LTCL, AMusA, BMus (Perf), WWCC, First Aid and CPR
Brass teacher, conductor, performer• 2017 National Trumpet Champion • 2017 National Cornet – 3rd • 7 time NSW Trumpet Champion 2011-2017 • 2016 & 2012 NSW Cornet Champion • 2015 & 2013 NSW Concert Champion of Champions • 2015 & 2013 Qld Soprano Cornet Champion • 2014 & 2013 NSW Soprano Cornet Champion • 2014 National Soprano Cornet – 2nd • 2014 National Cornet – 3rd • Principal Trumpet and soloist- Macquarie Philharmonia 2011-2017 • Principal Trumpet – Strathfield Symphony, 2017
With over 20 years trumpet teaching experience, 18 years conducting experience, Matthew has taught and conducted many students from their first lesson though AMEB examinations, and on to University.
On top of being one of the founders and first conductor of the Mountain Youth Band, Central West Brass, and several school bands in Sydney and the Riverina, Matthew has performance experience in orchestras, musical pit orchestras, concert bands, big bands, latin bands, jazz ensembles, and a variety of brass ensembles. Matthew was founder and director of “Musix with Music”, a Sydney-based business which provided band solutions and tuition to several schools around the Sydney area for 7 years.
Matthew teaches in Sydney (weekdays, and in Orange (weekends).
Matthew is happily married with 4 kids.
“I am well equipped to train developing musicians in most musical fields.”
These details were last updated on November 4, 2017