Your Secret Weapon: Online Music Lessons

“One year of lessons with Mike has given me a lifetime’s worth of materials that for almost twenty years now I’ve been coming back to regularly. He explained concepts to me in a way that was so musical, logical, and instinctive that I was able to truly own them.”

-Blues guitarist and performing sensation Jordan Officer

Fantastic lessons in jazz improvisation, ear training, clear-as-a-bell and useful music theory…these things have made Mike a favorite teacher for thirty years.  He’s taught at numerous music camps, and held teaching positions at McGill, Western Washington and Carleton universities. He also speaks as a guest at other music schools like Toronto’s Humber College, Dalhousie University in Halifax, Holland College in PEI, Capilano University in Vancouver, MacEwan University in Edmonton and the University of Saskatchewan

Even if you live outside Montreal, you can study with mike online via Skype (mikerudjazz).

Just drop him a line ( to set it up.

Watch this space also for future online seminars.

In the meantime, Enjoy this series of tips he made on Youtube, called

Unlce Mike’s Practice Tips