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85 lecturers found

  • Andrew Smith

    Academic Lecturer

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    Andrew Smith is a Sydney-based saxophonist at the forefront of classical saxophone in Australia. Andrew was awarded both a B.Mus (Hons) and M.Mus from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

  • Peter Smith

    Academic Lecturer

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    Peter Smith is a multi-instrumentalist with experience as a performer, musicologist, conductor, recording artist and audio engineer. Highlights of Peter's extensive performance career include the Balmain Sinfonia, Strathfield Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Chamber Opera, Wollongong Symphony Orchestra.

  • Carol Starkey

    Academic Lecturer

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    Carol Starkey’s singing career began when she joined the 1984 Australian and South East Asian tour of Jesus Christ Superstar starring Marcia Hines.  This led to a near-constant stream of major theatrical, cabaret and fringe theatre shows.

  • Stephen Zrnic

    Workshop Teacher

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    Stephen Zrnic is a session guitarist, award-winning producer, mixer, songwriter, sound engineer and co-owner of Messiah Studios.

  • Dr. Veronica Stewart

    Academic Lecturer


    A passionate singer and educator, Vee Stewart has worked alongside elite musicians, including Grammy award winner David Pack, Grammy award-nominated Jazz pianist Patrice Rushen (Temptations, Chaka Khan, Babyface), and Grammy award-winning producer and drummer, Ricky Lawson (Michael Jackson, Phil Collins, Brian McKnight).

  • Kim Thomas

    Academic Lecturer

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    Previous manager of The Whitlams, Kim brings his immense knowledge of touring, marketing and management – combined with his specialist skills in music accounting and funding – to every class he teaches within the Bachelor of Entertainment Management degree.

  • Matt Tinkler

    Academic Lecturer

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    Matt Tinkler is an electronic music producer, composer, audio engineer and educator. After completing a Bachelor of Music (Composition and Music Production) at the Australian Institute of Music in 2016, Matt went on to complete a Bachelor of Music (Honours) (Interactive Composition) at the University of Melbourne in 2018, furthering his capabilities as a composer and producer.  […]

  • Jake Tyler

    Vocal Coach

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    Since graduating from AIM, Jake has been a part of Squabbalogic productions such as Kiss Me Kate! and The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas. He toured with Echelon Productions as George in Treasure Hunt, to later join the Australian Shakespeare Company in Jungle Book – The Next Chapter. He has performed alongside American composer John Bucchino and invited to perform with international star Adele in her Australian tour in 2017.

  • Daniel Wallace-Crabbe

    Academic Lecturer

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    Daniel Wallace-Crabbe has worked as a lecturer at AIM since 2008. He is also a casual lecturer/ tutor at Sydney University. Daniel is a composer/arranger and performer, who works across many different styles of music: from Cuban jazz, Argentine tango to contemporary classical.

  • Samantha Walton

    Academic Lecturer

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    Sam Walton is a singer and musician with a passion for live performance. She began her music career in London, where she was mentored by one of the UK’s most highly regarded vocal coaches, Joshua Alamu (Little Mix, Fleur East, Joss Stone, The Voice UK, Pop Idol) and performed at numerous venues across the UK and Europe. 

  • Dr. Tim Willis

    Academic Lecturer

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    Tim Willis is an academic and professional musician based in Melbourne. He has been an active contributor to the Melbourne jazz scene since moving from France in 2009 .  Tim obtained his Bachelor of Music from the School of Music at the Australian National University before going on to complete his PhD in Music Performance – Jazz from Monash University’s Zelman Cowen School of Music.  Tim’s band Tim […]

  • Dr. Wojciech Wisniewski

    Academic Lecturer

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    Dr Wojciech Wisniewski is a pianist, pedagogue and author currently residing in Sydney, Australia. Born in Poland, Wojciech graduated from the Fryderyk Chopin Academy of Music in Warsaw (Poland) shortly before arriving in Australia in 2004.

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