Our People - Academy of Music and Performing Arts | AMPA

Our People

If the curriculum is the backbone, the heart of AMPA is its staff.

AMPA boasts some of the highest calibre teaching and professional staff in Australia - each bringing a wealth of experience and knowledge in their fields. AMPA staff are engaging, innovative, and share the same vision and enthusiasm for developing students to realise their potential.

 

MUSIC 

 Executive Dean
ian-bofinger
 Prof. Ian Bofinger

 Head of Music
liz
 Dr Elizabeth Jones



 Head of Contemporary Music
& Industry Engagement
jamie
 Jamie Rigg

Harmony & Analysis & Music History

1 2
 Claire Trevelyan

 

 Ear Training  
Sean Moloney
 Sean Moloney

 Music History
williamcoyle
 William Coyle

 Music History & Classical Ensemble
christoph
 Christoph Blickling

 Contemporary & Jazz Performance
gavin
Gavin Ahearn

 Piano & Classical Performance
wojciech
 Dr Wojciech Wisniewski

 Piano (Classical)
nancy
Nancy Yi

 Piano & Ensemble (Classical)
suzanna hlinka
 Dr Suzanna Hlinka

 Piano & Ensemble (Classical)
quang
Quang Hong Luu

 Piano & Ensemble (Classical)
christina han
 Christina Han

 Violin (Classical)
dominic
Dominik Przywara

 Brass, Conducting & Ensemble
jinwon
 Jinwon Chang

 Harmony & Composition
Anton Koch
Anton Koch

 Voice (Classical)
korenlia
 Kornelia Perchy

 Voice (Classical)
sena
 Sena Lee

 Voice (Classical & Opera) 
arax
 Arax Mansourian

 Voice (Jazz)
Rebekkah Neville
 Rebekka Neville


 

 Voice (Contemporary & Jazz)
linda-taylor
 Linda Taylor

 Voice (Contemporary & Jazz)
diana
Diana Rouvas



 Songwriting
katrina
 Katrina Noorbergen


Music Theatre
LISA-sontag
 Lisa Sontag

 Guitar (Contemporary & Jazz)
Tom Lindner
 Tom Lindner

 Guitar (Classical)
SambellsGrant
 Grant Sambells



 Bass Guitar 
Josh Munn
 Josh Munn

 Drums (Contemporary & Jazz)
quigley
Michael Quigley

 Music Production & Digital Technology
georgemakras
 George Makras

Sound Design
Dave Richards
 David Richards

DANCE

 Acting Head of Dance
adele
 Adele Hyland

 Related Somatic Practices
renee
 Renee Fayne

 Dance 
talia
 Talia Fowler

 Music Theatre & Dance
 sonya
 Sonya Pascolini

 Music Theatre & Dance Technique
chrishorsey
 Christopher Horsey

 

 

 Dance Technique
willsabin
 Will Sabin

 Dance History & Composition
norman
 Norman Hall

 Dance & Technology
jamesmarshall
 James Marshall

 Dance Technique
Luda
 Luda Wilson

 Dance Technique & Performance
Alysia
 Alysia Jarvis

 Technique & Composition
maya
 Maya Gavish

 Dance Technique
anca
 Anca Frankenhaeuser

 Dance Production
missingpic
Mark Hill

 

Prof. Robert Constable (Chair) 

Em. Prof. John Painter

Dr. Mary Coupland

Dr. Stephen Snook

Simon Kenway

Renée Goossens

Prof. Ian Bofinger (Executive Dean/CEO)

Dr. Elizabeth Jones (Head of Music/Academic Support) 

Adele Hyland (Head of Dance)

Jamie Rigg (Head of Contemporary Music/Industry Engagement)

 Administration 
lauren
 Lauren Whateley

 Admissions Manager
ana
 Ana Mateo

 Librarian & Study Support
tracey
 Tracey O'Leary

 Academic & Administrative Assistant
linda-taylor
 Linda Taylor

 Admissions & Events
Chris
Christopher Ventura

 IT Support Officer
LOUIS
 Louis Liu

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