Phone: 0412971709       Email: bbk02@bigpond.net.au

Patrick Robbins is a highly experienced professional Musician and Vocalist who has been teaching voice for the past 30 years. Patrick has worked and/or toured with such artists as John Farnham, Normie Rowe, John Rowles, Debbie Byrne, Wickety Wak, Mirusia, and many others. Drawing on his own professional experience Patrick provides teaching expertise in all Contemporary styles of singing. This includes Musical Theatre, Swing, Jazz and Contemporary Pop and Ballad styles.


Patrick has had a full and varied career exclusively within the entertainment industry. He has appeared on Television many times as a musician and vocalist, has recorded with many artists, was a founder member of multi -  award winning band “Witz End” and has co-written and performed on hundreds of advertising “jingles”. He has also worked as an actor, a stand-up comedian and as a television Newsreader.

Past SuccessesMany of Patrick's students have had great success in the music industry. Mirusia came to Patrick for lessons at the age of 13 and now tours the world as a featured Soprano Soloist with the Andre Rieu Orchestra.

Another student, Megan Washington recently became a double Aria Award winner and is currently enjoying growing success in the Australian music industry as a singer/songwriter. Recently Megan worked with Keith Urban as a Mentor on "The Voice". Other students have featured in the touring productions of "Wicked", Barry Humphries' "Back with a Vengeance" production, "Fame the Musical" and many other productions during the past 20 years.

There are also many other students working as singers in bands or duos working in local clubs and other venues around Australia and internationally.

Patrick's vision of singing is that lessons conducted by an encouraging and knowledgeable teacher will enable you to FIND YOUR VOICE quickly, and will take you to your required level with expert guidance. Whether you want to pursue singing as a professional entertainer, or wish to attain a good level of skill for your own enjoyment, or perhaps even as part of your personal development, singing lessons with Pat Robbins Singing will ensure you achieve your goals.


Patrick has been a professional vocalist and musician for most of his working life and is able to teach and demonstrate from personal experience and expertise. At Pat Robbins Singing the curriculum is comprehensive and covers all aspects of voice production and delivery.

  • Diaphragmatic breathing and correct posture to ensure safe singing.
  • Pitch and Tone development for accuracy and appropriate tone.
  • Voice placement and projection for strength and timbre.
  • Correct Vowel formation of shapes and sounds.
  • Microphone and recording skills and techniques.
  • Stagecraft and Audition preparation.
  • Management of ‘fear of performance’ for confident appearance and performance.

Patrick devised and wrote the singing module for the Diploma of Arts course at the Brisbane Dance Centre full-time school, and was the lecturer of that course for 3 years


Patrick teaches from a music studio at his home in Redland City, servicing Cleveland, Capalaba, Victoria Point and all areas in between. He also teaches at a studio on the Gold Coast and is available there by appointment.  Parents of younger students are always welcome and encouraged to be present at classes. The studio is equipped with modern digital recording and amplification equipment.

Demo recordings can be produced and made available. A CD copy of songs recorded during classes can also be made for each student.


Class Fees are $35.00 per half hour and longer lessons can be booked at a pro-rata rate. There is no extra charge for recording of a demo CD or a CD of class recordings. The actual recording is made as part of normal class time and any post-production mastering is done in Patrick’s time after class at no extra cost.
 
A half hour introductory and assessment lesson is available free of charge.

Classes available daytimes, evenings and Saturday morning.


Patrick Robbins

E bbk02@bigpond.net.au

M 0412971709

Mail

P.O.Box 5266
Victoria Point 4165

 

 

 

 

Classes available daytimes, evenings and Saturday morning.


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