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Enya Widdicombe

General Details

Head of Strings at Our Lady of Sacred Heart College, B.A.(Melb), DipMus(Prac), A.Mus.A.(Violin), A.Mus.A.(Theory of Music), J.D. Candidate(Melb)

Enya has completed a Bachelor of Arts and a Diploma in Music specialising in Violin Performance at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music (MCM) in conjunction with the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA). She has also completed her Associate Diploma in Music for both Violin and Theory of Music. Currently, Enya is completing the Juris Doctor, a postgraduate law degree at the University of Melbourne. Enya is registered with the Victorian Institute of Teaching and holds a Working with Children Check.

Enya is an experienced teacher and musician. Enya is the Head of Strings at Our Lady of Sacred Heart College in Bentleigh. She teaches Violin, Viola and Music Theory to students in Years 7 -12, including VCE Music, and is Director of the College Orchestra, String and Chamber Ensembles. She has performed in venues such as Hamer Hall, BMW Edge, Melbourne Town Hall, Iwaki Auditorium and the Melbourne Recital Centre. She has recorded as a soloist for radio on 774 ABC and has performed at various political functions that have included notable guests such as former PM John Howard, Steve Bracks, Peter Costello and Ted Baillieu.

Enya has been involved with a number of orchestras and chamber ensembles including the Australian Conservatoire of Ballet, the Melbourne Lawyers’ Orchestra, Melbourne Youth Orchestra and the University of Melbourne Orchestra. Currently she performs regularly with her duo, the ‘Enya and Cara Violin Duo’.

Enya is a committed, enthusiastic and experienced teacher. Lessons are held at her private studio in Bentleigh and are tailored according to each student’s individual goals and needs. AMEB and VCE exam preparation is offered, as is learning for leisure.

These details were last updated on December 1, 2013