Background: Studied Sydney Conservatorium, University of Sydney, Sydney Teacher’s College. Played violin in AYO and SYO. Working at schools around Sydney and NSW teaching class music, choral and instrumental programs. Presented music education papers at International and National Conferences. Presenter at TunedUp for the SSO, ANCA workshops and the University of Sydney Music Education Course. Adjudicator at the Sydney Eisteddfod and other eisteddfods and festivals around NSW.
Gondwana Choirs: Conductor at Sydney Children’s Choir since 2004; Have since worked and toured with weekly choirs, Junior Gondwana at National Choral School, Gondwana National Indigenous Children’s Choir, including the Campbelltown Hub and Choral Outreach programs with schools around Sydney.
Other Experience: Conducted St Mary’s Cathedral Girl Choristers for 8 years, School Music Festivals for JSHAA, Award winning choirs at Sydney Eisteddfods and other competitions around NSW, Choral and orchestral tours around Australia, Asia and South America. Recent concerts with the Conservatorium High School Choir include Elijah with the SSO and Sydney Philharmonia Choirs and the Bernstein Mass with Conservatorium Choirs and Orchestra for the Centenary of the Conservatorium.