Graham Bishop – piano / keyboard lessons: be motivated, have fun and learn how to improve your piano or keyboard playing. I teach most styles: classical, blues, boogie, jazz, lyrical and modern. Learn how to play solo or how to play in a band.
Some Piano Excerpts
Graham has been playing piano since he was 10. Initially he studied classical piano working through the Australian Music Examinations Board (AMEB) grades to finish his Associate Music award (A.MUS.A)
He then began working in original and covers bands and developing his pianistic skills in different styles.
At this time Graham began teaching piano on a regular basis.
Moving to Perth and while playing solo piano, he joined a composite covers / original band and toured Western Australia, Northern Territory and Queensland over a 7 month period.
Returning to Melbourne he joined several bands before forming a very successful covers band “Wizards” in the early 90’s.
After that Graham released an original relaxation album titled “Earth’s Wish” – later titled “ Once Upon a Moment” that received regular TV airplay on SBS Television channel.
Later he formed a jazz/ rock /blues/ fusion original band called “Vertigo4” where Graham was the main songwriter, and the band received some radio exposure on PBS radio.
He has also played in a number of jazz bands, other rock bands, tribute bands and regularly played solo piano gigs around Melbourne at hotels, corporate and other functions.
He is currently playing in multiple tribute shows, working through Little Big Rock Entertainment – based in Brisbane, Australia but also travelling to multiple destinations around Australia. He has written 25 string quartet arrangements which have been performed with the Kings of Country (Eagles and Creedance Clearwater Revival) tribute show.
Graham’ teaching styles can help you from beginner to advanced.
He teaches a wide range of styles from classical to jazz & blues, and modern styles.
He can inspire you with a really positive approach and give you insights into the best way to develop your practice routine to achieve your best results.
Indigo (with fadeout)
Piano Improvisation mp3