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Sydney 02 9219 5444
Melbourne 03 8610 4222
International +61 2 9219 5444


1 Foveaux St,
Surry Hills NSW, 2010.

120 King St,
Melbourne VIC, 3000.

Our Teachers
Scott Saunders

Scott Saunders continues to have a successful career in Music that has combined Performing, Composing, Producing and Education. He has performed with several major Australian Bands most notably as the founder of dig (aka Direction in Groove) playing at major venues and festivals locally and internationally. dig received MO and APRA awards and several ARIA Nominations.

Scott has also composed and produced scores for many local and international Screen projects, some of which have received prestigious awards, for theatre and as Composer/Musical Director on Large-scale community music theatre works for the Queensland Music Festival.

He has had a long history as a teacher and educator at EORA TAFE for Aboriginal visual and performing arts, the Bondi Wave youth music program, and has been a staff member of The Australian Institute of Music since 2005 where he teaches composition, music production, electronic music synthesis, keyboards and performance techniques. He has also taught at UWS and UTS.

Scott is currently a Master of Philosophy candidate at the University of Newcastle undertaking practice based research into the concept of “Groove” in music composition, digital production, cognition, musicology and interactivity.