Jesse has been playing guitar for 12 years and teaching for 5 years. Having studied through the Berklee College of Music in Boston and at the Australian Institute of Music, Jesse has had the privilage of working closely with some of the biggest names in the guitar world; such as Steve Vai, Chris Brooks, Carl Dewhurst and Rod Mitchell to name a few.
Having studied in all sorts of genres such as Jazz, Acoustic, Classical, Blues, Funk, Soul, Gospel, Spanish Flamenco, Fusion, Rock, Metal, Progressive Rock/Metal, Pop, RnB, Rap and Hip hop. Jesse currently specialises in improvisation in all genres and lead guitar.
Whether you want to learn to play other artist's music on the acoustic or electric, write your own music or learn/compose solos like your favourite players, he can help! Through encouraging creativity amongst his students, Jesse keeps his lessons engaging, inspiring and fun!
Jesse offers tuition in the following:
- Music Theory
- Aural Training
- Live Performance
- Exam Preperation (HSC/AMEB/CPM)
Diana Rojas started singing when she was five years of age and has over of decade of live performance experience from her active involvement in English and Spanish community events.
She completed her first CPM Singing exam at the consevatorium of Music with the Australian Music Examination Board (AMEB) at the tender age of 9, for whichshe received a grade of High Distinction
She was one of the youngest students to ever complete their Level 1 exam. Diana has since completed all four of the Contemporary Popular Music (CPM) vocal exams for which she recieved Distinctions.
Since 2009, Diana has performed at many festivals and competitions, such as the Darling Harbour festival and the Bondi Festival. She also performs for festivals in her local community such as the ‘Bring it on Festival’ and charity events such as ‘Relay for life'.
Since 2012, Diana has performed annually at the Royal Easter Show and has been part of musical productions such as Oliver, Mackillop; (which toured Melbourne), Joseph and the Technicolour Dream Coat and The Wiz. All musicals were presented at the Seymour theatre, Sydney.
In 2013, Diana was selected to perform in Los Angeles with Catholic Schools Performing Arts (CaSPA).
Diana continues to perform, singing music in both English and Spanish, and wishes to continue with her passion for music for as long as she can.
Diana offers tuition in the following: