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Guitar Teachers

GUITAR TEACHERS

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Anyerin Drury

Instruments: 

Voice, Guitar, Bass, Music Theory, Ukulele, Artist Development


Experience/Qualifications: 

"Anyerin is a captivating artist with a compelling voice and a mastery over multiple instruments, including the guitar, bass, harmonica, piano, and drums. With 

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Mitchell Cordingley

Instruments: 

Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Theory, Artist Development and Mentoring


Experience/Qualifications: 

Achieved Band 6 in HSC Music.

Completed Bachelor Of Music Degree in Guitar Performance at the Newcastle Conservatorium of Music with Distinction.

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Hamish McClure

Instruments: 

Guitar


Experience/Qualifications: 

Currently studying a Bachelor of Music at Newcastle University (UON)

Performed at The Glasshouse in Port Macquarie for Bravissimo 2020 

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Seán Guitar
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Beau Hatch

Instruments: 

Guitar, Music Theory


Experience/Qualifications: 

Hailing from Newcastle, Beau Hatch has become a cornerstone in Australia's country music landscape. As the lead guitarist for the acclaimed Viper Creek Band, he has showcased his unparalleled

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Seán van Doornum

Instruments: 

Guitar, Bass, Piano, Voice, Theory, Composition, Song-writing and Music Technology


Experience/Qualifications: 

Traditionally trained in classical guitar and composition from age 8 by his grandfather, Edward van Doornum 

Benedict Isaac

Instruments: 

Voice, Guitar 


Experience/Qualifications: 

Benedict has a background in Musical Theatre and has studied Music Performance & Songwriting at JMC Academy, where he had various original songs critiqued by industry professionals 

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Oliver Freeth

Instruments: 

Piano, Guitar, Bass, Vocals, Production, Songwriting, Artist Development


Experience/Qualifications: 

Bachelor of Music (Composition and production), University of Newcastle. 
Masters of Creative Industries (Currently pursuing) SAE institute.

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Ben Martin

Instruments: 

Guitar


Experience/Qualifications: 

Studying a Bachelor of Music at the University of Newcastle

Achieved a Band 6 in HSC Music 1`

 Selected to perform at the Sydney opera house for the 2023 HSC ENCORE Showcase

Piano Teachers

PIANO TEACHERS

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Catherine Deng

Instruments: 

Piano, Violin


Experience/Qualifications: 

As a passionate musician and educator, Catherine brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the world of music. With a foundation rooted in both classical and contemporary genres, Catherine

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Kurt Taylor

Instruments: 

Piano, Music Theory, HSC Music


Experience/Qualifications: 

Bachelor of Music (Piano Performance). Masters of Education (current). AMEB 8th Grade Piano.

Specialisations: 

Classical, Contemporary, HSC Music, AMEB

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Bridget Harper

Instruments: 

Voice, Piano, Songwriting and Music Theory


Experience/Qualifications:

Bachelor of Music (Songwriting Major),

JMC Academy Graduated 2018

Actively gigging around Newcastle as a solo artist and in duo acoustic covers act

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Bridget Piano
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Mia McKay

Instruments: 

Piano, HSC Music


Experience/Qualifications: 

AEMB 8th Grade Piano Honours, Band 6 in Music 1


Specialisations: 

Classical, Contemporary, HSC Music, AMEB

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Sean Tang

Instruments: 

Piano


Experience/Qualifications: 

With 12 Years of experience as a dedicated piano player, Sean is an optimistic piano enthusiast who holds a passion in sharing his musical/practical knowledge with those around.

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Brian Tang

Instruments: 

Piano


Experience/Qualifications: 

With over 13 years of learning the piano and more than 4 years of experience working in the sydney music schools focusing on classical repertoire. Brian is an accomplished performer who has made a 

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Sienna Bowden

Instruments: 

Piano


Experience/Qualifications: 

Sienna Bowden has been playing the piano for 14 years now. She started playing piano when she was four and continued playing due to her passion for music. She attended Hunter School of 

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Oliver Freeth

Instruments: 

Piano, Guitar, Bass, Vocals, Production, Songwriting, Artist Development


Experience/Qualifications: 

Bachelor of Music (Composition and production), University of Newcastle. 
Masters of Creative Industries (Currently pursuing) SAE institute.

Drum Teachers

Drum Teachers

Liam Drums
Sean Con Drum
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Liam Tooth

Instruments: 

Drums, HSC Music, Voice, Piano, Music Theory


Experience/Qualifications:

Bachelor of Music (Percussion), University of Newcastle. Master of Music, University of Sydney. 

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Sean Constant

Instruments: 

Drums/ Percussion


Experience/Qualifications:

Bachelor of Music (Percussion), University of Newcastle 

17 Years of Drumming Experience in Rock, Pop, Funk, Metal and Drumline.

Hand Percussion and Various Percussion Instrument expertise.

Vocal Teachers

Vocal Teachers

Bridget Vocal
Anyerin Vocal
Jade Vocal
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Anyerin Drury

Instruments: 

Voice, Guitar, Bass, Music Theory, Ukulele, Artist Development

Experience/Qualifications:

"Anyerin is a captivating artist with a compelling voice and a mastery over multiple instruments, including the guitar, bass, harmonica, piano, and drums. With 

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Jade Shearman

Instruments: 

Voice


Experience/Qualifications:

Bachelor of Music (Current) Majoring in Classical Voice - Australian Institute of Music
Diploma of Musical Theatre (2017) - WEA Hunter 

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Bridget Harper

Instruments: 

Voice, Piano, Songwriting and Music Theory


Experience/Qualifications:

Bachelor of Music (Songwriting Major),

JMC Academy Graduated 2018

Actively gigging around Newcastle as a solo artist and in duo acoustic covers act

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Ella Moulder

Instruments: 

Voice


Experience/Qualifications:

9 years Vocal Teaching Experience.
Bachelor of Music (Current) Majoring in Contemporary Voice, Performer in Theatre on Brunker's Production of Legally Blonde: The Musical.

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Benedict Isaac

Instruments: 

Voice, Guitar 


Experience/Qualifications: 

Benedict has a background in Musical Theatre and has studied Music Performance & Songwriting at JMC Academy, where he had various original songs critiqued by industry professionals 

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Alicia Hignell

Instruments: 

Voice


Experience/Qualifications: 

A very seasoned performer, Alicia has 15 years industry experience singing in tribute and cover bands across Australia.
 

MO award winner 3 years running for best Australian tribute show. 

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Cassidy Donovan

Instruments: 

Voice


Experience/Qualifications: 

Cassidy has an extensive background of vocal training, being trained in styles such as pop, classical, theatre and jazz.

 

Cassidy has worked alongside the ACMF as

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Shyanne Irwin

Instruments: Voice, Violin, Songwriting, Music Theory, HSC Music

 
Experience/Qualifications: 

Band 6 in Music

Currently studying a Bachelor of Music and Performing Arts at Newcastle Uni

Awarded the Karen Thrift Original Music and Lyric Prize

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Sean van Doornum

Instruments: