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


87 lecturers found

  • Jeremy Sawkins

    Academic Lecturer

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    Sydney-based guitarist Jeremy Sawkins has been an active member of the Australian music community since the late 1970’s. As well as being a composer/bandleader, Jeremy has shared the stage and recording studios with Jackie Orszacsky, Tina Harrod, Tom Burlinson, Grace Knight, Darren Percival, Katie Noonan, Kate Miller-Heidke, Wendy Matthews, Lloyd Swanton, Bernie McGann, James Morrison, Monica Trapaga and many more.

  • Robert Sedky

    Academic Lecturer

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    Robert John Sedky is a Melbourne-based musician and composer. While his first passion is composition, he has worked extensively as a session player, producer and solo recording artist.

  • 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.

  • 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. 

  • Jason Weir

    Academic Lecturer/ESOL and Foundation Lecturer

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    Jason Weir is a multi-instrumentalist and vocalist with over 25 years experience as a session musician, band member, songwriter, composer and producer. A veteran of over 1500 professional shows, he has played The London Forum, The Marquee Club, Maleny/Woodford and Port Fairy Folk Festivals, Splendor In the Grass, The Espy, The Basement and many more.