With 25 years experience, I have taught students of all ages and skills. While specialising in coaching cellists to attain successful entries into tertiary positions and orchestras. I have a performance diploma from the Victorian College of the Arts (Henry Wenig), AMEB Licentiate and a performance degree (hons.) from the Conservatorium of Amsterdam where I studied with Jean Decroos (former Solo-Cellist Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra , Guarneri Trio, pupil of Paul Tortelier & Andre Navarra) for 5 years. I have had master classes with Valter Despalj, Danielle Dechenne, Floris Mijnders, Daniel Esser, Olga Martinova, Natalia Gutman, Jean-Bernard Pommier, Douglas Cummins, Christoph Richter Pieter Wispelwey. I have also performed throughout the Netherlands and Europe, recorded for ABC Classic FM & 3MBS and appeared on all the television networks in Australia and the Netherlands.