Our Singing Teachers In Sydney

Christian Lo Russo

Christian Lo Russo has earned gold and platinum records, ARIA nominations and Australian and international chart and radio success.

Christian is one of the principal songwriters and lead vocalist for band Amy Meredith who signed to Sony Records and Sony ATV Publishing. Their second single ‘Lying’ from the debut album ‘Restless’ went platinum and became one of the most played Australian works on radio that year. Amy Meredith toured Australia playing Big Day Out. They have supported Good Charlotte, Jessie J, The Bravery, and Cobra Starship along with their own sold out headline tours.

In the last two years, Christian has focused largely on songwriting and artist development, including assisting in the early development of ARIA award winning band, 5 Seconds of Summer. Christian worked with the band for 8 months advancing their vocal performance and preparing them for recording and touring. Christian co-wrote the tracks ‘Beside You’ and ‘Unpredictable’, which feature on the band’s EP and debut album (over 2 million copies sold worldwide). Christian co-wrote ’The Best Part’ with Taylor Henderson (X Factor) off his 2014 release Burnt Letters which charted at #1 ARIA charts and is certified gold. Christian also co-wrote Dami Im (X Factor) ‘Heart So Dry’ and ‘Speak Up’ off the 2014 release Heart Beats which reached top ten on the ARIA chart and top 50 on the South Korean charts.

Christian has worked with some of the world’s best songwriters and producers Including Sam Hollander (One Direction, Katy Perry) John Feldmann (Good Charlotte, The Used, The Veronicas) & Rich Costey (The Wombats, Foster the People, Muse). To name a few.

Other artists Christian has written with include: Jessica Mauboy, Good Charlotte, Hot Chelle Rae, The Veronicas, Illy, Delta Goodrem, Jarryd James & Timomatic.



Tegan Rogers

At 19 years old Tegan signed a publishing deal with Blindfaith Entertainment (SONYATV) and recorded her debut album with ARIA award winning Audius (Delta Goodrem, Jess Mauboy) and Snob Scrilla. Recently she has been recording and performing around the world with her band ‘Atlantis Awaits’. After utilising her adolescent years developing her craft as a performer and songwriter, Tegan began writing and recording original material from the age of 15.

Tegan was the songwriter and the lead vocalist for Canberra band Atlantis Awaits. in 200….They recorded their debut album in Los Aangeles with award winning producer Brandon Frieson (Nickleback, Avril Lavinge) and have toured and performed around the world including Indonesia, U.S.A and Warped Tour Australia.

For the last 7 years Tegan has been teaching singing from her own school. During this time she helped Guide and nurture emerging young talent and helped develop their vocal and performance skills. Singers such as ARIA award winning Nicole Millar (Peking Duck) are among some of Tegan’s elite students.



ASTA

Asta is an Australian recording artist starting her professional career in 2012 when she claimed the Triple j Unearthed High winning title. Beating 860 entrants and six finalists to the top spot with her debut single ‘My Heart Is On Fire’, which was also voted into position 50 in the Triple J Hottest 100 that year

Over the last few years Asta has continued to write and record songs for her debut album scheduled to be released at the end of 2015. She has toured across Australia on her own headline tours numerous times, whilst also playing Soundscape Festival, Pyramid Rock & Falls Festival around the country.

Asta has worked with some of Australia's most sort after writers and producers and her latest single ‘Dynamite’, features rapper Allday, and was mixed by Sam Littlemore (Peking Duk’s ‘High’), She has shared the stage with some of the biggest artist in the world, most recently supporting Ellie Goulding on her 2015 Sydney show at the Enmore theatre . Asta is ready to see how far she can take her voice and her explosive dance moves. To the world, this lady is ready to set fire to many hearts.....



Reese Szabo

Reese Szabo is a Sydney producer, songwriter, and session guitarist. After finishing his Bachelor of Audio Engineering, Reese began working and touring extensively around Australia and the world, most notably he supported Uk Artist Newtown Faulkner in 2013 and Andy Jordan's (Made in Chelsea) sold out UK tour in 2015.

in 2011 He was a finalist in the APRA development awards and was recently selected to be involved in APRA 2015 U.K Songhubs in . As a producer, Reese has worked out of many studios in Australia and around the world, most recently he spent a year writing at Tileyard Studios in the UK, in this time he worked/collaborated with a range of artists including The Temper Trap, Ben Adams (A1), Jon Hume (Evermore) and Spanish girl group 'Sweet California'. Reese wrote two songs on the Sweet California album which went to straight #1 on the Spanish album charts.

Reese has spent over a decade building and crafting his skills as a producer and an explosive guitarist. He continues to write, produce and play music all around the world and excels at developing and mentoring budding artists and helping turn them into finely tuned musicians"


Roberto De Sa

Roberto De Sa (Robby) Is a South African born Songwriter / Producer and guitarist based between Australia and the UK. As a guitarist, Robby has performed with many international acts such as : Enrique Iglesias / Ill divo / Westlife / Brian McFadden and Tina Arena to name a few. Robby has had the oppourtunity to work with many established Artists, Writers and Producers including :

  • Joel Little (Grammy Award winning producer - Lorde)
  • Alex Hope (Troye Sivan)
  • Pamela Shayne (Christina Aguilera ‘Genie in a Bottle’)
  • Lazonate Franklin (Lady Gaga/ Beyonce)
  • Timomatic (Australia’s Got Talent)
  • Emma Birdsall (The Voice Australia)
  • Taylor Henderson (X-Factor Australia)
  • 5 Seconds of Summer (Australian Rock Band)
  • Dami Im ( Xfactor / Eurovision)
  • Tina Arena (ARIA Award and World Music Award Winner)

Recently Robby has co-written, produced and mixed songs that have been released for artists including Tina Arena / Stan Walker / Taylor Henderson / Dami Im and Joe Moore.


Erin Marshall

Erin Marshall is a Sydney born songwriter and vocalist with over 10 years of experience within the music industry.

She began fronting bands as a lead singer straight out of school, then followed a natural progression into vocal session and voice over work. By 19 years of age, she landed a contract with children’s television show Hi-5 with the original cast, touring the world as a puppeteer and swing performer.

Upon returning home she began touring as the support act for Angus and Julia Stone and Newton Faulkner performing her own original material. She has also provided back up vocals to artists such as Delta Goodrem and the voice winner Karise Eden.

She’s performed at Splendour in the Grass as a featured vocalist, and this year has been touring alongside one of Triple J’s favourite bands, Art vs Science along with fellow Artist KLP.

In between performing her own shows, Erin is currently one of Sydney’s ‘go to’ top liners. She has written and performed on multiple tracks that have reached top 10 on the ARIA Club Charts via labels Sweat it Out, Sony, Ministry of Sound, One Love, Vicious Bitch, Nurvous Records, Neon, Of Leisure, Central Station and Armada.

She recently returned home from writing camps ‘The Bali Song Invitational’, ’50 songs in 5 days’ and ‘Songhubs Sydney’ where she collaborated with some of the biggest writers across the globe.

She loves working and writing with new talent and nurturing the parts of each individual that are unique..


Bianca

Bianca is a 24-year-old singer/songwriter based in Sydney. Writing and performing for over 10 years, she was a graduate of the Talent Development Project in 2011 and was signed as part of the duo “Max & Bianca” to Sony music Australia from 2012-2015.

Since venturing out on her own at the end of 2015, she has written and featured on many Australian and international releases including “Breaking me down” – Jennifer Lopez (Performed at the iHeartRadio Awards 2015), “Obsessed” – Joel Fletcher, “Take it All” – Tom Bull and “On the Run – Tyron Hapi” to name a few.

She continues to feature and write for more artists both locally and overseas and is also preparing her own music to be released in 2017.