Des Cannings

  • 8th Grade Trombone
  • 5th Grade Musicianship
  • Director of the South Coast Big Band
  • Conductor of the City of Wollongong Brass Band

Experienced teacher, having had several successful students. Is currently studying jazz at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.
I teach the following:
Trombone
Euphonium
Baritone
Bass Trombone
Tuba
Trumpet
Cornet
Eb Tenor Horn
Theory
Composition
Aural

I also am available to conduct and lead bands.

Relaxed and supportive atmosphere.
I am currently involved with or have been part of the Eros Big Band, the Wollongong Conservatorium Jazz Orchestra, the Wollongong Conservatorium Wind Ensemble, the Southern Stars Orchestra, the ISER Regional Performing Ensemble (as a member and tutor). I have also played in a number of musicals at the Roo Theatre, Wollongong Entertainment Centre and the Arcadians Theatre.
I am also currently the Musical Director for both the City of Wollongong Junior Brass Band and the South Coast Big Band (the latter of which I founded)

Details last updated on January 27, 2017