Guitar lessons from a friendly qualified teacher! Classical, Flamenco, Rock'n'Roll, Theory, Improv, AMEB/VCE. Whatever you're into we've got it covered. Now also offering lessons on Mandolin, Ukelele and Tenor Banjo. Media Luna will tailor lessons to your needs, from basic essentials to advanced theory and technique.Josh is a music graduate from both the Victorian College of the Arts (2010) and the West Australian Academy of Performing Arts (2001). I've studied with many of the worlds most renowned Classical Guitar teachers including Antony Field, Jonathan Paget, Ben Verdery (USA), Remi Boucher (CANADA), Ricardo Gallen (SPAIN) and Craig Ogden (UK) Though Josh specializes in Classical and Flamenco guitar though he has also performed extensively as a lead guitarist with several different rock bands over the past 14 years throughout Australia and the US. His bands have shared the stage with many national and international acts from Metallica to the Black Eyed Peas to the Misfits.In my teaching of contemporary/electric guitar I stress to my students there is a lot more to playing in a band than just really knowing your instrument. I cover skills ranging from booking, management, stage presence, equipment upkeep to everything in between that's necessary to succeed in today's music industry.Josh currently performs extensively on the Banjo and Mandolin in the Celtic Punk group, The Ramshackle Army. This has led to an artist endorsement with Deering Banjos in California, a record deal with East Grand Records in Michigan and full European distribution of his latest LP in Europe with Hep-Town Records in Sweden. Whatever style of music you're into or whatever goals you have in mind please get in touch for a chat.
Since first picking up a guitar at age twelve and enjoying the immense boost in self-
confidence and artistic expression music has given him since then, Josh Aveling has
been passionate about sharing these valuable life skills with children and adults alike.
With two bachelor degrees in music performance from the prestigious Western
Australia Academy of Performing Arts and also the Victorian College of the Arts,
Josh brings seven years of tertiary classical music study, 22 years of performance
experience, and twelve years of full-time teaching to the table with Media Luna
Josh has performed all over Australia and America as a classical, flamenco, and rock
guitarist, as well as playing mandolin and banjo, having recently secured an
international endorsement with Deering Banjos from California.
Josh specializes in teaching Spanish flamenco, classical, blues and rock guitar, and
possesses a current Victorian Working With Children check.
Bachelor of Music Performance (Repertoire) - Victorian College of the Arts
Advanced Diploma of Performing Arts - West Australian Academy of Performing Arts
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