Bernie Maitri is a Melbourne-based pianist, vocalist, composer, producer and educator with over 15 years teaching experience. He was awarded his Associate in Music, Australia (AMusA) in 2006 and has subsequently worked as a teacher and accompanist while undertaking tertiary studies in Psychology. Since 2015, Bernie has continued his musical development under the guidance of Associate Professor Ronald Farren-Price AM – Principal Fellow of the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music, where he is currently completing his Bachelor of Music in piano performance. Specialising in classical piano, Bernie also has a keen interest in contemporary music. He has extensive experience performing as a vocalist/guitarist and producing experimental electronic music on Ableton Live. Bernie draws on a wide range of influences in his compositional style, including
classical, jazz, progressive rock, minimalism, electroacoustic music and noise art. Bernie takes a holistic approach to musical education, offering personalised lessons catering to the student’s individual interests and musical goals. Lessons are well-rounded, incorporating music theory, technical work, aural training and sight-reading. He enjoys supporting students in preparation for AMEB examinations if that is something they wish to pursue.
Bernie currently has lesson slots available on Wednesdays at High Street Music Preston. Our music lessons service Melbourne’s northern suburbs including Preston, Ivanhoe, Heidelberg, Reservoir, Thornbury, Northcote, Bundoora, Coburg, Bellfield, Kingsbury, Fawkner, Thomastown and Lalor.
For bookings and enquiries call us on 03 9077 8343 or fill out our booking form.