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 an online payment option in a Student Portal.
  • We reserve the right to modify the fees, which depend on the teacher, workshop, or event.
  • All our 5 classrooms are disabled access.
  • All music lessons are available 7 days of the week.
Program Overview

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

Cancellation fees apply for all our Packages and Plans.  See more terms and conditions

MEET OUR MUSIC TEACHERS

Phoebe Neumann Violin

Phoebe Neumann

Violin

Kate Gabbarelli Flute

Kate Gabbarelli

Flute

Elena Marcigot Saxophone

Elena Marcigot

Saxophone, Clarinet

Luke Rosten Piano

Luke Rosten

Keyboard, Music Theory, Composition, Piano

Ian Mcfarlane Piano teacher

Ian MacFarlane

Trombone, Music Theory, Composition, Piano, Songwriting, Trumpet

Shenoa Southgate Voice And Piano

Shenoa Southgate

Songwriting, music production, Voice, Piano, Guitar

Grace Brown Voice teacher

Grace Brown

Guitar, Voice

Jessica Johnson Guitar And Piano

Jessica Johnson

Ukulele, Songwriting, Voice, Acoustic Guitar, Piano

Michael Alvey Guitar

Michael Alvey

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

Mark Mulder Guitar teacher

Mark Mulder

Bass, Guitar, Ukulele

Matt Day Guitar

Matt Day

Guitar

Joaquin Brahm Guitar And Piano

Joaquin Brahm

Ukulele, Acoustic Guitar, Piano

Nathan Petersen Ukulele And Folk

Nathan Petersen

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

Bass Lessons

George Urbaszek

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

Michele Salaris Percussion

Michele Salaris

Afro-Cuban Drums, Conga, Bongo, Percussion

Simon Parkins Drums

Simon Parkins

Drums

Matthew Roach Drums

Matthew Roach

Vocal (RAP), Drums

Hamish Gordon Production

Hamish Gordon

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

Music Therapy

Isaac de Heer

Music Therapy

International School of Music

International School of Music

Music for Kids

Company Framework

VISION

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.

PRINCIPLES

  • 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.

VALUES

  • 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

PURPOSE

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.

Partnerships

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

Ballina Shire Concert Band has been performing since 1883 & is possibly the longest continuous serving band in Australia. They perform a variety of music, such as movie themes, contemporary songs, marches, hymns & popular tunes.

Special guests in the Make Music Day 2021: "The Battle of the Concert Bands" hosted by Resonator Music.

Ballina Shire Concert Band Small