Liam is a Queensland based musician and performer. With his roots in percussion and a passion for teaching, performing, and management, Liam received his Bachelor of Music in 2015. His influences include the 1996 sixties-inspired rock ’n’ roll film “That Thing You Do”, the Finn Brothers, and the Wiggles. This music, and much more has shaped his knowledge of a vast range of music genres, along with his teaching and performing experiences.Liam has been involved with the Brisbane Regional Youth Orchestra (BRYO) as a member, augmenting player, and more recently as the forward planner on the executive committee. Liam has also worked with the Australian Youth Orchestra as an Arts Administrator during the national music camp in 2014. An avid promoter of the arts, Liam has recorded and performed for multiple community theatre musical projects and productions, including Queensland Music Festival’s “Under this Sky” in 2015, and is currently the Music Director of SQUIDS Theatre Company’s production of Bring It On, opening in September.
Virginia Gavazzi – Piano – Wednesday afternoons
Virginia Gavazzi graduated from the Queensland Conservatorium of Music in 2016, majoring in classical piano performance. She located to Australia from her native Italy in 2013, and has been teaching piano in Brisbane since. She is an accomplished singer/songwriter, and has been reviewed in Jamsphere music magazine. Virginia brings her skills as a singer/songwriter and composer to her lessons, giving students a chance to write, compose and improvise their own music.