Deon is an experienced and passionate music educator. She has completed a Bachelor of Music (Performance), Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching and Master of Teaching from the University of Melbourne. Deon is also a level 2 accredited Kodály teacher with the Kodály Music Institute of Australia. In addition, she holds a Victorian Institute of Teaching registration and Working With Children Check.
Deon teaches harp and piano at her home studio in Fairfield. Lessons are structured to help students achieve their personal goals. Exposure to different genres of music and duet playing are explored in the lessons. Deon can also assist with examinations and VCE preparations. Lessons are accompanied by music theory to build a stronger understanding of music.
Harp lessons are taught on a Lyon and Healy concert grand pedal harp or Ogden lever harp. Essential harp skills like tuning, re-stringing and maintenance are also emphasised.
Deon also teaches harp at Trinity Grammar School and Genazzano FCJ College. Please feel free to contact Deon to discuss more about harp lessons.