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Christian Laki

General Details

Bachelor of Music (UNSW), Certificate in Small Business Operation (TAFE), Full Contemporary Member of The Music Teacher's Association of NSW (MTA), Writer Full Member of the Australian Performing Rights Association (APRA), Member of the Australasian Mechanical Copyright Owners Society (AMCOS), Working With Children Check (NSW Government)

Christian Laki has studied several styles of guitar, bass guitar, double bass, piano, songwriting, lyric writing, composition, arranging, singing and music technology with renowned Australian musicians and composers such as Ricardo Andino, Ron Philpot, Craig Scott, Alistair Spence, Sandy Evans, Gordon Kerry, and Anna Pimakhova at respected institutions such as The Sydney School of Spanish Guitar, The Australian Institute of Music, Sydney Conservatorium of Music, and University of New South Wales.

Christian has performed at prestigious venues such as The Soup Plus, Harbourside Brasserie, Real Ale Café, UNSW Roundhouse, Clancy Auditorium UNSW, Footbridge Theatre, Bar Broadway, and The Hopetoun Hotel.

He has performed with notable jazz musicians such as Richard Maegraith, Alistair Spence, Alon Ilsar, and Tim Firth.

With his last indie rock band The Chagalls he regularly performed shows around Sydney and their debut single ‘Lost in Touch’ received airplay on both Triple J radio and SBS television as it was included in the TV comedy series Swift and Shift Couriers.

After having had several of his own indie rock bands, he is now focusing on writing songs and music for film, television, and more via his new music production company, signal2sinfonia.

He currently has several contracts with sync licensing companies both in Australia and overseas for the use of his songs and music which have been receiving airplay worldwide.

He has been composing, performing, and teaching music for more than 30 years.

He offers individually tailored music tuition, specialising in bass, guitar, and songwriting. He also offers tuition in voice, keyboard, composition, arranging, production, and music technology.

Christian prides himself on being a dedicated and patient teacher offering the highest quality tuition possible. He aims to be friendly and encouraging whilst also striving for excellence and bringing out the best in each student. He has learnt during his years of teaching the importance of listening to his students needs and to nurture them in their musical development, and not force them in a direction that isn’t right for them.

These details were last updated on December 24, 2016