TEACHERS


At ROCKGOD MUSIC SCHOOL our music teachers have either studied music at University and/or are Professional Musicians in BANDS that GIG and actually live & breath ROCK'N'ROLL!

Our teachers not only teach you great theory but will also pass on valuable knowledge from real world experience. Our band class teachers will prepare your for your first live performance and will work on improving your stage craft. Isnt live performance what it's all about?

Our Teachers are professional and will listen to what you want to do, as well as guide you in the best direction on your musical journey.

 

JONNY GARDINER - PRINCIPAL, GUITAR TEACHER; BAND CLASSES & PRIVATE LESSONS

Jonny Gardiner is the creator of ROCKGOD MUSIC SCHOOL. He is a seasoned (nice word for old) singer, guitarist, songwriter, performer who has worked & written with some of Australias best musicians. Jonny is currently fronting Australias No 1 Party Band, The Neville's whom are best known for their stint on Channel 9s "The Footy Show" . Jonny is also a highly regarded musician / guitarist who has recently toured Australia with some of the worlds best tribute artists. 

Some of his career highlights include

* Lead Singer / Lead Guitarist in "The Neville's" - Australia’s favourite Party Band. Former house band on "The Footy Show" from 2003 till present.

* Touring Guitarist (and sometimes Musical Director) for Abstract Entertainment from 2014 playing with International tribute artists including Elvis to the Max, Songs in the Key of Motown, The Sun Records All Stars, The Kings of Country, Elvis: An American Trilogy and many more.

* Guitarist & Musical Director at the Elvis Parkes Festival in 2018 & 2019 with International ETA's including Ben Thompson & Ted Torres. 

* Performing in the house band on "The Footy Show" in 2007 & 2008.

* Performing / Recording with the Jon Stevens band in Los Angeles in 1999.

* The Nevilles were pre match entertainment during the 2009 N.R.L. Semi Final season performing at Suncorp Stadium to 52,000.

* Released first Solo Album titles "Contagious" in 2009.

*  3 songs on "Contagious" were nominated for awards by A.P.R.A (Australian Performing Rights Association) and A.S.A (Australian Songwriting Association). 

* A member of Sydney Power Pop band Montana with whom released CD titled "Bubblegum Love" in 2000, performing gigs at the Glenworth Valley festival, The Olympic Games Last Lap and The Hordern Pavillion.

* Several international appearances with the Nevilles including corporate gigs in Hawaii, Fiji, Malaysia and pre match entertainment in Hong Kong Stadium before the Rugby Union Bledisloe Cup in 2010.

* Over 2000 live performances to with an averaging 150 shows per year in some of Sydneys / Central Coasts finest establishments.

Jonny brings a wealth of experience & passion to his position at ROCKGOD and is committed to providing the best results for the students. He strongly believes in the importance of live performance for musicians and will do everything possible to get the students out doing gigs in real venues. He believes that music should be fun and should be driven by passion, which comes from within.


www.jonnygardiner.com
www.thenevilles.com.au

ALEX MYERS - GUITAR TEACHER; BAND CLASSES & PRIVATE LESSONS

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SALVATORE TROPIANO - GUITAR TEACHER; BAND CLASSES & PRIVATE LESSONS

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CONNOR DERRING - GUITAR TEACHER; BAND CLASSES & PRIVATE LESSONS

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CYPRESS BARTLETT - DRUM TEACHER; PRIVATE LESSONS

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KAYNE BUTLER - DRUM TEACHER; PRIVATE LESSONS

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MIA ISOARDI - VOICE & PIANO; PRIVATE LESSONS

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ANTHONY COLLINS - BASS GUITAR; PRIVATE LESSONS

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For those about to ROCK ....... we can teach YOU!
1/9 Brooks Ave WYOMING NSW 2250. CENTRAL COAST NSW only 5 mins from GOSFORD CBD.
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