Treble Makers Music School Australia

Treble Makers Music School Australia is a family business and has been running for over 10 years now.

We have a amazing introduction offer – $65 in total for 3 x 30 minute private lessons This offers is for a limited time.

We offer music instruction for all ages and abilities from hobbyist to professional. We teach guitar, bass, ukulele, vocals, piano and the keyboard for all styles of music. We can also help with VCE/AMEB preparation/higher education studies.

You will grow as an artist with us and be inspired by our school to reach your goals at your pace. Have fun with our unique teaching approach where you will be motivated to learn more, excel and build confidence and be guided on your music journey.

Parents we would like you to know that we provide a safe environment for children and have extra security in place to ease your minds. It is critical that all our teachers have a "Working with Children" clearance

We are extremely proud of our talented, dedicated teaching staff and our welcoming school. Our teachers come from a diverse range of music backgrounds as well as all being professional musicians, having real world experience. They all have a wealth of knowledge, are highly skilled, passionate, enthusiastic and are great mentors all with many years of teaching experience

All our teachers are very friendly, supportive and caring. They will guide you to grow as an artist to reach your goals at your pace and learn the music you want to learn. They offer a fun, creative, engaging, informative and personalised approach, with our one on one lesson’s in an inspiring and encouraging environment. We ensure positive learning experiences and you will learn new skills, reach high levels, and stimulate rhythm, coordination and imagination. Anything is possible to achieve with dedication and practice. Every individual has the capability to succeed.

We recognise achievements by encouraging our students to be involved and perform in our monthly concerts and do regular recordings to document their growth as an artist on their music journey.

We have our own stage at the school to perform on, this means students can invite family and friends to see there growth, whilst remaining a completely private school show. We see rapid improvement in our students with this regular performance and recording based goal. Students are more focused and motivated to build self-esteem and confidence. On their music journey students feel rewarded seeing these achievements for their hard work and dedication, making TMMSA a unique school.

We are located at Level 1/82 Acland St St Kilda 3182, in the heart of St kilda making it easy to get to by public transport of car. Contact us on 0402512648 or email

We look forward you starting your music journey with us.

Gabriel Atkinson owner/operator is an accomplished performer and teacher at TMMSA .

Gabe grew up in a musical family, his father is a saxophonist and his mother is a singer, so music is certainly in his blood.

Gabe always loved music since he was very little and started playing guitar at 8 years old and is classically trained. He then found his love for rock and electric guitar and certainly understands the hard work and dedication required to become good. Spending several hours everyday locked in his room practicing and playing music. He had his first band when he was 13 and has been playing professionally since he was 16. He is a natural born performer and feels completely at home on stage.

Gabe is originally from New Zealand and has deep roots in the Australian music community and is well respected. Gabe moved to Australia in his early 20’s with Kiwi rock band Weta, they signed a major deal with Warner Records. This opened the door to extensive touring of Australia and New Zealand, many recordings, film clips and exposure to the national and international industry. Weta's debut album Geographica reached Platinum sales in New Zealand. The first Weta gig he played, was with Foo Fighters at the Wellington Town Hall. Weta played Big Day Out shows, Offshore Festival, Rocket Festival. Also supported Silverchair, Powderfinger, Shihad, Regurgitator, Jebediah, Magic Dirt, Killing Heidi and played with Motorace, Nitocris and Pre Shrunk on the Triple J Turn Up Your Radio Tour.
In 2007 Gabe was asked to join Grinspoon as a session guitarist on there national tour of Alibis and Other Lies. Spending a year on the road with one of Australia’s greatest rock bands was an extraordinary experience.
Gabe has since been performing professionally, song writing, recording, (including a recording session in the U.S.A with Gina Schock from the Go-Go’s). He also plays, records and writes songs in his own band and does solo gigs. He toured nationally in 2017 with Debut Album Aria nominee Gawurra. He continues to contribute as a session guitarist and write songs with Local artists and has worked in past with well know bands such as Living End .

Gabe has a wealth of knowledge, is an expert in his field with over 25 years of experience in the music industry. Has guided and mentored many ambitious musician’s. His advice is with dedication anyone can become musically developed. Gabe would like to see the live music world stay alive and wants to share his passion for music. This led him to start teaching over 5 years ago and also open TMMSA with his great team of like minded musicians and educators.

He is a great educator and has taught all walks of life and abilities, hobbiest to professional, from very young to retires. His "down to earth" approach has inspired many learners onto their musical journey

He effortlessly communicates the joy of learning music with a sense of fun and humour with his charismatic approach.
He has incredible patience, enthusiasm and dedication. With his wealth of experience and knowledge in all areas of the music world, he assists bringing the thrill and pride of playing guitar to all. Gabe has a lot to offer who desire to learn and brings out the best in all of his students. His lessons are creative, supportive and he encourages students to exceed their expectations, be dedicated and to practice.

He also encourages monthly performance on our schools own stage and records his students regularly to show growth. He believes this really helps drive his students and builds confidence.

His knowledge of music is very broad and thus he can teach all styles from pop, blues, country, heavy metal, classic rock, r n b, alternative country, hard rock...

His unique approach will help assist you to reach your goals, give you the tools to achieve them and certainly makes your learning experience exciting whilst you grow as an artist on your music journey.

Gabe has a business background with management and marketing. He has been running his music school for over 8 years now. He has outstanding customers service skills and is very friendly, energetic and driven. Gabe will be more than happy to assist you with anything you may need to enquire about at Treble Makers Music School Australia. (TMMSA).

Together Gabe and his team create a very professional team and look forward to you starting your music journey at TMMSA.

Level One, 82 Acland St
St Kilda, VIC
Contact Gabriel Atkinson
82 Acland St
St Kilda, VIC
Contact Gabriel Atkinson



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Details last updated: February 3, 2023