Orchestral percussion specialist who has been tutoring students who are members of their school band programs and/or community concert bands, community marching bands, and community orchestras since 1989.
AMEB percussion & Trinity College London orchestral percussion and drum kit examinations are encouraged but not compulsory.
Tessa's keenest students also participate regularly in solo and group percussion ensemble performances at the Australian Percussion Eisteddfod, the City of Sydney Eisteddfod, the Sydney Metropolitan Solos, NSW State Solos and the Australian Band Championship Solo events.
Tessa's students must be a registered member of their school or a community band or orchestra.
Above all, learning music should be fun!
Attention to technique, sight reading, creativity and musicianship within the framework of a verified examination board and the experience gain from membership in an ensemble program, enhances well-rounded and versatile musicians.
Dream, believe, create, and reach for the stars :)