Amy Alexander teaches piano/keyboards and singing from her home in Beechworth. Beginning on the piano/keyboards at age 5, Amy completed VCE music (group & solo voice) in ‘97, the Diploma in Music Performance (Jazz/Pop) at NMIT in '99, the Bachelor of Applied Music (Composition) at Box Hill Institute in 2010, and the Graduate Diploma of Education (Primary) in 2012. Amy taught with Creative Music for Schools from 2007-2010, ran a successful music teaching business in Reservoir, VIC, and taught music at Preston North East Primary School. While her principal instrument is piano/keyboard, Amy is a multi-instrumentalist (vocals, guitar, ukulele & flute), with a broad range of skills and knowledge, including music theory, ear training, arranging, songwriting and composition. In 2009, she won the Darebin Music Feast Songwriter's Awards for her song 'Hill's Hoist'. Amy teaches students how to read music, play by ear, and encourages students to write their own compositions. She inspires fun and creativity, and has experience in a variety of different styles, including pop/rock, jazz/blues, country, folk and classical. Lessons are $35 per half hour, $65 per hour.