Dave Mallen is in his first year of a Masters of Teaching at Deakin University, after graduating from a Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Music at Monash University in 2013. He studied piano under renowned concert pianist Anthony Halliday and is an experienced performer himself, achieving outstanding results in his performance degree including a High Distinction in piano pedagogy. He obtained the Associate Diploma of Music (AMusA) in 2012. Dave is an enthusiastic and supportive teacher able to teach all ages and abilities. He offers piano lessons for those wishing to sit for exams, as well as those learning just for pleasure. Areas covered in piano lessons include technique, sight reading, music appreciation and expression. Theory tuition is also available.