Clarinet lessons are available with Ben Samuels (all levels), and Jeremy Rose (all levels). All levels and ages of student are welcome, including those preparing for HSC and university auditions. Lessons can focus on classical repertoire and exams, or on jazz, or any mix of the two.
You could take clarinet lessons with Ben Samuels (B.Mus, hons)
Teacher of jazz & classical saxophone, clarinet, and flute.
Ben Samuels is a clarinet and sax teacher with a Bachelors degree in classical woodwind performance from Sydney Conservatorium of Music and and honours in jazz saxophone from Monash University. He is experienced teaching students from primary school through to adults. He is familiar with the NSW HSC music syllabus and can prepare students for HSC performance. He can also prepare his students for AMEB exams or similar, with good results.
As a performer Ben has played with groups and artists including The Australian Art Orchestra, Sandy Evans, the Splinter Orchestra, and The Monday Club. He also leads his own in-demand group the No!BS Quartet.
Ben is an organised, effective teacher who combines patience and enthusiasm with an easy rapport with his dedicated students. Motivated and highly motivating, Ben is a wonderful teacher. Highly recommended!
Or, you could take clarinet lessons with Jeremy Rose, B.Mus, PhD.
Teacher of jazz & classical clarinet, saxophone, flute, and composition.
Available Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Jeremy Rose is a noted Australian and international saxophonist, clarinetist, composer, bandleader, and recording artist. His projects include acclaimed groups The Strides and The Vampires. He is a two-time participant in the Banf Creative music workshops and is a graduate if the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.
Rose has received numerous awards, including the 2009 Bell Award for Young Australian Jazz Artist, BBM Award, and an Australian Postgraduate Award to study for Masters in Music (Composition) with Matthew Hindson at the Sydney Conservatorium.
As a composer, Jeremy has written and received commissions from the Kuring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra, SSO Fellowship, Sirens Big Band and Compass Quartet. His 2011 work ‘River Meeting Suite’ on the Compass Quartet album ‘Ode to an Auto Rickshaw’ was a finalist in the 2012 Art Awards for Best Jazz Work.
He is now taking students at the Jazz workshop for clarinet lessons, saxophone, and composition lessons.