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Samuel is a ‘complete musician’ (a classical and jazz pianist, composer, arranger and orchestrator). He recently completed his PhD on the Life and Music of Tommy Tycho at the University of Sydney, Conservatorium of Music. Samuel teaches music theory, performance, film music, music journalism and fundamentals of music at the University of Sydney Music Department and lectures in arranging and orchestration at Western Sydney University. He is published in the Grove Dictionary of Music. Samuel is currently studying the Equal Interval System (EIS) with Emmy-award winning composer Glenn Jordan as well as writing Tommy Tycho’s official biography. In 2019 Samuel developed and launched Morning Melodies, a local variety concert for seniors in Mosman. For more information please get in touch via the contact page on this website.