Michael Westlake

Guitar, Piano, Voice Music Teacher and Accompanist


• Classically trained pianist, composer, teacher.
     • Played and taught professionally for 30 years.
     • Experienced in playing jazz, pop, Afro Cuban,,chamber music, theatre, as session musician , recording production, arranging and song writing.
     • Lessons are tailored to  students' needs and aspirations but emphasis is put on practice methods and ear training.
     • The practice methods I teach are proven to universally work with a 6 year old or  a 65 year old.
     • Taking exams, or not, is the students' decision.
     • Most of my students who apply for tertiary music have successful auditions.

     •  Lesson rates :   $35/ 30mins   ,  $ 60 / 60 mins at Ballarat studio.   $40 / 30mins, $70 / 60mins at students Homes Bayside Melbourne.

       Ballarat lessons- Sun-Fri noon.   Bayside Melb lessons Fri ,Sat.

     •  I also teach guitar and singing and play percussion, electric bass and Ukelele ....:)

Check out my YouTube channel


Contact Details

Michael Westlake

0409 211 606


Send an eMailmichaelcycle@ozemail.com.au

Webb Ave
VIC 3350


Regions Serviced

Ballarat VIC, Country Victoria, Melbourne, Melbourne South

Ballarat, Brighton , Elsternwick, Albert Park, St Kilda, Elwood

Teacher's Home, Student's Home

Instruments and Subjects

Guitar, Piano, Voice

Digital and Electronic Music Production, Musicianship

Styles and Specialities

Classical, Jazz, Modern

AMEB Exams, Adult Learning, Auditions, Band Coaching, Composition


Lesson Format and School Activities

One-on-One Lessons

School Classroom Teaching (Fully-trained), School Instrumental Teaching

Qualifications and Experience

BEd(Music) / Professional musician


Security Details


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Last updated: 17-Dec-2019 05:58 PM

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