Rachele Wildmare is passionate about music performance and education, and is committed to helping you, or your child, become a confident and competent musician.
She is diligent in setting you up with good technique from the start, and has a teaching style that incorporates games and exercises to make the learning experience fun and inspirational.
If you are a more advanced player, her goal as a teacher is to equip you with the skills to practice effectively and enjoyably at home, thereby empowering you to become a greater, more versatile violinist.
Lessons are conducted in her fully-equiped home studio in Katoomba or online.
Group classes are conducted in a large studio in central Katoomba.
Rachele Wildmare’s areas of teaching specialisation are:
Children’s Individual Beginner violin lessons
Adult’s Individual Beginner violin lessons
Classical Violin Tuition for more advanced players
Physical Awareness for violinists
Rachele studied Violin Pedagogy with acclaimed teacher & author, Lois Shepheard; becoming Lois’s assistant teacher for 3 years before running her own teaching studio in Melbourne for almost a decade. She is an accredited violin teacher with the Music Teacher’s Association (NSW).
Rachele is also a professional violinist specialising in combining classical violin with other performance disciplines (circus, fire performance, physical theatre). Her multi-award winning show Strings on Fire (www.stringsonfire.com.au) has performed 3 world tours, and regularly performs for events in Australia. Her extensive performing skills and experience help students become effective and confident performers, for classical recitals and in the exam room.
Students can begin lessons from age 3 or 4. Rachele also specialises in teaching adult students, beginners welcome.
Since 2015, Rachele has run the strings program at Blue Mountains Steiner School.
Rachele’s other interests include music composition, music production, Pilates & yoga.