Kiran is a freelance performer and flute teacher based in Melbourne. His qualifications include three years in the Professional Performance Program at the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM), and a Bachelor of Music with First Class Honours from the University of Melbourne. Kiran has many years of experience teaching around the country, from adult and child beginners to tertiary-level students. Most recently, Kiran was a guest tutor at the South Coast Music Camp in NSW, tutoring large groups, conducting ensembles and teaching privately. Kiran has also taught at the Excelsis Music and Arts Academy in Perth, and around Melbourne as part of the ANAM Outreach programs.
Kiran is also an outstanding performer in his own right. Recent highlights include winning First Prize in the Australian International Flute Competition, being a finalist and winning the “Best Performance in an Australian Work” in the ABC Young Performer of the Year Awards, and performing solo concerti with Orchestra Victoria, as well as touring the country with his award-winning wind ensemble, the Arcadia Quintet.
Kiran draws on all of this experience in his teaching, combining knowledge of the building blocks of flute playing with a passion for exploring and communicating music. Kiran is committed to finding the best learning and playing method for each student – enhancing their technical skills while helping them achieve their personal goals.
• Lessons are suitable for any age/skill level, leisure or exams.
• Please contact for rates/availabilities.
• Based in South Melbourne; also travelling in the local area.