Esther Krause is the Owner and Managing Director of Inspirations 2 Music Studios. Ms. Esther opened her music studio in 2004 to fulfill a need for quality piano classes in Upper North Shore and surrounding areas in Sydney.
Ms. Esther is a graduate of the Tchaikovsky Simferopol Music College (Honors) and Donetsk State S.S. Prokofiev Conservatory under the mentorship of prominent Ukranian performers Prof. Michail Legotsky (class Prof Topilin) and A/ Prof. Natalia Chesnokova.
From the age of 6 years old Ms. Esther has been studying and actively involved in piano performances and competitions, choir, dancing and in later years performing, acting and teaching. She holds a Bachelor Degree in chamber music performance, accompaniment and pedagogy at Donetsk State S.S. Prokofiev Conservatory, Donetsk, Ukraine majoring in Piano.
Ms. Esther has extensive experience in teaching piano, theory, basics of improvisation, and solfeggio help her to create individually balanced programs for her students, based on contemporary technology within the scope of current AMEB and TRINITY examinations frameworks.
Her students are receiving high marks in music examinations and regular participants in student concerts. Her classes provide an opportunity to explore, have fun and learn about the world through the prism of music.
By being a proactive and motivated educator, Ms. Esther is consistently expanding her knowledge and seeking new teaching methods based on the latest scientific and pedagogical research.
That led her to join the Kindermusik program that specialises in teaching music to infants and preschoolers and received her certification in 2015. In 2017 she has passed accreditation in Level 1 in ANCOS Orff Professional Study and Practical Training for music teachers.
Ms. Esther is a true believer in musical adventure, that when started early, will inspire a lifetime of learning and musical appreciation.