Ron began his musical journey in the early 70’s as a music teaching school.
Ron’s rich experience from studying classical guitar saw him teaching in some of Melbourne’s most prestigious private schools. Additionally, Ron also worked as Musical Director for Colleen Hewett and John Farnham (including a Royal Command Performance for Prince Charles). Throughout Ron’s career, he has played guitar for hugely successful musicals such as Godspell and Pippin, played and recorded guitar for jingles, commercials, albums and even live television performances from the Sydney Opera House with Tommy Tycho.
Ron has also studied and subsequently taught at the world famous Guitar Institute of Technology (now re-named Musicians Institute) in Los Angeles USA. In addition, Ron co-managing the careers of Tommy Emmanuel, The Badloves, Russell Morris and John Foreman. During this time, he worked with the community in developing alcohol free and drug free events.
All this while Ron managed the retail and teaching operations of the store. It’s clear there isn’t many areas of the music business that Ron hasn’t been involved in. Ron and his team pass this extensive experience and knowledge through the shop and can offer a music expertise unlike any other in Australia!