Naomi Cooper is a vibrant educator with extensive experience teaching children and adults of all ages. She works as a professional freelance musician and music educator in primary schools, secondary schools and universities across Sydney. Naomi completed a Bachelor of Music with Distinction and First Class Honours and holds a PhD in music. Her first love was playing the guitar to accompany herself singing. She then went on to train as a classical guitarist and has performed extensively in contemporary styles too. Children and adults love Naomi's infectious energy, creativity and playfulness that is underpinned by meticulously sequenced pedagogy. She takes great care in understanding each of her students and tailoring lessons for each individual's learning style, personality, interests and existing skill set to ensure the best learning outcomes. Her capacity to develop a strong rapport with her students fosters a love of music and learning. Naomi is experienced in preparing students for AMEB exams and supporting school students in their curriculum music studies to HSC level.