• Meet Our Instructors

  • Adrian - Guitar Teacher

    Adrian Duke discovered his passion for music and guitar as a teenager and has been developing his craft ever since. In 2011, Adrian attained a Bachelor of Music from the Box Hill Institute of TAFE majoring in performance. Whilst completing tertiary studies, he began his career as a guitar teacher.
    Adrian is a member of the progressive rock band Terrestrials. The band performs regularly throughout Australia and are always busy composing new material. Adrian also performs regularly in cover bands.

    Adrian specialises teaching in contemporary electric and acoustic guitar tuition, focusing on technique, improvisation, groove, reading, writing, student specific approaches to theory and learning the songs you love. His lessons are friendly and relaxed with a strong emphasis on achieving the goals of the student whilst having fun.

     

  • Geoff - Guitar & Bass Teacher

    Geoff Townsend has spent a lifetime as a guitarist and bassist both in the UK and on the Melbourne scene with bands like Gentry, The John St.Peters Band, and the Ten Pound Tourists, and backing various artists.

    Geoff has taught music in secondary schools and is a VIT registered teacher.

    Equally at home with rock, blues, jazz, folk and country styles, Geoff is an enthusiastic teacher currently performing with veteran rock band Blast Tango and jazz outfit Helibopter.