Explore our inspirational lecturers to see who you’ll be studying under.


9 lecturers found

  • Adrian Bolland


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    Adrian Bolland is one of Australia’s most experienced and celebrated audio experts. As a producer, engineer and mixer, he’s been credited with a long list of hit singles and albums for artists such as The Divinyls, Slim Dusty, The Little River Band, Leo Sayer, Vince Jones, Gangajang, The Rockmelons, Celibate Rifles,  Severed Heads, Margaret Urlich and many others. In 1993 he won the ARIA Award for Engineer of the Year.

  • Jonathan Dower

    Academic Lecturer

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    Jonathan Dower is a composer, musician and producer with extensive experience in the film, music, art, theatre and advertising industries. Jonathan’s primetime TV credits include Packed to the Rafters, Bondi Rescue, Cybershack, Embedded and About Men.  

  • Chris Fields

    Academic Lecturer

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    Chris is an in-demand drummer/percussionist and a leading collaborator with musicians from all over the world.  He has performed with countless artists including Olivia Newton-John, Barry Gibb, Sandy Evans, Bobby Singh and many more. 

  • Ken Francis

    Academic Lecturer

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    Ken Francis has been a musician since his teens. Ken has played guitar in rock, jazz, pop & R&B bands and toured with acts including Air Supply, Sharon O’Neill, Matt Finish, Rick Price and Tommy Emmanuel.

  • Scott Henderson

    Academic Lecturer

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    Scott Henderson is an experienced sound engineer and music producer. A transplant from the U.S. in 2007, he completed the Bachelor of Music (Audio) at AIM and a Master’s degree majoring in the Recording Arts from Macquarie University.   Early in his career, Scott’s focus was managing full time daily studio and production facility operations, designing and delivering audio engineering courses, as well as overseeing lecturers and audio content across Sydney […]

  • Dr. Gary Holgate

    Head of Learning and Teaching

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    Dr. Gary Holgate is a highly qualified music academic and a seasoned musician. As an upright and electric bass player, Gary has performed and recorded with many acclaimed jazz artists including Kevin Hunt, Grace Knight, Bill Risby, Joy Yates and Dave MacRae as well as his own band Jazz Nouveau.

  • George Makras

    Academic Lecturer

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    George Makras brings his extensive knowledge in music production, composition and audio to his teaching role at AIM. A long-time member of the AIM Audio and Composition & Music Production Departments, George’s understanding of digital technology and digital audio workstations makes him an indispensable resource for many students.  In 2006 George was certified as a Level One Apple Certified Pro Logic Trainer. George […]

  • Glen Phimister

    Academic Lecturer

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    Glen Phimister is a highly experienced audio engineer who has worked with some of the greatest artists in Australian and international music. He started his career in the early 70s at London’s legendary Trident Studios, assisting a steady stream of major acts such as Queen, Elton John, David Bowie, and Harry Neilson.

  • Aaron Robuck

    Senior Instructor

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    Aaron is an actor, writer, director, musical director, choreographer, producer and AIM graduate. Aaron’s credits as a choreographer include Into the Woods directed by Tyran Parke, Lucky Stiff directed by Barry Quin and most recently, Reefer Madness directed by Paul Geddes.


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