A graduate of the prestigious Musician's Institute in Hollywood California, Justin has been a professional musician and guitar instructor for the past 10 years and counting.
Having spent his formative years playing the french horn in symphonic bands, Justin had developed a love and appreciation for music and greatly influenced by the music of the Beatles, picked up the guitar in junior college. And after teaching himself how to sing and play the guitar, made his debut performance just a few months later.
Having decided to make music his full time career, Justin went on to obtain an Associate Diploma in Electric Guitar from University of West London and embarked on a career which includes teaching at various music schools and as a private guitar instructor.
As an accomplished guitar instructor, Justin has taught over 150 individuals from various walks of life and has a 100% pass rate with students sitting for the various guitar examinations.
Alongside his teaching path Justin has also performed at various venues like Switch, Timbre, Wala Wala and the Esplanade, working as a sessionist alongside various artists and companies like A Little Dream and Redkite.
In Oct he was invited to perform at the 13th Johor Bahru Arts Festival with Carol Gomez and Kelvin Ng in a folk blues trio. https://issuu.com/jbartsfest/docs/jbaf-booklet-outlines_1_
in 2015 Justin made the journey to Los Angeles California where he obtained an Associates Degree in Guitar Performance at the Musician's Institute having studied under prominent guitarists such as Jinshi Ozaki, Daniel Gilbert, Sid Jacobs just to name a few. He was also awarded with the Hardship Scholarship offered by the Musician's Institute for outstanding academic performance.