Welcome to ISM Ryde.We are now enrolling for 2016

We take on budding musicians from as young as 2yrs old.
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We focus on developing the essential skills that young musicians require.

We transform them into musicians who love their music.

ISM Courses for your Children


Jitterbugs (2 year olds)

Our Jitterbugs music program provides children with the opportunity to be immersed in a fun filled and engaging musical world.

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Beepboppers (3 year olds)

The Beebopper program is focused on developing all aspects of early music fundamentals for this most receptive age group through singing, listening, playing and moving. At this age developing all the early music fundamentals will play a pivotal role in your child’s development.

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Pianorama (4-6 year olds)

As the name suggests our Pianorama program uses piano as a practical instrument to nurture budding musicians. The course comprises all the elements required to develop musical and technical skills for the young beginner.

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Meet Our Team of Educators

Christy, Catherine, Jessica, Guthriessa & Jarrah

Christy Ou

Christy Ou

Christy is a passionate music educator and pianist. A graduate of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and University of Sydney, Christy held a Bachelor of Music degree, and specialized in Music Education.

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Catherine Lamey

Catherine Lamey

Encouraged as a young child to learn piano, music has always been an integral part of Catherine’s life. She has further developed her skills as a teacher, training in music as therapy & obtaining a degree in Creative Arts Administration.

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 Jessica Hay

Jessica Hay

Jessica began to play the piano at a very young age and her passion for music has continued for over a decade now. She has always aimed to mould students’ technique and expressive flairs to the very best of their abilities.

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Guthriessa Tjiong

Guthriessa Tjiong

Guthriessa is one of our teachers who has gone through the ISM program, starting at the age of 3 with the Beebopper program and has completed 8th Grade Piano with distinction. Finding the program a success, she has now taken on the role as a teacher at ISM Ryde, and also plans to complete her AMusA.

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Jarrah Purcell-Smith

Jarrah Purcell-Smith

Jarrah began group music lessons at ISM Ryde at the age of five. After fifteen years of learning at the school he is now teaching the same ISM curriculum to future musicians.

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We will help transform your kids into musicians who listen, sing, play, read, write and most importantly love their music!

Here's what some of the parents say..

Christy, You and the team at ISM are doing a fabulous job! Very proud to be a part of it – Ronak seems to be having a good time as a Beebopper! Amrita Biswas

Come and be part of the international school of music!!! The kids love it!!! Miss Christie is so good with getting all the kids involved with all the activity! Rosetta Sigvart

Best team of music teachers!! Thank u all! xoxo Michline Chakkour

Our programs have been specially designed to ensure that your child will receive the maximum benefit and will develop all technical and musical components.

An unbeatable combination...

Combine the ISM special programs with our amazing team of music educators and you have an unbeatable combination to kickstart your child’s music education and creativity.

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