Q&A with Ken Francis, Academic Lecturer and Founder of Passionfruit Collective

Starting his career as a session guitarist, Ken Francis has jammed with a large array of top tier artists and worked as a music producer in advertising, television and film. 


Ken is currently an Academic Lecturer at AIM and the founder of Passionfruit Collective, a recording studio based in Sydney that produces music for advertising and documentaries.


We were able to catch up with Ken and chat about composition, live music and teaching. 

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Peta Downes on what it takes to stand out in the Dramatic Arts

Peta Downes is a theatre director, producer and tertiary arts educator of over twenty-five years’ experience. We recently sat down with Peta to discuss all things dramatic arts, what skills up and coming actors need to succeed plus what she thinks about the current industry landscape.

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AIM Hosts Annual ASBOF Education Conference

Over the last few days AIM Sydney have had the pleasure of hosting The Australian School Band and Orchestra Festival (ASBOF) Sydney Music Education Conference. 

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How to make the most of Open Day 2019

If you’re considering a career in the music and performing arts industries but aren’t sure where to start then look no further than our annual Open Day.

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Q&A with Robert John Sedky on the importance of developing industry relationships

Starting his career as a session musician and then transitioning into film scoring, Robert Sedky is a great example of the different and diverse career paths available in the music industry. 

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