intent to play the odd small event, perhaps somewhere on Preston St during Italian week etc... Thank you. Please email me at:
    cmaragno63@hotmail.com
Posted January 16/18
  • Dedicated drummer looking to join hard rock cover band (on the heavier/melodic side) for weekly rehearsals in Ottawa. Decades of live and studio experience. Hundreds of shows. Team player. Come prepared. Play for the song. Reliable. Contact Will @
    venue.rocker@gmail.com

  • Bass player looking to join band. I am a mature bass player looking to join an existing band with gigs. Genres include Classic Rock, Rock, Old Country, Country, pretty well anything. Professional equipment and attitude both on and off stage. I have professional gear and dependable transport. Well over 300 stage gigs performed. Not interested in paying for rehearsal space with no paying gigs to recoup my investment. Fast study. limited vocals. Thank you for looking!
    ricksmobilewelding@gmail.com
Posted January 15/18
  • Guitarist looking to start a new project of writing original music similar to Slowdive, Cocteau Twins, BRMC, Joy Division etc. Melodic, ambient, dreamlike, pulsing, soft but heavy. Looking for vocals, bass, drums (and or drum machine), keyboards/ synth. Contact:
    lookingdownatshoes@gmail.com
Posted January 10/18
  • Good day, I am a non-professional musician. I play guitar & keyboard (intermediate) and violin (ABRSM grade 6). I also sing (amateur baritone) and worked as a part-time mixing engineer previously. I am interested in meeting with other musicians to jam, maybe an amateur orchestra. I can teach violin for beginners and intermediates. Cheers Kerem
    keremeker@gmail.com
Posted January 6/18
  • Looking for musicians to perform music from the following albums with me: blakehargreaves.bandcamp.com -- blakehargreaves.bandcamp.com ...and some other, somewhat heavier/faster music from past projects when I was younger and wrote wilder.
    I have a rehearsal space with drums and instruments available 24/7 Please be willing to rehearse drug and alcohol free. Please contact me via my bandcamp page if you would be excited to learn and perform this music. Thanks and stay warm B
    blakehargreaves@gmail.com
Posted January 4/18
  • Experienced lead/rhythm guitarist looking to form a NEW and FRESH band for some uber classic rock vibe (check out Greta Van Fleet). Are you sick of playing New Orleans Is Sinking? Sick of playing Blow at High Dough? I sure am. I've written some tunes and itching to write a lot more. Really tired of playing the same old same old and looking for like minded musicians who want to do something new and exciting. I have a jam space if required in my basement with mixer (Allen & Heath 24 track), full PA system (JBL EONS), mics, mic stands, electronic drums (Roland TD15KV) and I even have a Carvin bass amp kicking around. I live off of Richmond Rd near Bayshore. Looking forward to hearing from you. Email for more info. Cheers!
    djkctech@gmail.com
Posted January 1/18
  • Are you looking to collaborate with musicians other than the standard guitar, drums, bass, keyboard, and vocal? If you're still reading this then we're on the same page ... I'm a clarinettist who's interested in playing with other like-minded musicians in what I can I only describe as alternative/indie/folk/non-classical music, and who's goal is to add the clarinet to an established group/or put together a group with the intent of performing/gigging. To further entice... The clarinet is a unique instrument and can add beautiful colour, sound, and texture to groups. Clarinets have a 4-octave range as well as a huge dynamic range (ppp to fff). Clarinets also sound awesome with strings (of all sorts), brass and french horn, other wind instruments, and can fill in lead/soprano lines or add depth for harmonies and accompaniment. They're actually quite versatile. I reside in Ottawa and I'm interested in collaborating with musicians from either Ottawa or Montreal. . Thanks and I look forward to hearing from you !! sheila
    vaselenak@gmail.com
Posted Decemberr 19/17
  • Attention cellists and others.... I am interested in finding like-minded musician's to jam with-this could include cellists, guitarists, bassists, or violinists. I have played piano for several years and have started to combine the piano and singing with more contemporary music. My aim is to work toward some open mics and then see where it goes.
    In terms of music, I enjoy alt country/Americana, for e.g., Blue Rodeo (ok, Canadiana, in this case), the Avett Brothers, the Jayhawks, and the Decemberists and I am open to others along these lines. In particular, I think combining cello, and guitar and harmonies with this sort of music would be a lot of fun to play. I have daytime availability, as well as evenings and weekends with some planning. If you think you might be interested or have any questions, please get in touch:
    bizscott101@hotmail.com

  • VOICE LESSONS! GIVE THE GIFT OF MUSIC in 2018! ...OR TREAT YOURSELF! Mystara Academy of Arts & Music is offering VOICE LESSONS to aspiring and experienced singers of all ages, no experience necessary. Take your singing to new heights, and discover the joy and the many health benefits of singing. Develop your own unique sound with an experienced, certified, vocal music teacher located in Ottawa's South Keys/Blossom Park/Sawmill Creek area! From Classical to Rock and everything in between, lessons will be tailored to each student's goals and needs. Gift certificates are available any time of year, and make a great surprise for aspiring singers! VOICE LESSON RATES: $160 per month ($40 per lesson) for weekly, 1-hour lessons (ideal for teens and adults) $100 per month ($25 per lesson) for weekly 30-minute lessons (ideal for kids 12 and under) For more information, or to register, please send us a Facebook message facebook.com/MystaraAcademy, call 613-796-5760, or e-mail
    info@mystara-music.com
Posted Decemberr 18/17
  • Guitar and Music lessons available from certified guitar teacher and accompanist. Currently teaching to some awesome students in addition to regular gigging in Ottawa as an acoustic soloist and lead guitarist for hire. I teach what you need to play and / or improve, be it music reading, scales, theory, playing for fun and ear training. Give the gift of music for Christmas. Try a half hour introductory lesson for $10. Garnett Guitar School.. (613) 739-9204. or
    larry6string@aol.com
Posted Decemberr 14/17
  • guitarist and vocalist (folk) Looking for accompaniment. Rhythm guitar, bass, piano, drums, percussion, and vocal harmony. Write my own music.
    chrislevey1@gmail.com
Posted Decemberr 13/17
  • Full time performing musician/drummer available to fill in for gigs (including on short notice). If you or your band need a skilled, reliable drummer to fill in on a gig, please feel free to get in touch. I am easy to work with. I can learn material quickly and very accurately on my own time from recordings on short notice and be ready to fill in. I can read music, play by ear, follow a band leader or conductor, improvise- whatever approach the music calls for. I can also write my own charts. I have a wide dynamic range and I play just about any style of music including Rock, Jazz, Pop, Funk, Blues, Concert Band and various styles of Caribbean, Cuban and South American music. I have been working about 125 gigs per year for the last 8 years and have lots of experience working in most of the private event venues in Ottawa as well as restaurants, bars and festivals. For more info please check out mcneilprodrummingottawa.ca and feel free to get in touch at
    michaelmcneil@sympatico.ca
Posted Decemberr 10/17
  • Are you looking to unleash your voice as lead singer of a '90s rock band? If you've got a killer rock voice and want to front a great band... If you miss singing for a band and want to get back into it... If your goal is to have fun playing some local gigs... If you want to help shape a band's set list and future direction... Then this opportunity is for YOU! We're a guitarist and bassist with solid band experience. Collectively, we've played clubs and festivals of all sizes, recorded and released original music, enjoyed national airplay (radio and MuchMusic), and opened for a number of notable '90s rock artists including Big Wreck and IME's Edwin. If you'd like to cover artists such as RHCP, Kravitz, Pearl Jam -- and ultimately collaborate to write original music -- then please email us a link showcasing your vocal skills to If we like your stuff we'll contact you and set up a jam session. We're fun-loving musicians looking to make a few bucks playing some cool tunes. If you're into drugs and hard partying then this isn't the right fit for you.
    rockthemic2018@gmail.com.
Posted Decemberr 4/17
  • Drum Tuning Services By a Professional Drummer. If you would like to have your drums tuned by a full time professional drummer or would like more info on this service, feel free to get in touch. Service usually takes 1 to 2 hours. I travel to your location and tune them there. Reasonable rates and different levels of service available as well (i.e. basic tuning service or tuning the drum set to a specific key center and choosing specific notes/intervals for each drum). Drum Transportation/Set Up/Pack Up and return services also available. For more info on my experience and education please check out mcneilprodrummingottawa.ca
    michaelmcneil@sympatico.ca

  • Lead singer looking for existing, experienced band of musicians. Strong Vocals, suited for Tragically hip, Tom Petty, Eagles, Dylan, Van Morrison, Stones, CCR, Bowie, RHCP, Blue Rodeo, Clapton, SRV, Pink Floyd. Would seriously consider Tragically Hip cover band. Open minded, easy going, no substance issues. Looking to practice weekly or bi-weekly ,weekdays, Thursdays preferably, and gig once a month, occasionally twice per month. My home is central and equipped or we can practice some where else central Ottawa. Also play Rythm acoustic. Email
    leadsingerlooking@gmail.com
Posted Decemberr 3/17
  • Looking for a qualified electric bass instructor/coach. My previous teacher left town to pursue a master's degree, so I'm in the market for someone new. I would like to arrange a phone chat to review curriculum possibilities. Please send email -Thanks !
    tom.rowe@rogers.com
Posted November 29/17
  • GIVE THE GIFT OF MUSIC in 2018! ...OR TREAT YOURSELF! VOICE LESSONS! Mystara Academy of Arts & Music is offering VOICE LESSONS to aspiring and experienced singers of all ages, no experience necessary! Take your singing to new heights, and discover the joy and the many health benefits of singing! Develop your own unique sound with an experienced, certified, vocal music teacher located in Ottawa's South Keys/Sawmill Creek area! Jazz, Blues, Pop, Rock, Country, Folk, Classical, R&B...and MORE! Gift Certificates are available! VOICE LESSON RATES: $160 per month for weekly, 1-hour lessons (ideal for teens, adults, and seniors) $100 per month for weekly 30-minute lessons (ideal for kids 12 and under) For more information, or to regitser, please contact us on facebook: facebook.com/, call 613-796-5760, or e-mail
    info@mystara-music.com
Posted November 28/17
  • Looking to start a new project Years experience playing, writing and performing. Looking to start an indy/post hardcore project with influences from bands like Moneen, Passenger Action, Tiny Moving Parts, Brand New, Thursday etc Lots of start/stops and long atmospheric breakdowns I play guitar, would rather make this a 3 piece but I'm open. Age 33, I don't care if you're younger just be able to play. Email:
    cmacdonald@novanetworks.com
Posted November 16/17
  • Drummer vocalist looking for musicians for christian big band project I am looking for musicians, vocalists to help me establish this unique christian band. This will be a very unique project and requires some great attention to detail and versatile musicians who can play different styles Looking for: Lead and backup vocals: We already have one male lead and backup, but we need more of each. Two guitarists: Can share duties or one lead and one rhythm Bass player: Keyboardist: and some brass, Trumpet, trombone, sax Unless the keyboardist can truly add that effect. But I prefer the real stuff. All musicians must be experienced and have their own equipment. I have the place for rehearsal in Carleton Place.
    johnnyd.racine@gmail.com
Posted November 13/17
  • Rock Drum Lessons for teens !! Have you always wanted to learn to play the drums ? Now's your chance ! Learn how to hold the sticks, how to play the rudiments, and playing great beats. and playing to your favorite songs. I specialize in teaching beginners the fundamentals of drumming and have taught night drumming classes for the OCDSB . Join me me for a no obligation free drum lesson. Contact me today
    keepthebeat@hotmail.com
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