Completing A.Mus.A on Saxophone in 1979, Lachlan graduated with distinction from The Victorian College of the Arts in 1983.

Performing solos with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, lead Alto sax with The Australian art Orchestra and the Daryl Mckenzie Jazz Orchestra and many T.V. (Dancing with the stars-all seasons) and concert performances (Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, John Farnham, George Benson) also on many C.D’s and films.He currently teaches at Caulfield Grammar School (where he recently accepted the enormous challenge of Conducting the school’s production of Les Miserables). He also teaches classical Saxophone and composition at Monash University and runs The Monash University Saxophone bigband (Saxband). He arranged music for “Dancing with the Stars” and for Big-bands and Orchestras etc. (MSO, SSO, film, T.V. and many schools) He is a published composer and writes songs too. Lachlan loves creating and performing music. Lachlan is also a Mini Quest Catamaran Champion and can juggle four balls at once.