Charlie – Voice, Piano, Guitar, Trumpet and French Horn
James – Advanced Guitar, Bass and Theory
Aida – Singing and Piano
Chris – Clarinet and Drums
Cameron – Guitar and Bass
Music; Learn about it, Learn to play it, Learn and Love it.Striving to provide a well rounded musical education including theoretical, technical and practical study, Charlie aims to teach the enjoyment of music while maintaining a level of achievement and success. With 17 years of musical experience and training, Charlie teaches between 25 and 35 students in a week. Her various experience ranges from local orchestras and marching bands, musical theatre and folk/pop bands, to eisteddfods and AMEB exams, both practical and theoretical. Charlie has achieved Pass with Honours in every one of her singing exams, and high grades in numerous other practical and theoretical exams. She has been teaching for 8 years and has put students through the HSC for music with great success. Her students have also been in eisteddfods with high results and are currently studying for practical and theory exams.
Charlie also recognises the need for learning without pressure and encourages students to learn for the joy of it with optional public performing for fun and for development.* Friendly, patient and endlessly knowledgable, guitar and bass teacher James can show you anything from note reading and tabs to improvisation and composition. James’ experience ranges from folk and pop to heavier rock and alternative indie bands. James began teaching in 2011, and with 14 years of musical experience he will take you where you want to go; be it classical playing, folky finger picking, chord building, playing by ear, rocking out, band auditions or writing your own music.James started writing his own music at age 13 and has been perfecting the craft ever since. With several of his own works out on EP James plays and sings as front man for his own three piece project based in Sydney. He frequently plays venues across the city and has toured to Orange, Bathurst and Wagga. Although mainly a guitarist and singer, James writes the bass and drum parts for all his music.
James is a firm believer in music for the love of it. Having trained classically as a child, James spent hours of everyday practising, writing and experimenting with different ways of playing, leading him to discover a love of contemporary music. He continued with modern music into his adult life and loves to share his deep appreciation of music with his students.*
With over 9 years of music experience on the guitar, spanning across many various genres such as Rock, Metal, Jazz, Blues, Folk and most recently Classical, Cameron is able to cover the majority of your desired playing styles.
Currently studying a Bachelor of Music Studies at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, he is studying classical guitar from the world-renowned Marco Tamayo, enhancing his own technical abilities and developing his already extensive knowledge of music theory from some of the best musicians in the world. He has also through the Conservatorium of Music, gained experience in performing in guitar ensembles and as a solo guitaris,t as well as being able to watch and experience the playing of some of the greatest musicians in the industry.
“With experience teaching guitarists of varying ages and abilities, I aim to create a learning environment that caters to the individual’s music demands and playing styles. I have developped an array of teaching methods that can be modified to best suit the individual iand guide them towards their goals.”
Whether your goals are learning to read music notation, tabs, developing technical abilities, confident playing, or developmet of your own musical projects, Cameron can help you achieve them in a fun and enjoyable manner.
As an Opera singer, singing teacher, piano teacher and music educator, Aida loves to
combine her passion for music and her special interest in teaching to help her students
achieve their best in their musical experiences and performances. In her 8 years of music
teaching experience, she has coached adults and children of all ages with different
musical and cultural backgrounds, and helped them develop into strong and versatile
Aida studied Opera and performance in one of the most prestigious music schools of
Europe; “Conservatorio di musica Santa Cecilia” in Rome and participated in several
workshops and courses in order to improve her knowledge and comprehension of Italian
Opera culture and singing techniques. She has collaborated with several Opera
companies in Italy and performed in Operas such as Gianni Schicchi (Lauretta) , La
Boheme (Musetta) and also various concerts and events. During the years of her study
and work in Italy, Aida has exhibited a deep commitment to Opera.
“What is especially remarkable about her is the fact that not only does she have a
professional knowledge of the music, she also speaks perfectly fluent Italian. In addition
to that she is extremely educated about Italian culture.”
Aida’s love and passion for supporting people in singing and finding their voice is
contagious. She believes voice work is a portal to selfempowerment, healing, and
balance in body, mind and spirit. Her approach to voice gives the classical nuts and bolts
of vocal techniques and body voice exercises always with the knowledge that discovery of
your voice is a coming home to the deepest part of yourself.
She has worked with many people of different ages in individual sessions and workshops
helping them to find and express the most profound level of their being through voice and
the joy of singing.
With over 9 years of music and performance experience and 3 years of teaching in many different settings, Chris can accompany you on your journey to acheiving your goals according to your individual needs and desires.
Chris has been part of both Classical and modern ensembles as a Clarinet player, for the Symphonic Orchestra and Theatre of Heidelberg in Germany, as well as several Musical Theatre and Jazz groups.
His drumming experience covers all styles from Rock Pop and Funk to Worship and Latin Rhythms. Currently studying worship music at Hillsong International Leadership College, Chris is constantly working on his technique and performance skills.
“My goal is to create a fun, friendly and respectful atmosphere in lessons, giving each student the opportunity to learn in the best possible way by adapting to the individuals expectations and capacity.”
Whether you are just starting or have gained experience on your instrument, Chris will help you further your journey while simultaneously giving a solid foundation in music theory and an enjoyable, stress-free experience.* Lessons for all ages and interests, hobby or serious training. $28 per half hour, Permanent and Casual bookings available, open 7 days. Instrument hire available. FREE meet and greet first appointment.
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These details were last updated on June 17, 2015