Russell Holmes is an experienced music teacher, pianist, triple WAMI award winner, recording artist and band leader. He can be heard around Perth with The Russell Holmes Trio, and in many other ensembles. His performance experience also includes overseas events and supporting visiting artists such as James Taylor. Russell appears on over 100 CDs and has been released on the ABC Jazz label. Russell is also a sessional lecturer in both Contemporary and Jazz Music Courses at WAAPA.