Melissa completed a Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Education and has over 10 years experience in private one on one music tuition, as well as, experience teaching instrumental and classroom music in primary and secondary schools. She is also a Professional Member of the Music Teachers’ Association of Queensland, is a blue card and ABN holder and has current teacher registration. Fortissimo Music Studio caters for all ages and abilities of individuals in providing specialist lessons in violin, viola, cello, double bass, piano and music theory. Due to Melissa’s background in classroom music education, she can also provide tutoring in school music, music extension and composition. Performance opportunities are available during the year and Melissa also prepares students (if they wish) for AMEB exams.