Teenagers and adults, beginners to more advanced, all voice types (m. and f.)
Conservatorium-trained professional singer (Diploma in Operatic Art) with stage (Opera Australia, Song Company, Cantillation) and recording (ABC, 2MBS-FM) experience. 25 years teaching experience in secondary and tertiary colleges and private studio.
Emphasis on correct unamplified vocal technique, including relaxation and healthy use of vocal apparatus, and development of core strength and support.
Specialist in classical vocal repertoire, including French and German art song and baroque style. Experienced in relevant languages: Académie Francis Poulenc (Tours, 2016), Corso Internazionale di Musica Antica (Urbino, 1997), Bachelor of Arts (Melb.Uni) in Germanic Studies.
Preparation for choirs, auditions, competitions, AMEB singing exams, HSC. I have had students accepted into Opera Australia and Sydney Conservatorium of Music.