Spring Workshop 2018

Spring Workshop 2018


School holiday professional learning for teachers of any instrument or voice

Wednesday 3 & Thursday 4 October 2018

9.00am - 5.00pm

Methodist Ladies’ College, Music Department, 207 Barkers Road, Kew, 3101 

Please join us for two intensive days of professional learning to be held towards the end of the Term 3 school holidays. DAY 1 will be of benefit to piano teachers, and DAY 2 will offer a range of topics for teachers of ANY instrument or voice. One and two day bookings are available at member, non-member and student rates.


ONE DAY RATE:  VMTA member: $175  I  Non-member: $250  I  Student: $80
TWO DAY RATE: VMTA member: $265  I  Non-member: $380  I  Student: $120

Inclusive of morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch

DAY ONE  I  Wednesday 3 October

For Piano Teachers

Developing Practical Skills for the Future Musician: Chords, Pop & Lead Sheets
Tim Topham

The Art of Pedalling
Elyane Laussade

The Melody is Not Enough
Kristian Chong

Preparing for Performance: The Big Picture
Bron Sozanski

DAY TWO  I  Thursday 4 October

For teachers of ANY instrument or voice

Running a Successful Music Studio or School
Wendy Brentnall-Wood

Working with Performance Anxiety
Vicki Halik

Putting the Movement Back into Baroque Music
Fiona Garlick

Getting the Best Value from Your Accompanist
Robin Baker


To book online by credit card visit: https://www.trybooking.com/409784. Contact the office by email or phone (03) 5243 4200 if you need to arrange an alternative method of payment.

Non-members who apply for their membership at time of booking receive the member rate in advance of their membership being formally approved. To apply, please contact the office. A member of a state-based MTA or the GMTA may book at the member rate as part of a reciprocal arrangement.

Registration is at 9.00am.  All sessions will be held in the music building which is located at the senior school. Enter the school grounds via Barkers Road, follow the short driveway past Reception, and continue directly into the visitor car park. There is also underground staff parking at the rear of the visitor car park. Flockhart Hall is located within the music building and can be accessed from within the staff car park by using the entrance to the James Tatoulis Auditorium.

 View the venue map here

The VMTA gratefully acknowledges the support of  Methodist Ladies' College, Kew



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