Lachlan’s teachings are based firmly in his practice as a multimedia artist.
He teaches writing and composition both individually and to groups of any size. He also tutors piano privately.
As an accomplished spoken word poet, Lachlan teaches performance poetry as a way for individuals and groups to be better prepared for public presentation. His focus in on building trust with an audience and reducing performance anxiety.
COMPOSITION and CO-WRITING
Lachlan has written extensively and had original work recorded in LA, NYC, San Francisco and Nashville. His songwriting sessions are invaluable for burgeoning creatives to help flex their creative muscle.
Lachlan believes music is fundamentally an aural tradition and that many systems of education rely far too heavily on written music as a teaching aid. In Lachlan’s lesson, one can expect an immersive, all encompassing lesson that starts focuses heavily on ear training and the instrument in relation to an ensemble.