Melbourne Music Teachers

Drew Downing

Drew Downing

Malvern VIC, Australia

Singing Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Drama Lessons, VCE Music Exam Preparation, Skype Lessons

  • Qualifications: BA Music (Music Theatre), BA Music (Performance), Associate Degree Music, Masters Education
  • Pricing: Variable
  • Styles: Contemporary, Musical Theatre
  • Suitability: 13+


Recognised for his work in arts education, Drew has assisted with implementing performing arts enhancement programs throughout Australia, New Zealand and the USA.

From beginners to advanced, experienced in teaching VCE and AMEB. Specialising in teen voices.

  • 18 years experience
  • Build confidence
  • Audition preparation
  • Beginner technical work
  • Create a repertoire folio
  • VCE Music

He is an experienced conductor, director and musical director, having worked in theatre and live music, particularly known for his concert stagings (GOD ONLY KNOWS: THE SONGS OF BRIAN WILSON, ULTIMATE 90s PLAYLIST, DRIVE-IN, LET IT BE). A Greenroom-nominated writer (Best Original Songs 2014 & 2020), Drew has presented shows as part of Melbourne Cabaret Festival, Midsumma and Fringe Festival. Drew is an active member of the international Arts Schools Network and founder of Arts in Schools.


Teaching Info

Contemporary and/or musical theatre repertoire.

Vocal Anatomy

Technical Skills

Learning through repertoire

Warm ups and stretches

Create a folio of songs

Learn how to self accompany (piano)


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