Judith Carpenter is a graduate on flute and piccolo of the Victorian College of the Arts, where she studied with Mardi McSullea and Susan Barker. She has taught at Scotch College, Haileybury College, Caulfield Grammar, St Kevin's College, Shelford and Ivanhoe Girls' Grammar, as well as privately. She has also tutored for Melbourne Youth Music and for the UPOL-ova music camp at Portoroz, Slovenia. As a performer Judith has worked as a casual player with the MSO, SSO, TSO, ASO and OV. She has held a contract with the TSO and with Stavanger Sinfoniorkester in Norway, and has also worked with Orquesta Filarmonica de Gran Canaria in Spain.