Diploma of Music
Carlton Sparks has experience that spans over 24 years teaching and performing with original bands, solo artists, cover bands and as a session musician.
Carlton studied Contemporary Music at the Australian Institute of Music (A.I.M) where he completed a Diploma of Music 97’ which covered styles such as Jazz, Blues, Funk, R&B and Rock. During his time at University he also studied Bass & Piano, Arranging & Composing, Conducting & Sight Reading. After completing his studies carlton moved to the Central Coast where and joined an Original Band and signed a recording deal with Override Records which was founded by Garry Beers (INXS). Carlton has performed with likes of The Whitlams, COG and INXS, as well as local bands Midnight Mojo, Superjam, The 5 lands Band, The Crowdies Show and with artists Sarah Humphries, Troy Henderson and Michael Peter how has recently had airplay on Triple J. Carlton has been teaching at various Music Schools around the Coast for the past 7 years since moving here 12 years ago from Sydney. Some of the most current work carlton has performed can be viewed online:
These details were last updated on December 13, 2011