Jake fosters intrinsic motivation and inspires his students with lessons purpose built for the individual.
Teaching students from beginner to university level.
Jake offers 1 on 1 drum kit and Ableton / music production lessons.
Rates: $37 p/half $70 p/hour
Past educators include:
- Mark Guiliana (David Bowie)
- Deantoni Park’s (Sade, John Kale, The Mars Volta)
- Arthur Hnatek (Tigran Himasyan)
- Chris Allison (Plini, Instrumental Adj.)
- Brody Simpson.
Jake Morton is a professional session drummer with just under two decades of experience behind the kit. His regular collaborators include Electrik Lemonade, Nap Wars, Pending? and many more. His passion for music has been bolstered through tuition with globally acknowledged virtuosos such as Mark Guiliana (David Bowie), Arthur Hnatek (Tigran Himasyan) Chris Allison (Plini, Instrumental Adj.) and Brody Simpson. He is also a current participant at Deantoni Park’s (Sade, John Kale, The Mars Volta) “Technoself School of Philosophy,” which is a private and decentralized institution training creative technologists to thrive in the ever-changing music industry.
Jake's contributions have seen him tour most of Australia and garner multiple nominations at the Gold Coast Music Awards and Australian National Live Music Awards. Outside of his extensive performance portfolio he also works as a professional audio engineer and record producer at Serotonin Productions studio on the Gold Coast. Jake holds a Bachelor of Popular Music with Honours, with his thesis investigating asymmetric rhythms. In the classroom, Jake fosters intrinsic motivation and aims to inspire his students with lessons purpose built for the individual. In the past, his students have entered tertiary education as a result of his teachings.
Jake's purpose built studio is fully equipped to serve the needs of any student looking to learn to play drums or record their own music. The headphone monitoring system and recording console allows us to perform along and record play-throughs of your favourite songs!
Jake also freelances as a record producer at www.serotoninproductions.com
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