Meet Our Tutors


Matt Robinson | Guitar, Bass, Ukulele   Elise Gray | Clarinet, Saxophone   John Lawrie | Guitar, Bass, Ukulele

Matt Robinson, of ronbinsonics has been teaching guitar for 15 years. He can teach a range of styles and skill levels, including the ameb syllabus. As well as being a sought after live musician, matt has also featured prominenently in a studio setting, as a top session player. Matt is highly skilled in the art of guitar and pedal building, and has a natural knack for making things awesome.


Elise has been playing for 12 years. She is currently studying a Bachelor of Music Education at the Sydney Conservatorium. Having played in orchestras and stage bands, Elise enjoys both classical, big band and jazz music. Elise believes that music lessons should be enjoyable and beneficial to each individual student.


John has been playing guitar for as long as he could hold one, and has just finished his Bachelors degree in contemporary music at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. He has experience playing with bands both live and in the studio, and can teach guitar and bass in a large variety of genres. John loves helping students discover the joy of making music and grow in their playing.

Joanna Laub | Vocals   Ben Frank | Guitar   Charlotte Grieg | Piano

Jo has over 15 years experience teaching both children & adults. She is a qualified Secondary music teacher & thrives on identifying and uncovering her students potential. Jo specialises in supporting each student on their own personal journey with the voice and it’s connection to emotion and unique artistic expression.

  Ben has been playing and teaching guitar for 13 years. He has gigged extensively in Sydney as well as up and down the East Coast of Australia. Having completed his Bachelor of Music degree at the Australian Institute of Music in 2014, Ben can teach a range of styles and genres   Charlotte holds a Bachelor of Music (Music Education) from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and has taught classroom music in Sydney and London. She loves teaching people of all ages and skill levels and has a particular interest in adapting lessons to suit individual needs and reasons for learning.




Derby Timmins | Piano   Charlie McMurray | Drums    

Derby has been playing piano since she was 7 years old, achieving Ameb grade 8 in 2018. She is currently pursuing a certificate of performance while at uni studying speech pathology. She has a passion for making learning fun and loves nothing more than passing on her love for piano.

Charlie has been playing drums since 2013 and loves to play all genres but has a heightened passion for Jazz & Funk music. Charlie’s lessons are fun, filled with a combination of learning to read, learning new songs by ear and having fun jam sessions side by side on the kit! You may see him gigging at local cafes or band festivals around the Northern Beaches area. 
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