Barbara completed Bachelor of Music at the Victorian College of the Arts, and Masters of Music at Guildhall School of Music in London UK.
The vocal studio runs from Reservoir and Doreen, offering singing tuition to students of all ages and skill levels (beginner – advanced/professional). Students learn effective vocal and breathing technique to develop range, projection and resonance. Barbara also teaches interpretation of text, character and context to help you create a convincing and engaging performance style. Barbara specialises in teaching VCE Performance (Vocal Recital, Theory and Technical assessments) as well as AMEB exams (Preliminary - Licentiate).
Learn effective vocal technique while singing music you enjoy. Current and past student achievements include: Performances in professional and community theatre, finalists in the Music Theatre Guild of Victoria Awards, Outstanding AMEB and VCE results, students accepted into music degrees at Melbourne and Monash Universities.
Barbara is an award winning singer and regularly performs professionally with Opera Australia, Oz Opera, Victorian Opera, The Seven Sopranos and the Australian International Opera Company.
She has also adjudicated several talent competitions in Melbourne including Vanilla's Got Talent and Stage Door Competitions.
Beginner to advanced students welcome, all ages.