The $100m teaching studio 

Presented by Philip Johnston

Based in Australia, Philip Johnston is one of music education’s best known lateral thinkers and writers, with his books on professional development and practicing among the industry’s best sellers worldwide.

He has recorded for Warner Music as a pianist, composed for Alfreds Publishing and the AMEB and Trinity exam systems, and is the creator of the "Bootcamp" series of gamified repertoire and scales books.

Philip runs one of Australia's largest school-based martial arts programs, and splits his creative time between writing, composing, recording and app development.  

Look for his Rachmaninoff performances and original works on YouTube; his books are available through You can see previews of his work at

Find out more in the video below!