Piano Programme Stephen provides an enjoyable programme of music tuition and appreciation suited to the interests and goals of each student.
Stephen Kerr, Musician
Tuition fees: 1/2 hour lesson (young beginners) $45
45 minute lesson $62 1 hour lesson (advanced students) $80
Lessons are conducted on a weekly basis at
Cancellation with less that 24 hours notice: $45
Stephenâ€™s private studio in Carlton North, using a Yamaha grand piano.
Students are encouraged to pursue their own area of musical interest, whether it be performance, preparation for AMEB or VCE examinations, or purely music for pleasure.
Accompanist fees: Rehearsal (45 minutes): $60 Junior Exam: $85 Senior Exam: negotiable Public performance: negotiable.
PIANO LESSONS including AMEB and VCE preparation Organ and Piano Performance Stephen Kerr 79 Curtain Street Carlton North VIC 3054 Phone: 0422 524 574 email: email@example.com
Instrumental and Vocal Accompaniment Music theory and VCE Tutoring
www.stephenkerr.com.au 0422 524 574
About Stephen holds Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Arts degrees as well as a Graduate Diploma in Education from The University of Melbourne.
He has been studying piano since the age of five, and after topping his year in music at The University High School went on to study under some of Australia’s pre-eminent concert pianists including Stephen McIntyre, Geoffrey Tozer, Michael Kieran-Harvey and Dr Ian Holtham. He has studied pipe organ with John O’Donnell and Douglas Lawrence and conducting under John Hopkins.
Accompanying Stephen is an experienced accompanist, working regularly with instrumentalists, vocalists and choirs. Stephen is available for accompanying at all levels for both AMEB and VCE exams and public performance. Stephen is an experienced organist and pianist for both wedding and funeral services.
Stephen has been Director of Music at Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Kew since 2003. Prior to that, he spent eight years at St James’ Old Cathedral as the Director of Music there.
Stephen is Conductor of the Kew Philharmonic Chamber Choir and also conducts for other organisations such as the Early Music Society of Victoria. He has many years teaching experience in his private studio and is a sought after accompanist. Stephen performs and conducts around Melbourne regularly and performed as pipe organ soloist in SaintSaëns’ Organ Symphony with the Boroondara Symphonic Band. He has recently performed solo recitals in New York and Toronto.
Music theory Music theory, aural skills and music history are taught within the piano tuition programme. More advanced theory tuition is available, catering to the individual student’s needs.
VCE Tutoring The VCE years can be very demanding. Many students benefit from the additional support of a private tutor for all components of the curriculum: performance, music analysis, aural training. Stephen has extensive experience tutoring VCE students towards achieving their goals and preparing for University entrance exams.