Program Structure

Our purpose is to deliver to the community a high-quality music program, providing accessible installations to all our students.

Resonator Music & Tuition offer the best music tutors on the Northern Rivers. All our tutors are professional accredited educators and well-recognized musicians. All of them with current Working With Children Check in Australia. Some of them only offer individual lessons, and others offer group sessions with a maximum of 3 students per lesson.

Program Overview

  • Lessons are tailored for beginners to advanced and children through to adults.
  • Lessons are paid by 10 weeks terms, with online payment option in a Student Portal.
  • We reserve the right to modify the fees, which depends on the teacher, workshop or event.
  • All our 5 classrooms are disabled access.
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Music Lessons

Resonator Music provides a different level of music lessons for those wishing to learn a new instrument or performing their music skills.

The 10-week term program provides a basic, intermediate or advanced level knowledge of the theory, and practice of the instrument. The level depends on student knowledge and experience.

Our music lessons cover the following instruments:

  • Bajo
  • Cello
  • Clarinet
  • Double Bass
  • Drums (Acoustic and Electric)
  • Electric Bass
  • Flute
  • Guitar (Acoustic, Electric, Resonator, Slide guitar)
  • Harmonica
  • Music Theory
  • Mandolin
  • Percussion (djembe, bongos, congas, etc)
  • Piano & Keys
  • Production
  • Recorder
  • Saxophone
  • Trombone and Trumpet
  • Ukulele
  • Violin and Viola
  • Vocals / Singing

Packages and Plans


Piccolo Package is designed for new students that only book 10-weeks. This can be paid in full or in weekly installments. If the student is enrolled under this category, Resonator Music  cannot reserve the right to keep the time slot available for the student.


Rebel Package is designed for students with commitments during school holidays, but with the guarantee to come back next term. In this case, Resonator Music will reserve the right to keep the student’s original time slot


Rock Start Membership is a weekly or trimestral direct debit for a year, which allows the student to have the same time slot for the year.


Zoe Heflin Cello

Zoe Heflin


Bianca Urbina Violin

Bianca Urbina

Violin, Viola

Ian Mcfarlane Piano And Brass

Ian MacFarlane

Piano, Trumpet, Trombone

Elena Marcigot Sexophone And Clarinet

Elena Marcigot

Saxophone, Clarinet

Kate Gabbarelli Flute

Kate Gabbarelli


Michele Salaris Percussion

Michele Salaris

Percussion, Afro-Cuban Drums, Conga, Bongo

Simon Parkins Drums

Simon Parkins


Matthew Roach Drums

Matthew Roach

Drums, Vocal (RAP)

Luke Rosten Piano

Luke Rosten

Piano, Keyboard, Music Theory, Composition

Jessica Johnson Guitar And Piano

Jessica Johnson

Voice, Piano, Ukulele, Songwriting, Acoustic Guitar

Joaquin Brahm Guitar And Piano

Joaquin Brahm

Piano, Ukulele, Acoustic Guitar

Shenoa Southgate Voice And Piano

Shenoa Southgate

Voice, Piano, Guitar, Songwriting, music production

Michael Alvey Guitar

Michael Alvey

Piano, Ukulele, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Slide Guitar, Harmonica

Matt Day Guitar

Matt Day


Nicolas Lemits Guitar And Bass

Nicolas Lemits

Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar

George Urbaszek Bass

George Urbaszek

Bass, Double bass, 4/5/6- sting bass guitar, Ensemble

Nathan Petersen Ukulele And Folk

Nathan Petersen

Banjo, Slide, Ukulele, Resonator Guitar, Mandolin, Cigar box

Hamish Gordon Production

Hamish Gordon

Production, Audio production, Music for film, and Sound on film

Isaac De Heer Music Therapy

Isaac de Heer

Music Therapy

International School of Music

International School of Music

Music for Kids

Company Framework


Bring inspiration and innovation to every musician in the North Rivers region, facilitating online tools and a suitable space to learn music and buy musical instruments in a different way.


  • Challenging and developing each other facilitates progressive learning, improvement and accountability between our customers, suppliers and us.
  • Respectful open and supportive relationships to reinforce mutuality and mutual collaborative practice.


  • To be open
  • To be excellent
  • Build social value
  • Building communities
  • Student-centred learning
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, and passion.
  • We want to be continuously moving forward, innovating, and improving in the music field


Taking a common approach to develop and manage relationships and contracts to meet our strategic objectives and position ourselves as a trusted organization in the areas in which we operate and would like to operate.


Resonator Music is partners with The International School of Music, Ballina (ISM), which has its own organizational culture, principles, values, times and prices. ISM is managed by Mali Heflin. She is running the music classes for kids from 2 to 7 years old. ISM has its own equipment and teachers.

Resonator Music is provide special music services for people with special need through NDIS, DAISI (Ballina), and Music Therapy Specialist.

The International School Of Music