Bass Guitar, Composition, Guitar, Songwriting, Ukulele
Contemporary, popular, jazz, blues and rock
Wellington Conservatorium of Music, Jazz Studies - Guitar. Grade 6 Theory, Trinity College Grade 4 Pianoforte, ABRSM .
Skills and expertise
Brett teaches all ages and abilities following a path of musical education through the musical tastes of students. With guitar being a relatively easy instrument to pick up and then be creative, Brett quickly has students finding their niche and enjoyment.
Core competencies include: Written music and notation, harmonic knowledge, playing by ear, songwriting and composition, developing performance confidence, recording, band or group development, project management.
Guitar skillset: Scales and modal systems, chords systems and families, rhythm /percussion, improvisation, two handed tapping, odd times, fingerstyle, thumb-picking, plectrum, singing and playing, playing with other people and performing.