“String excellence for a musical community”
Strings Alive Academy is accepting enrolments for group and individual string tuition, available for students of all ages and levels.
Solid technical foundation, complemented by all round musicianship, through individual and ensemble training.
Coming together from a diverse range of experiences in teaching and performance, the founding members of Strings Alive Academy are united in their passion and dedication for developing and furthering the talents of string musicians in Australia.
Jeremy Williams- Artistic Director
Jeremy has dedicated himself to training string players of all ages following a career that has involved performing with orchestras and ensembles, including the London Symphony Orchestra, Hong Kong Philharmonic, Nash Ensemble and the Australian and Grainger String Quartets.
Previously Lecturer in Chamber Music, appointed Director of Strings in 2011 at the Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music in Hobart, Jeremy has built up a successful string department and regularly visits Hong Kong regularly training talented young string players.
As a scholarship holder, Anita completed her undergraduate studies at the Australian Institute of Music, studying with Winifred Durie and later, Dr. Deborah Lander. During and after these studies, she worked as a freelance violist with a variety of ensembles including the Sydney Sinfonia Orchestra, the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra and the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra.
Anita has taught both viola and violin since her undergraduate studies.