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Singing, Piano-Voice, Piano and Music Theory Lessons

I aim to support, encourage and guide my students on their journey of music to discover their unique "voice" and achieve their goals and dreams.

Lessons are tailored to the meet the goals of each student, whether you prefer advance through exams or to learn to sing, play piano whilst singing or write their own songs for personal enjoyment.

I offer individual lessons including:
-Singing (classical, musicals, pop styles)
-Piano and Voice
-Music theory
-Piano
-Vocal coaching
-Musical Theatre/Song and Dance

Lessons are offered in 30 minutes, 45 minutes, and 1 hour duration either at your home at an additional cost, at her home or online at a reduced fee.

Lessons are available in both English and/or Afrikaans.

Extra information

Fees exclude traveling

Location

At student's location: Around Sydney, Australia

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Skills:
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, Afrikaans

About Me

I was born in South Africa and re-located to Sydney, Australia in September 2019. After completion of my Bachelors of Music degree, I completed the Licentiate Trinity College of Music diploma in Singing (Performance). I am currently completing my Honours BMus degree in 2019, specializing in Singing Pedagogy (Research). Starting in 2008, I have been offering private lessons in singing, vocal health, piano and music theory. I also taught group classes in modern and theatre dance. Since 2016, I have focused my energy solely on providing individual music lessons. I cater the lessons to the needs of the students and provide support for both academically inclined students who would like to advance through exams or those that want to learn music as a hobby. I teach in English and/or Afrikaans.

Education

Current: BMusHons specializing in Singing Pedagogy (Research) and Voice (Performance)
2017: LTCL (P): Classical Singing Performance
2016-2017: Musical theatre coaching (Barry Prince-Trinity College of London Syllabus)
2013: Associate Certificate: Modern Dance Teacher
2012: BMus (Musicology)

Experience / Qualifications

PERFORMING EXPERIENCE
July 2019 - Solo Singing Recital accompanied by Elna vd Merwe
Oct 2018 - Beethoven’s 9th Symphony (Ensemble)
April 2018 - Die Fledermaus Opera (Ensemble and Chorus)
March 2018 - The Fairy Queen Opera (Chorus)
Oct 2004 - Nella van Hellshoogte Stage Production (Lead role incl. singing, dancing and acting)
Oct 2003 - Water Stage Production (Ensemble incl. singing, dancing and acting)

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Oct 2016 - Seasons (Studio Performing Arts Show including song and dance): Stage manager, producer, choreographer, performer
Sept 2013 - Alison's Dream (Studio Performing Arts Show including song and dance): Stage manager, producer, choreographer, performer
Aug 2009 - Creation (Studio Performing Arts Show including song and dance): Stage manager, producer, choreographer, performer
Jan 2015 - Dec 2016 Studio Teacher, owner and manager at Harmony Performing Arts Studio (offered modern dance, theatre dance and musical theatre tuition)
Oct 2006-Dec 2014 Studio teacher at Reach Out Dance Studio (offered modern dance, hip hop and musical theatre tuition)

SKILLS
Singing (classical and musical theatre)
Music theory and musicianship
Piano (classically trained) with experience in basic piano accompanying
Dance: modern dance, jazz dance, ballroom and latin, basic tap and hip hop, choreography
Other: acting, costume and prop design, event organising and business administration
I aim to support, encourage and guide my students on their journey of music to discover their unique "voice" and achieve their goals and dreams. Lessons are tailored to the meet the goals of each student, whether you prefer advance through exams or to learn to sing, play piano whilst singing or write their own songs for personal enjoyment. I offer individual lessons including: -Singing (classical, musicals, pop styles) -Piano and Voice -Music theory -Piano -Vocal coaching -Musical Theatre/Song and Dance Lessons are offered in 30 minutes, 45 minutes, and 1 hour duration either at your home at an additional cost, at her home or online at a reduced fee. Lessons are available in both English and/or Afrikaans.

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