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Christchurch Music Academy

Piano Lessons | Choirs, Drum Lessons, Guitar Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Percussion Lessons, Singing Lessons, Ukulele Lessons, Violin Lessons | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Music And Movement For Under Fives, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Barrington / Spreydon
  • Styles: All styles

Christchurch's leading specialist in preschool music, group piano & percussion! Our revolutionary concept; Listen | Sing | Play | Read | Fun! ...

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Adrian Hughes

Banjo Lessons, Guitar Lessons, Ukulele Lessons | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Suburb: Cashmere
  • Styles: Acoustic, Blues, Rock, Latin, Country, Jazz, Slide, Modern Fingerstyle, Classical, Clawhammer,

I have been playing Guitar for over 25 years and teaching since successfully completing my Music degree at Middlesex University in 2007. I am fully registered with RGT (Registry of Guitar Tutors) and have been a member since 2007. I am a accomplished Banjo player and have been playing Clawhammer Banjo ...

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Ryan Neville

Guitar Lessons, Singing Lessons | Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Halswell
  • Styles: All Styles

Ryan has taught many guitarist and singers throughout the world for over 2o years Based in Christchurch, New Zealand now the owner of Voodoo Music Studio where he teaches over 25 students 1 on 1 once a week. Having performed in parts of the world such as the USA, Australia and Italy Ryan has a very vast ...

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Ben Parker

Guitar Lessons | Ukulele Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Belfast
  • Styles: Rock, Blues, Pop e.t.c. Acoustic and Electric

Since the age of 9, Ben has either been learning about music or playing it. Having been in a number of performing bands, he has played a wide variety of music including rock, blues, reggae, folk and jazz. Starting out on the piano, he made the switch to guitar at the age of 13. During his teens he was in succ...

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Elly Rydge

Singing Lessons | Choirs, Keyboard Lessons, Piano Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring, Skype Lessons

  • Suburb: Central
  • Styles: Contemporary Styles

Available Times Tuesday 3.00-3.45 pm Wednesday 4.00-5.15 pm Thursday 5.15-6.00 pm or 7.00-7.30 pm Friday 6.15-7.00 pm Alternative times may be available at the school with other teachers, please do not hesitate to inquire ...

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Greg Donaldson Drum Kit Teacher

Drum Lessons | Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Avonhead
  • Styles: Most styles including rock, pop, funk, reggae, Brazilian, Afro-Cuban, Trinity Rock & Pop Grades etc

Fun with the drums! ...

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Natalia Chernousova

Flute Lessons | Piano Lessons, Recorder Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Avondale, Piano Center City Center
  • Styles: Classical, Jazz,

Students Concert this Month 25 March at the Piano Centre 156 Armagh St 4.00PM Come along have a cuppa and cake and have a look at some students play and enquire if you want to study ...

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Amy Bowie

Singing Lessons | Artist development, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Drama Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring, Skype Lessons

  • Suburb: Merivale
  • Styles: Pop, Rock, Folk, Musical Theatre, Beginners’ Jazz and Classical, Karaoke, Artist Development and Song Writing - I work with you to find the styles which best highlight your natural abilities.

Amy Bowie is a singer, a songwriter and an actress who writes and sings in multiple genres from pop to folk to musical theatre and beyond - recently co-writing for a West End charity album Executive Produced by Richard O'Brien (Rocky Horror). ...

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Charlotte Ensor

Piano Lessons | Singing Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Riccarton
  • Styles: Contemporary and Classical

Since beginning piano lessons at five-years-old, I have endeavoured to be continuously learning about music and the arts. This has included participation in various choral, ensemble, and theatrical organisations as well as various educational pursuits. My passion for music and the arts has led me to pursue a career ...

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Amy Putt

Piano Lessons | Choirs | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Heathcote
  • Styles: Classical, music theatre

I am a pianist, accompanist and piano teacher and have ten years of experience working and performing as a freelance musician in Sydney. I have recently relocated to Christchurch to be nearer to family. I am involved in many diverse musical projects including the tango quintet, Tángalo (www.tangalo.com.au),...

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Georgie Clifford

Singing Lessons | Keyboard Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Christchurch Central
  • Styles: Jazz, Pop, Folk, Soul, basic Classical

Georgie Clifford is a professional musician based in Christchurch. Having undertaken classical vocal training to Grade 8, she then decided to extend her musicianship and has since completed her Bachelor of Music Arts through Ara Institute (formally CPIT Jazz School), majoring in Jazz Vocals. Georgie is an act...

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Jasmine Webster

Singing Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Northcote
  • Styles: Musical Theatre, Contemporary, Pop, Classical, Jazz and more

Jasmine is a singing teacher based in Christchurch, She developed Find Your Voice in 2015. Having had over 9 years of training and several professional performances, Jasmine is a very capable teacher. Lessons with her are engaging, informative and tailored to each individual. Any age, or level of experi...

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Matthew Lee

Flute Lessons | Artist development, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring, Skype Lessons

  • Suburb: Christchurch Central
  • Styles: Classical

Matthew Lee is a passionate educator and flute player who has recently completed his Master of Music Degree at the University of Canterbury studying with Christchurch Symphony Orchestra Principal Flutist, Anthony Ferner. Since moving to Christchurch in 2012, Matthew has cemented himself in the music scene her...

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Rachael van Wichen

Clarinet Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Bishopdale
  • Styles: Classical

I enjoyed teaching clarinet and piano while undertaking a Bachelor in Music at the University of Canterbury. Since completing my degree, I have tried my hand in other fields of work. However, I am now looking to return to music teaching. I particularly enjoy teaching students who are just starting on their musical j...

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Heather Webb

Guitar Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring, Skype Lessons

  • Styles: Pop, Rock, Jazz, Fingerstyle, Folk, Latin, Blues

Heather is a qualified musician (BMusHons) working as a professional teacher, performer and composer in Christchurch, New Zealand. She works as a performer in numerous bands including various jazz ensembles, original and cover pop music groups, Celtic and folk music ensembles as well as playing solo guitar concerts ...

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Robert Daglish

Electric Bass Lessons, Guitar Lessons | Artist development, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Christchurch
  • Styles: Metal, Jazz, Fusion, Shred, Rock, Pop and Blues

Robert Is a professional performer and teacher from Christchurch, He has studied an array of genres on Guitar and Bass including Metal, Jazz, Fusion, Shred, Rock, Country and Blues. Currently in his second year studying a Guitar major in Jazz performance at CPIT Jazz School, he also plays in various bands around Chr...

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Marnie Barrell

Piano Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Avonhead
  • Styles: Classical

Hi! I’m a Christchurch piano teacher with 25 years’ experience. I teach all ages and stages, and have a lot of adult students. I live in Avonhead.   ...

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Jacob Peters

Guitar Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Suburb: Parklands
  • Styles: Rock, Metal, Blues, Jazz, Funk

Since the age of 10, Jacob has been a driven Guitarist and Performer, specialising in the Hard Rock and Metal fields. Since 2006 Jacob has been performing in bands, whether it be Rock Bands at school, Metal bands out of school and even branching out into School Jazz Bands. Jacob completed Two years at the Chr...

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Tim Driver

Piano Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Halswell
  • Styles: Jazz Funk Soul Rock Hip-Hop

Hi, my name is Tim Driver, and I am currently based in Christchurch, New Zealand. I am a musician by trade, and as such, have specialised in fields such as performance, composition, arranging and tuition. I play piano/keyboards, with some experience in vocals, and am currently working in the field of music as a prof...

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Andrew Couper

Drum Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Ilam
  • Styles: Rock, Jazz, Latin

I am an experienced & qualified teacher teaching all ages and levels in well-equipped studio. During the day I teach in some local primary & secondary schools. I have previously taught as a secondary school teacher and have been playing mainly in big bands and musicals interspersed with the odd small ...

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Clayton Hiku

Double Bass Lessons, Electric Bass Lessons, Guitar Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Linwood
  • Styles: Jazz, Funk, Rock, Pop and basically anything else

Clayton is a full time performing and teaching jazz bass player. He specialises in advanced bass techniques and has helped 1000s of students learn to play the bass guitar as well as Jazz double bass and guitar. ...

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Hannah Snelling – Sparrow Academy of Performing Arts

Piano Lessons | Choirs, Keyboard Lessons, Singing Lessons | Theory Lessons, Drama Lessons, Music And Movement For Under Fives, Skype Lessons

  • Suburb: Bromley
  • Styles: Contemporary, Classical, Country, Pop

With Sparrow Academy of Performing Arts you get a fun, challenging music lesson and trampoline time in one go! Develop confidence and self expression with a tutor who will help you realize your potential. Contact Hannah Snelling now to increase your musical skills and creativity. ...

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Justine Snelgrove

Flute Lessons, Saxophone Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Beckenham
  • Styles: All styles covered

Justine teaches Saxophone and Flute, and is an experienced teacher/ performer, with over fifteen years teaching, and twenty years performing experience. As a child, Justine studied classically, and later went on to study jazz and popular music. After completing her Bachelor of Music and releasing her fir...

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Tyme Marsters

Cornet Lessons, Euphonium Lessons, Flugelhorn Lessons, French Horn Lessons, Trombone Lessons, Trumpet Lessons, Tuba Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Woolston
  • Styles: Classical, Jazz and Brass Band

Tyme Marsters has emerged as a leading figure in New Zealand brass banding. He first started playing in his home town of Westport at age ten and then moved to Christchurch in 1993 to join the New Zealand Army Band, simultaneously joining Woolston Brass where he remained for nine years. Tyme has had many band ...

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Juliet Johnston

Piano Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Shirley 8013
  • Styles: classical & popular

Juliet holds a Grade 8 Certificate in Performance Piano with The Royal Schools of Music, London and is a graduate of Canterbury University with a BSc (Hons) degree. She has more than twenty years of experience teaching piano in Christchurch schools and private music studio and has successfully submitted hundreds of ...

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Jules Marchant

Trumpet Lessons | Cornet Lessons, Flugelhorn Lessons | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Mixing and Mastering Lessons

  • Suburb: Lyttelton
  • Styles: Jazz, Classical, Latin,

Jules has been playing trumpet professionally for many years and continues to play live with many noteworthy groups nationally. He is based in a studio in Lyttelton and is able to travel to Christchurch for lessons if required. A grounding in brass bands led to orchestral playing in the Christchurch Youth Orchestra....

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Matthew Stockwell

Drum Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Phillipstown
  • Styles: Rock, Funk, Jazz, Afro Cuban/Latin (Hand percussion & kit),

Matt has been studying, playing and teaching drums for twenty years plus. He graduated from Wellington Jazz school, ( Masssey University 1998) in performance jazz drumming; studying under Roger Cellars and Lance Phillip. Prior he completed a DIp. Jazz at Chch CPIT studying under Ted Megar. After travel...

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Cameron Fairweather

Piano Lessons | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Styles: jazz, modern, latin

Cameron is a jazz pianist based in Christchurch with a strong focus on improvisation and jazz-laced composition/arranging. Inspired by both modern and traditional styles, with an interest in collective interplay and a great love for the piano trio sound, Cameron names pianist Bill Evans as a primary influence. ...

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Ari Freeman

Guitar Lessons | Electric Bass Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Suburb: Papanui
  • Styles: All

Ari Freeman is a bassist and guitarist from Christchurch. He is known around Christchurch and beyond as the front man of the psychedelic funk band Rhomboid, and as The Blues Professor, a One-Man-Band playing blues and rock’n’roll . Ari has diverse skills and experience that is rare to find...

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Ben Eldridge

Guitar Lessons | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: St Albans
  • Styles: Jazz, rock, folk, blues, country

Christchurch based guitarist. ...

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Claire Coleman

Singing Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Queenspark
  • Styles: Pop, Folk, Country...... Your style

Claire is passionate about teaching the art of singing and making it accessible and fun. She has a Bachelor of Musical Arts, majoring in vocals, and teaches from her own experience as a singer, songwriter and musician. Claire has many years experience working with children and quickly establishes a good reppo...

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Piano for Adults

Piano Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Spreydon
  • Styles: mainly classical, sprinkling of jazz and contemporary styles

Have you always wanted to play the piano but worry you are “too old”? Or did you have lessons as a child and want to get back into it but don’t know where to start? Is there a family piano sitting at home that you would like to see being used? Perhaps you would like to take some lessons to better support your children’ ...

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Becky Howie

Singing Lessons | Choirs | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Spreydon
  • Styles: Classical, Opera, Musical Theatre

Whether you're 10 or 110, Becky can take you to the next level of your musical journey. Sing in tune, without running out of breath or hurting your voice! Lessons include but are not limited to: Classical Singing, Musical Theatre Singing, NCEA Music Tutoring. ...

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Dominic Spiteri

Piano Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Skype Lessons

  • Suburb: Avonhead
  • Styles: Jazz, Pop

Dominic has completed a Bachelor of Music Arts degree from Ara Institute of Canterbury. He has a great love for improvised music, and he is passionate about further honing his skills as a pianist and improvi...

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Shaun Burke

Electric Bass Lessons | Double Bass Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Bryndwr
  • Styles: Rock, Pop, Jazz, Funk, Metal, R&B

Shaun is a professional musician based in Christchurch. Competent on electric & upright bass, Shaun completed a Bachelor of Musical Arts in 2013 and has been performing/recording locally and internationally since. Shaun is a passionate teacher and performer and has a wealth of experience and knowl...

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Jesse Hughes

Drum Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Bexley/Aranui
  • Styles: Contemporary Music - Rock - Jazz - Latin - country/Folk

Jesse Hughes is an experienced Tutor and performer with a passion for sharing his skills and techniques to the next generation. Jesse is a local performer in and around the Christchurch music scene. His studies in Rock/Jazz styles have enabled him to travel the globe playing music. Playing since the age of...

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Steph Gilks

Piano Lessons | Keyboard Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: West Melton/Rolleston
  • Styles: classical, popular

I have been teaching piano for over 25 years, both in my private teaching practice and several schools. My lessons focus on individual requirements and are planned accordingly. Pupils can learn “purely for pleasure” or to sit exams. My teaching experience has covered a wide range of ag...

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Michael Crowther

Cello Lessons | Guitar Lessons, Piano Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Shirley 8013
  • Styles: Cello (classical); Guitar (classical); Piano (classical & popular)

Mike is a graduate of Canterbury University with a Bachelor of Music including performance cello. He is also a Licentiate of Trinity College of Music, London. A former member of The Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, a founding member of the versatile band Barock and cellist of the Garden City String Quartet, Mike als...

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David Cloughley

Electric Bass Lessons | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring, Skype Lessons

  • Suburb: Christchurch
  • Styles: Jazz, Pop, Funk, Rock and more.

David Cloughley is a 21-year-old bass player from Christchurch, New Zealand known for his infectious groove and melodic playing style. As A teacher he is passionate to see students improve not only in playing the bass but in all aspects of music. ...

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Miranda Allison

Flute Lessons | Singing Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Christchurch
  • Styles: Classical flute, Classical and contemporary singing, classical and jazz theory and tutoring

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Mitchell Thomas

Drum Lessons, Piano Lessons | Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Sydenham
  • Styles: Pop/Rock, Jazz, Latin, Funk, ANYTHING!

Mitchell Thomas is a Christchurch based drummer who has completed his 3rd year at the CPIT Jazz School, majoring in performance (Jazz Drum Set). Mitchell is a skilled reader of music and he has been involved in professional musicals at the Court Theatre and NASDA. He is also heavily involved in the Christchur...

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Jack Driffill

Guitar Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Addington
  • Styles: Blues, Rock, Pop, Classical, Flamenco

Over 7 years of playing the guitar has left Jack with a range of diverse and intricate skills in many genre’s ranging from Blues, Rock to Classical and finger picking. After winning second place in the Marlborough Smoke-Free Rockquest with his guitar and vocal skills Jack has established his own successful gui...

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Pablo Ruiz Henao

Cornet Lessons, Drum Lessons, Euphonium Lessons, Flugelhorn Lessons, French Horn Lessons, Trombone Lessons, Trumpet Lessons, Tuba Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: St Martins
  • Styles: classical, swing, latin.

Pablo Is an excellent all-round musician, being able to swing between different styles of music with great ease, and always giving outstanding performances. He holds a Bachelor of Music in Bass Trombone from the Rotterdam Conservatory (Holland), where he studied under the guidance of the legendary Ben van Dij...

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Alissa Liu

Piano Lessons | Keyboard Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Music And Movement For Under Fives

  • Suburb: Middleton
  • Styles: Personalized and Fun lessons

Alissa Liu was born in Jordan, raised in Taiwan where she got her Master of Music in 2012, and currently lives near central Christchurch. She not only teaches music but is also a professional composer with a number of her pieces performed internationally as well as a working pianist in concerts, fu...

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Chris Dabinett

Guitar Lessons, Ukulele Lessons | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Suburb: Woolston
  • Styles: Current popular, Classic Hits, Acoustic and Electric Guitar Styles, Kids Songs

Chris Dabinett is a long time performer/teacher in Christchurch. Chris teaches guitar and ukulele at schools as well as privately. Students range from 5 years old through to adults and from complete beginners to advanced. ...

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Jaehong An

Piano Lessons | Artist development, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Riccarton
  • Styles: Blues, Pop, Jazz, Classical

Hi my name is Hong and I’m originally from South Korea. I learnt classical piano since I was 5 for about 4 years, then I started learning Blues, Pop, Rock and Jazz piano/keyboard since I was 16. I came to New Zealand when I was 18 and I got into CPIT Jazz School for the degree after a year of t...

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Jason McAdam

Piano Lessons | Keyboard Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Drama Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Music And Movement For Under Fives, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Woolston
  • Styles: Piano basics, scales, apreggios, basic theory, aural techniques, improvisation, singing

I am a freelance Piano and Keyboard player and have taught in the past. I studied music at high school through NCEA levels 1,2 and 3. Passed Royal School of Music up until grade 6 and then was self taught beyond. I offer my own blend of teaching in the way of mixing aural, with ear training and the usual scales and ...

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Michael Story

Double Bass Lessons, Electric Bass Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Strowan
  • Styles: Jazz, Funk, Pop, Rock, Classical

Michael is an Electric Bass and Double Bassist originally from Christchurch and has recently returned after spending the last 6 years living, gigging and teaching in Melbourne. He has been teaching since 2002 during tertiary study at the Christchurch Jazz School. He moved to Melbourne in 2005 to undertake his...

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Richard Thai

Saxophone Lessons | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Suburb: St. Albans
  • Styles: Jazz

I am a saxophonist, composer and educator with a background in performing and teaching in New Zealand and the United States. In 2012 I graduated with a Bachelor of Music and Post-Graduate Diploma in Jazz Performance from the New Zealand School of Music, Victoria University. In 2013 I was a recipient of several schol...

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Joe Thomas

Trombone Lessons | Cornet Lessons, Euphonium Lessons, Flugelhorn Lessons, Trumpet Lessons, Tuba Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Suburb: Hornby
  • Styles: Classical, Jazz, Brass Band

Joe Thomas (Bmus, PGDipMus, LTCL) is a graduate from the New Zealand School of Music where he studied with Matthew Allison and David Bremner, Trombonist’s of the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra. He currently holds the position of Bass Trombone in the National Brass Band of New Zealand, who recently placed secon...

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Shaun Malloch

Double Bass Lessons, Electric Bass Lessons, Guitar Lessons | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Central Christchurch
  • Styles: pop, rock, jazz, funk, soul, folk

I am a Christchurch musician, currently studying jazz bass at Ara’s Musicarts (previously known as CPIT’s Jazz School). Gigging and playing in bands in and out of jazz school in various genres on guitar and bass, I am developing my skills constantly. Some songs and ideas are onlin...

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Cameron Stewart

Singing Lessons | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Christchurch
  • Styles: Jazz, pop/rock, musical theatre

Cameron is a young voice coach with significant experience in working with both male and female voices. A graduand of the CPIT Music Arts programme, he has been studying singing for nearly 15 years, and teaching for 5 years. Cameron began as a classical choral singer, being a member of the acclaimed Christchu...

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Alison C. Holden

Piano Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Bryndwr
  • Styles: Classical piano, theory

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Joseph Bary

Drum Lessons | Percussion Lessons | Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Richmond
  • Styles: Jazz, Rock, Pop, Latin, World

After starting out on violin at age 8 Joseph, who was now equipped with basic theory and rhythmic concepts, switched to drums during high school. He studied in a music course for his last 2 years in high school. Under the fantastic leadership of Sue Mclachlan, Kevin Roberts, Todd Jones, Van Elkayem, Jono Tres...

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Sade Sanders

Singing Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Phillipstown
  • Styles: Jazz, Soul, Funk, Pop

CURRENTLY NOT TEACHING. Kia Ora! Thanks for clicking on my page! I have been singing for most of my life and have always had a huge passion for music! I am a graduate of the New Zealand School of Music where I majored in jazz vocals. I actively gig around Christchurch singing all types...

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Shelley Spang

Piano Lessons, Singing Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Ilam
  • Styles: all styles covered

Born and raised in Christchurch, Shelley Spang began her musical career at the age of four with piano lessons with the late Verna Anderson. In 1988, Shelley graduated from Canterbury University with a Bachelor of Music degree, majoring in vocal performance under the tutelage of Mary Adams-Taylor. Shelley also holds ...

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Sebastian Warren

Guitar Lessons | Drum Lessons, Electric Bass Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Piano Lessons | Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons

  • Suburb: Rolleston
  • Styles: Blues, Rock, Classical, Slide, Finger-style, Acoustic, Folk, County, Reggae

Seb offers tutoring for beginners upwards, from age 7. Guitar – electric and acoustic, classical and modern Drums Piano – classical and modern Bass Music Theory Seb has extensive experience tutoring primary, high school and adult students (including his own children)...

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Helen Webby

Harp Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Styles: Celtic to classical to contemporary

Born in Whangarei, Helen Webby began playing the harp at the age of twelve, and studied with Dorothea Franchi (Auckland), Rebecca Harris (Auckland), Edward Witsenburg (Holland) and Maria Graf (Germany). Helen graduated in 1989 with a Bachelor of Music in Harp Performance from the University of Auckland, under...

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Jim Maguire

Guitar Lessons | Electric Bass Lessons, Ukulele Lessons | Aural Lessons, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Skype Lessons

  • Suburb: Riccarton
  • Styles: Rock, Fusion, Blues, Jazz, Country, Metal, Pop

Are you ready to rock!? Guitar and Uke Lessons from a Berklee College of Music Grad. I will come to you! Learn to play using the music you love. Personalised practice plans will help you stay on track and start playing music in no time! College prep available. ...

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Andy Knopp

Guitar Lessons | Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Mixing and Mastering Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Spreydon
  • Styles: All. Specialise in Jazz, Pop and Rock

I’ve been playing guitar for 15 years and playing/gigging for the majority of that time. Since completing a Bachelor of Music in 2007 at the CPIT Jazz School I’ve taught guitar to people of all levels and all styles along with giving lessons in song writing and theory.In addition to teaching privatel...

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Matt Davis

Saxophone Lessons | Clarinet Lessons | Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Ilam
  • Styles: Jazz, Rock, Pop, Classical

Saxophone, improvisation and composition lessons (as well as NCEA support) available from a fully-qualified and experienced music teacher. ...

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Spiderhands Productions Limited

Drum Lessons, Electric Bass Lessons, Guitar Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Piano Lessons, Ukulele Lessons | Artist development, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Skype Lessons

  • Suburb: Sydenham
  • Styles: Any style that our students want to learn. We're happy to teach whatever works for you.

If you're looking for a free first half-hour - guitar, - bass guitar, - drum, - piano/keyboard, - or ukelele lesson, contact us on 022 626 5215 now. ...

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Dougal Canard

Electric Bass Lessons, Guitar Lessons, Piano Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Waltham
  • Styles: Pop/Rock, Jazz, Latin

Dougal started in high school as a classical guitarist, before going on to study at Christchurch Polytech Jazz school, gaining a B.mus in jazz performance, doubling in bass and piano. He soon moved overseas where for five years he worked for Carnival Cruises. He has extensive experience playing bass in all styles in...

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Clare Simpson

Piano Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: St Andrews Hill
  • Styles: Mainly classical

I teach classical piano and and theory and can take students through examinations. ...

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Loren Easterbrook

Singing Lessons | Guitar Lessons, Ukulele Lessons | Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Skype Lessons

  • Suburb: North New Brighton
  • Styles: Jazz, Contemporary, Rock

Loren has moved to Melbourne, Australia but is available for Skype lessons! Loren has been teaching ukulele and singing for seven years. She has a Bachelor of Music from Christchurch Polytechnic and is currently taking on students who are interested in contemporary, rock and jazz singing and ...

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Danny Woodhouse

Guitar Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons

  • Styles: Rock, Blues, Pop, Acoustic, Punk - I have a varied taste and will teach the styles YOU are interested in.

**26 year old guitar tutor available to teach beginners** I've recently moved to Christchurch from the U.K. where I graduated with a degree in Music Theory and Composition and I'm looking to start teaching guitar here to beginner students (your house or mine!) during evenings and weekends. ...

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Julia Horsnell

Piano Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Woolston
  • Styles: Classical, Jazz, Modern, Theory

Hi, my name is Julia. I graduated with a BMus(hons) in Performance Piano under Terence Dennis from the University of Otago in 2009. I began a PGDip in Studio Music Teaching after I graduated before moving up to Christchurch to begin teaching in the International School of Music Christchurch (ISM) group classes....

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Andy Genge

Guitar Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Central/Richmond
  • Styles: Rock, Pop, Country, Blues, Funk, Jazz, Slide, Acoustic, Electric

Andy has been playing guitar for 20 years and playing/gigging as a full time musician since completing his Diploma of Music at the CPIT Jazz School in 2001. He returned to study and complete his BMus (1st Class Honours) at Canterbury University in 2010. In addition to teaching privately and within local schoo...

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Danial Neale

Drum Lessons, Electric Bass Lessons, Guitar Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Opawa
  • Styles: Rock, Classic Rock, Hard Rock, Blues, Southern Rock, Heavy Metal, Death Metal, Black Metal, Grunge

Guitar and Drum tutor Danial Neale has 25 years of musical experience playing in bands as well as teaching both drums and guitar for the last 10 years.He operates his private tutoring business rockitCHCH and is also an itinerant music teacher and rock band mentor at St Martins School. ...

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Daniel Cooper

Organ Lessons | Keyboard Lessons, Piano Lessons, Singing Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Fendalton
  • Styles: Classical and modern.

Daniel has been playing the piano since a young age, featuring as a guest soloist in many concerts around the Canterbury region, participated in masterclasses nationally and internationally, with concert performances in New Zealand and Australia. Daniel has a passion for sharing the art of piano playing with ...

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Olaf Flint

Guitar Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Casebrook
  • Styles: Anything you like

My age is 17 and I am in my last year of high school, I have been playing guitar since I was 13 and am Planning on going to CPIT’s famous Jazz School next year. I’m a kid who needs some extra cash. I’m just enthusiastic about teaching, really. ...

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Jo-Ying Huang

Harp Lessons, Piano Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Burnside
  • Styles: Classical, Celtic to Pop

Jo-Ying Angela Huang was born in Taipei, Taiwan in 1982 and has resided in Christchurch, New Zealand since 1995. She started learning the harp when she was ten years old, and has studied under the tutelage of Carolyn Mills, the Principal Harpist of the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, and Helen Webby, the Principal H...

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Tom Harris

Piano Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Suburb: Central City
  • Styles: All styles! Including jazz, classical, latin, pop, blues...

Tom Harris is a Pianist and Keyboardist with a gift for teaching a wide range of styles. Tom has a degree in jazz piano, has played classical music from a young age, and was performing in Italy at the age of 17… But more importantly, Tom has a knack for sharing his insights with others. He is patient, e...

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Reuben Derrick

Clarinet Lessons, Saxophone Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

  • Suburb: Papanui
  • Styles: All Styles

I have been working professionally in New Zealand and Australia since 1997 as a performer, composer and music teacher. I have performed at jazz and creative music festivals and on recordings with top artists from both countries as well as with those visiting from abroad. My compositions include works for jazz orches...

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Helen Reddecliffe

Piano Lessons | Bassoon Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Heathcote Valley
  • Styles: Classical, Traditional

I teach traditional piano and musicianship skills across all genres of music. I also enjoy accompanying students on all instruments for exams and concerts, as well as coaching for the Aural component of the exams (ABRSM and Trinity). ...

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Yvette K. Bracefield

Singing Lessons | Piano Lessons | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Hornby
  • Styles: Baroque, classical, romantic, classical contemporary, pop, and folk.

Yvette K. Bracefield (DipABRSM, DipArts, DipATCL) is an experienced singing and piano teacher whose students have achieved highly. ...

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Jenny Johnson

Oboe Lessons | Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Spreydon
  • Styles: All styles

Principal oboist of the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, Jenny Johnson graduated from The University of Waikato with a Bachelor of Music with First Class Honors in 2008, and a Masters of Music with First Class Honors in 2009. While at The University of Waikato Jenny studied with two of New Zealand’s finest oboists...

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Zara Ballara

Singing Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Papanui
  • Styles: Classical and Music Theatre

Born in Christchurch, New Zealand, Zara began her formal vocal studies with Mary Adams Taylor and then with Emily Mair at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. She graduated in 1997 with a Masters Degree in performance and that same year left New Zealand for Britain. In 1998 Zara continued her Postgraduate...

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Alex Lashuk

Violin Lessons | Artist development, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons

  • Suburb: Fendalton
  • Styles: Classical, Modern

My name is Alex Lashuk. I am an experienced violin tutor and I teach students of all levels, but mostly beginners. I have experience with both children and adults. I began learning the violin at the age of 5 in Russia, where I received excellent training at the Moscow School of Music. When I moved to New Zealand, I ...

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Bogdan Kievski

Violin Lessons, Viola Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Wigram
  • Styles: Violin, Viola

Assistant Concertmaster of the CSO Bogdan Kievski was born and raised in Kiev, the capital of the Ukraine. At around 6 years of age, he showed a keen interest in the violin. Ten years later, upon graduating from the the Kiev Lysenko Special Music School, he was accepted into the Conservatory, in the class of the ren...

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Robert Bryce

Electronic Dance Music Production Lessons, Guitar Lessons | Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Mixing and Mastering Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: St Albans
  • Styles: Any

I am a young composer recently graduating from University of Canterbury with a Bachelor of Music. I have been playing music for 15 years starting off on guitar and progressing onto electronic music production with a passion for live performance and art music. Over the years I have studied and practiced many styles i...

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Cameron Oswin

Drum Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Riccarton/Burnside
  • Styles: Jazz, Metal, Latin/Afro-cuban, Rock, Hiphop, Funk, Electronic, you name it!

In 2009 Cameron completed his Diploma in Jazz Performance. He then relocated to Wellington and toured the country, playing with a wide variety of artists. In 2014, Cameron moved to Christchurch to complete his bachelor in musical arts and then trained at the New Zealand Graduate School of Education and is currently ...

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St Peter’s Youth Orchestra

Piano Lessons, Singing Lessons, Violin Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Upper Riccarton
  • Styles: one-to-one/ensemble

Khin-Wee (PhD, MEd, BCM, ATCL, LTCL, LGSM) coordinates the musical activities of St Peter’s Youth Orchestra (SPYO), which was set up to provide young (and not-so-young) musicians of the Upper Riccarton/Yaldhurst neighbourhoods of Christchurch and beyond the opportunity to play in an ensemble in a safe and whol...

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Noeline J Hobson

Clarinet Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Piano Lessons, Recorder Lessons, Violin Lessons | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring

  • Suburb: Beckenham
  • Styles: Classical and modern

I am a New Zealander, educated at Morrinsville Primary, Morrinsville College, Ardmore Teachers College, and Canterbury University. I have taught as a classroom teacher specialising in music for many years, and as an itinerant music teacher for several years, and have taught privately for all my adult life....

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Eleanor Sim

Singing Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Burnside
  • Styles: All styles

Eleanor is a trained primary and secondary teacher and brings a wealth of experience as a classroom teacher, school leader, choir director and as a private singing teacher. Eleanor continues to perform as a soprano soloist with many choirs throughout New Zealand and is a member of The Opera Club and chorus ...

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Martin Setchell

Organ Lessons | Theory Lessons

  • Suburb: Ilam
  • Styles: Classical keyboard

Born and educated in the north of England, Martin holds Honours degrees in both French and Music from the University of Exeter, and he was awarded both the Limpus and Shinn prizes when he received his Fellowship of the Royal College of Organists in London. Subsequently he undertook advanced studies in Classical orga...

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