As well as Grant’s professional music career, he shares a dedication for the education of students through  In-Schools programs, Workshops and also through mentoring seminars.

Grant Collins is a Master of his medium, giving people who are hungry for more life the wisdom, insights, understanding, and inspiration they need to achieve it.

Your message was right on target with our industries event and you presented in such a way as to reach everyone in the audience.

Mike Tyler

Senior Education Officer,

Education Queensland

You did a great job coveying your passion for what it takes to be successful. there was so much spirit in the room and the attendees were quite excited. Hearing your stories and anecdotes motivated our students to pursue their dreams. We value so much the work you do for us. You are a great change agent and inspiration to young people.

Julie Peachey

HOD Arts

Corinda State High School

A truly inspiring performance! The students were still buzzing hours later. The passion and enthusiasm that you display when you perform truly inspires your listeners. You are a testament to how musicians can not only love music and playing but make a living as well.

Thank you for an amazing and truly educational performance.

Natash Materne

Coomera Anglican College

What teachers say about Grant:


Some of Grant's In-Schools Programs

Grant's In-Schools programs offer the highest of quality workshops for both primary and secondary students, which are fully accredited by Queensland Education. By considering involvement, learning, educational needs and abilities of students, workshops are designed for full engagement of all participants.

Grant has incorporated over 30 years of industry performance and educational experience into every element of the programs, which guarantee maximum results.

Add value to your School’s Calendar Events by incorporating Grant into the experience. This creates an exciting opportunity for staff, students and parents as you bring a world-leading artist to your school. It is a great way to add that extra touch of professionalism that is usually exclusive for large festivals and corporations.

It is the perfect way to have either a one-off experience with Grant or to conclude an AIR visit. Join those schools that have incorporated Grant into their calendar events and achieved student and staff motivation as well as publicity advantages for the school.

Many schools have enjoyed the benefits of Grant’s presence at their annual band camps. It has proven an inspired occasion where students have been able to interact and share the benefits of Grant’s 30 years of experience in the industry. He will enthuse students to practice and to view music as a path for a possible career as opposed to being just a hobby.

Grant incorporates an inspirational drum set performance to show the students the power of a high quality performance and how setting real and exciting goals can lead to a successful life in the industry. As well as the motivating session with all of the music students, Grant also includes a workshop with the percussion ensemble for some quality time with inside tips and techniques.

Leading companies in all areas of business use the advantage of having top professionals influence at their events. This is a value and level of professionalism that you can add to your schools night of nights. Grant had applied the principles of success with tremendous achievements and has become a leading innovator in his field. This combined with his ability to communicate to such a wide demographic will add overwhelming worth to your schools night of nights!

Have Grant perform with your Stage Band or as a featured artist at your school concert. What an awesome chance to have some serious up-close interaction with students! This presents the perfect opportunity for you to incorporate Grant into your schools calendar event. Take advantage of this opportunity and students will be revelling in the experience of playing in an ensemble with Grant.

I you want Grant to play with your stage band, all you need do is simply send a copy of the chart/s and a basic recording. There will be a rehearsal before the show and then prepare to blow your audience away!

This is a new initiative by Grant to come into your school to further reach students and enable them to have close and personal access to one of the countries leading artists. All activities of the AIR program have been designed to give skills to students looking to advance in the Performing Arts.

There is a large selection of classes that are designed with a global Performing Arts base in mind. Grant uses music as his medium of expression, but also relates to other arts disciplines. From goal setting, to practice techniques, to how to make a career in the Arts, there is something for everyone. Grant draws from his personal routines and proven track record to inspire and motivate students of all levels to reach their maximum potential.

AIR programs represent the highest quality of information combined with Grant’s unique presentation skills and experiences as a professional performer. There is a program to suit all schools from single one-off workshops to half-day, full-day and multi-day visits.



Education through inspiration and innovation

Be the Beat

Time in Music

Join the Dots: Composition

Bucket Patrol

Body Talk

The Power of One: Concert

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A professional touch to your event

Music Camp

Awards Nights

A featured artist with your Stage/Concert Band


The ultimate educational experience

How to get Grant to our School/Community

Grant’s motto of ‘Education Thru Inspiration and Innovation’ rings true with every student in both private and schools coaching. From the beginning student through to the seasoned professional, Grant has the insight, inspiration and information for aspiring musicians of all levels.

This has been will documented throughout his international tours as a clinician and educator where he has inspired thousands from around the globe.