Tuition & Masterclasses

Private Tuition 

• Personalised Percussion lessons from an award-winning professional musician, frequently in demand both nationally and internationally as a performer and educator. 

• Hobby player?  School student?  Aspiring Professional?  All skill levels and ages are welcomed.  Let me share my love and passion for percussion with you - experience the joy of percussive music-making!  I will help you achieve your goals in a supportive and fun environment. 

• Quality assured - I pride myself on giving each student a solid technical foundation and tailor an individual program for each person.

• All classical percussion instruments available for tuition: Timpani, Marimba, Xylophone, Snare Drum, Tambourine, Triangle, etc.

• Trinity and AMEB syllabus teaching available.

• No lock-in commitments - have lessons at a frequency that suits you.  We will work at a pace that suits your lifestyle. 

• Do not let doubts or impairments hold you back - my past students have included those that are hearing impaired.  Anything is possible!

• I hold a current Working With Children Check and Blue Card.

Please contact for more information.

Workshops, Tutoring and Masterclasses

Brent has experience providing inspirational workshops and masterclasses for all skill levels - from beginner to professional.  He has also provided professional development sessions to music teachers.  

Please contact me to discuss further how I can tailor my expertise to suit your requirements.

Some of the areas I specialise in, are:

Orchestral and Ensemble Tutoring
Preparing percussion and timpani sections for performance.

Timpani and Percussion Masterclasses 
  Striving to achieve the most out of your solo repertoire in a supportive, thought-provoking and inspiring environment.  Gain tools to assist perfecting technique, tone production, musicianship and confidence.

Percussion Pedagogy Workshops
Professional development sessions designed for teachers (percussion specialist teachers and multi-instrumental teachers).  Focus topics can include: pedagogical nuances for different age groups, the importance of correct technique, problem solving in repertoire, instrument care & maintenance, how to approach mallet choice, and so on.

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