Principal teacher: Bertille Jacobs, Piano
The Jacobs Music Studio offers an early childhood musicianship programme, piano, violin, cello, guitar and theory lessons. We also provide Music for Special Occasions.
Bertille has taught piano and music theory since 1979. She is a qualified school teacher having taught in primary, secondary and adult education schools. She has also worked as a music specialist teacher and prepared various choirs and ensembles. She presently coordinates Ensembles for special events and her Music Studio.
Her Studio Moto: “To Receive a Student with Reverence, to Teach with love and to Release with Freedom”-Steiner, R.
Bertille has a keen interest in education. She has a B.SC., a Grad. Dip. ED., a Grad. Dip in Learning and Behavioural Difficulties and studied Royal Schools of Music to diploma skill level. In the behavioural and learning difficulties area, she has been working with private students using movement, painting and music based therapies. She teaches piano for leisure and for exams. She also coaches other instruments for students preparing for audition and exams.
Bertille is married, with 3 lovely adult children. They are musicians on keyboard and string instruments and presently teach violin, cello, piano and guitar and Early Childhood Musicianship Classes at the Jacobs Music Studio. Her family also plays in an ensemble and sings for special events as well as for their church.
All of her children received music scholarships, from private or music specialist schools. Many of her students have also received music scholarships from both private schools and public music specialist schools, reflecting her educational excellence.
She is a member of Teacher registration Board of WA and a teacher of the Australian Music Examinations Board. She is also a member of the Kodaly Music Education Institute and the Australian Society for Music Education (Inc). She has a Working With Children Check.
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