HSC/Theory

Studio 85 School of Music is delighted to have tutors not only trained at the Conservatory of Music, Sydney, but are eager to pass on their vast musical knowledge to your children. Whether you require AMEB theory or musicianship, HSC preparation, composition, musicology, aural or just music general knowledge explained, we can help.

Mr Campbell Barnes

Campbell has been with Studio 85 School of Music since July 2015 and is passionate about his role in teaching music to his students. Campbell loves to sing and play piano, drums and guitar. He enjoys composing and performing his music, as well as sharing his musical experience with others.

“I love to create and write my own music, however I also love to perform and teach. The holistic approach to music essential to composition allows me a greater scope of knowledge in teaching.”

Mr Hayden Clark

Hayden has been working with Studio 85 School of Music since July 2012. He has completed a Bachelor of Music, AMEB Grade 8 Piano for Leisure, Grade 5 Music Theory and is currently studying a Masters Degree of Teaching.

“My two passions in life are music and teaching. With my planned career as a high school music teacher, I hope to do both! My goals are for students to gain the education and motivation to continue the practice of music as a lifetime hobby or career.”





Miss Caitlin Gaffney

Cait has been working with Studio 85 School of Music since February 2015. She specialises in Vocal and Guitar tuition, although is also experienced in group and private tuition of Keyboard, Ukulele and Drums. Miss Gaffney has completed an Undergraduate Degree (Bachelor of Music) at WSU and is currently studying a Masters of Primary Teaching at ACU.

“I am extremely passionate about both music and teaching, so to be able to do both is amazing. I find it very rewarding to instil this knowledge in future generations.”



Miss Kaitlin Trojko

Kaitlin has been working with Studio 85 School of Music since February 2014. She is experienced in the group and private tuition of Singing, Guitar, Keyboard, Ukulele and Drums. A CKMC graduate, Kaitlin has completed AMEB examinations in Guitar, Keyboard and Singing. She is currently in her second year of a Bachelor of Music at UWS.

“As I am so passionate about teaching children I feel rewarded when I see a student of mine accomplish so much.”