Allardice Music Studio

Guitar lessons taught online or in-person in Melbourne North and Victoria North East

Contact Details
Andrew Allardice

Music Teacher with Passion for Sharing Love of Music

Passionate musician with over 20 years of experience performing, composing, and teaching music. Skilled in guitar, bass, percussion, and looping. Proven ability to help students of all ages and abilities reach their full musical potential.


Performed in acoustic duos and played in local bars and cafes.
Lived and performed in Edinburgh, Scotland for two years.
Formed, managed, and wrote for soul, funk, and jazz bands North Carolina, North City, and Good Morning Kaos.
Completed a Bachelor of Music at Melbourne Polytechnic.

Proficient in guitar, bass, percussion, and looping.

Skilled in composition, recording, theory, and sight reading.

Happy to help students with repertoire, sight reading, and a broad range of genres.

Strong advocate for creativity and improvisation in music education.
Teaching Philosophy

I believe that music is a powerful tool for personal development and expression. I am excited to share my love of music with others and help them to reach their full musical potential. I am a strong advocate for creativity and improvisation in music education. I believe that students should be encouraged to explore their own musical voice and to express themselves through music.

I am available for private lessons and workshops. Please contact me to learn more about my teaching methods and availability.

Teaching Since
Qualifications and Awards
Bachelor Of Music - Melbourne Polytechnic, Advanced Diploma Melbourne Polytechnic, Diploma Of Music Melbourne Polytechnic
Music Lessons Provided
Guitar, Guitar Acoustic, Guitar Bass, Guitar Bass Electric, Guitar Electric
Blues, Contemporary, Country, Folk, Funk, Jazz, Latin, Metal, Modern, Modern Jazz, Pop, Punk, Rock, Swing, Traditional, World
Adult Learning, AMEB, Arranging, Aural Training, Band Coaching, Beat Making, Composition, Digital / Electronic, Gifted Children, Improvisation, Jazz Theory, Music History, Musicianship, Music Technology, Performances, Repertoire, Film / TV Scoring, Sight reading, Song Writing, Special Needs, Technique, Theory, Transposing
Child Checked, Police Checked, Comes To You
Areas Serviced
Online, Melbourne North, Victoria North East

Last Modified: 10 August 2023 at 1:54 PM