Find out more about the teachers available this semester.
Rita Myo Han
Rita Myo Han is an accomplished guitarist with extensive experience in live performance and teaching. She can teach a variety of styles including rock, pop, punk, acoustic, blues, metal and jazz and can also teach ukulele. Rita is currently on leave from Sound Centre as she completes her final practical placement for her Bachelor of Secondary Education (Music Major and Instrumental Music Minor) from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts.
Brandon is a versatile and experienced musician, he has been gigging around Perth and Australia with various bands for the last few years. From original bands in genres from folk all the to grunge, to cover bands playing top 40's and classic hits.
Confident on Bass, Acoustic & Electric Guitar as well as Ukulele. Brandon’s lessons are always tailored to each child, using songs and genres they enjoy to teach the fundamentals of their instrument in technique and theory. Brandon has AMEB training and is a WAAPA graduate (Advanced Diploma and Bachelor of Music). Brandon’s easy going personality ensures lessons are in a relaxed atmosphere where students feel confident to interact and achieve their goals.
Jose Giraldo has over 40 years’ experience as a classical and flamenco guitarist. He has studied and performed extensively with world renowned guitarists, both in Australia and overseas (particularly Spain and South America). He has been passing on his extensive musical knowledge through teaching for almost 20 years.
Jordan Abel has been playing the guitar since he was 9, and has been playing the drums since he was 12. Jordan is heavily influenced by the Contemporary genre, and can teach an array of genres, including Blues, Reggae, RnB, Soul, Rock, Fusion and many more, along-side a detailed look into music theory. Jordan has had many years of experience in the live music scene, playing guitar and drums for many bands on stage, and in the studio. Jordan is currently studying at WAAPA, doing his 3rd year of the Bachelor in Contemporary Music Performance Course. Jordan takes a lot of time to tailor his lessons for each specific student, and makes sure that learning their instrument is one of their favourite things to do.
Our guitar teachers are extremely skilled and versatile and can teach electric guitar, acoustic steel string guitar and nylon string classical guitar in a wide variety of styles including classical, flamenco, rock, country, folk, contemporary, jazz and blues. Our teachers are all able to teach music notation, tab and theory.
Fact Sheet: Guitar Lessons