Tanya Bethune is a professional Trumpeter and Music Educator in Melbourne.
She began her musical journey at the age of 6 when she gravitated to the Cornet, learning her early skills in the local Brass Band. After completing her Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Teaching (Honours) degree at the University of Melbourne she directed the Music programme at Blackburn Primary School. Tanya then relocated to Sydney to direct the Primary Music Programme at a Reddam House School- Independent School. Tanya currently teaches in Melbourne at Bialik College as the Early Learning Music Teacher and is the founder of The Musical Mind.
Trumpet Teaching- personalised programs that draw from a wealth of knowledge in both the Classical and Blues styles. Tanya was guided by Tristram Williams and Geoff Payne from the MSO. She was drawn to the Blues in Sydney, performing in a range of bands and at Blues Festivals in both Sydney and Melbourne.
Early Childhood Music- Give the Gift of Music. A music program focussing on increasing the bond between parents and children through joyful music making with a program that develops a child's cognitive skills, motor skills and problem-solving skills while gaining confidence in through social interaction and emotional response.