Drums – Bulleen
ANZCA Music Exams up to Level 6
Audio Engineering/mixing/recording (Sound Production at RMIT)
ALL the instruments I TEACH and their level
Drums – Advanced
The Styles of Music I specialize in are:
Pop, Rock, Jazz, Funk, RnB, Blues, Latin
My Teaching experience includes :
My Band, Ensemble and Performing experience includes:
In my school days I was involved in the Senior Wind Ensemble, Intermediate Concert Band and Percussion Ensemble.
As a working musician I have played in many cover, tribute and corporate bands touring nationally and internationally.
My Teaching Philosophy
– Students are encouraged to offer input into the direction of their drum lessons.
– Modern approach to drum set learning with an important grounding in the traditional aspects and fundamentals.
– Students learn the practical application of technique and rudiment patterns into a musical context.
– My passion is to inspire students to bring out their creative genius and strive to be the best they possibly can be!
What makes you want to be a music teacher?
I have been involved in the music/entertainment industry for the past 10 years touring internationally and nationally and I pride myself on the knowledge I have received during this time. My skills as an accomplished and experienced drummer have given me a desire to teach children of all ages, not only teaching them the foundations of how to play music but how to perform, work as a team, and teach them the realities of working in the music industry.
Awards I have received include:
High Distinctions in VCE Music Performance
My Favorite Artists, Bands, Composers, Pieces of Music are:
Anything 70’s – 80’s pop/rock/funk