Christian is a professional full-time musician, composer, producer, and music tutor. He offers individually tailored music tuition, specialising in bass, guitar, and songwriting. He also offers tuition in voice, keyboard, composition, arranging, production, and music technology. Tuition involves half a lesson in theory and technique and half a lesson spent playing the music of the student’s choice. All students are given direction in their learning as Christian follows his own core 3 stage program. This program aims to provide students with well rounded musical understanding, leading to the joy and freedom of improvisation and composition.
Instruments : Guitar, Guitar Bass Electric, Guitar Classical, Guitar Electric, Keyboard, Piano, Voice
Subjects ; Aural Training, Composition, Harmony, Improvisation, Music History, Music Technology, Musicianship, Song Writing, Theory, HSC/VCE Music
Styles : Arranging, Bluegrass, Blues, Classical, Computer, Country, Flamenco, Folk, Funk, Irish, Jazz, Latin, Metal, Modern, Modern Jazz, Pop, Punk, Rock, Swing, Traditional, World
Specialities : AMEB Exams, Adult Learning, Arranging, Auditions, Band Performance, Composition, Ensemble work, Improvisation, Jazz Theory, Musicology, Performances, Repertoire, Sight Reading, Scoring for film and television, Technique, Transposing
Qualifications : Bachelor of Music (UNSW) and Certificate in Small Business Operation (TAFE)
Teaching Since : 1991
Other Languages : German, French, Spanish, Hungarian, and a little Portuguese for Brazillian repertoire such as bossa-nova.