Michelle is a classically trained pianist. She attained her AMUSA in 2001 and went on to study a combined degree at UNSW, with an Arts major in music (covering harmony, aural, and musicology). Michelle has undertaken further study for her LMUSA with James Muir.
Michelle has also accompanied AMEB students in their exams, and performed for various concerts, eisteddfods, church services and recitals since a young age, and has experience performing in various bands for wedding functions and light entertainment gigs. She has studied jazz voice with Lily Dior and has had exceptional results with HSC voice students.
Michelle has been teaching privately since 2000. She teaches gifted beginners and those hoping to attain accreditations via AMEB and HSC exams. Alternatively, lessons can be geared simply for self improvement, or simply relaxation and enjoyment.