music tuition — woodwind, piano, guitar, voice, drums
Layla works as a professional performer, recording artist and teacher. She is a member of the Cereus Quartet and has spent 2½ years living and teaching in Paris.
She has continually found it to be a very rewarding experience to teach music.
Beginning formal music studies at the age of 7 on piano, Layla went on to major in music. She was awarded a music placement at the University High School in Melbourne where she expanded her studies in piano, flute/piccolo, saxophone (tenor and alto) and voice.
Layla commenced studying at the Qld Conservatorium of Music in 1996, majoring in flute, with minors in Baroque flute, voice, recorder, saxophone, clarinet and piano. She graduated in 2000 with a Bachelor of Music Performance. Layla continued her studies, completing her Bachelor of Education (music for Primary, Secondary and special needs education) in 2002. During this time, she took additional studies in Chinese (Mandarin) and Auslan (Australian sign language) and guitar; and she made several trips overseas.
Layla taught as a music teacher in primary and secondary schools for 6 years and continues to be a registered government school teacher.
Brookfield Music is a family friendly school. Lessons are offered for children after school and during the day for adults. The school is convenient for students living in Upper Brookfield, Brookfield, Kenmore Hills, Kenmore, Chapel Hill, Pullenvale and surrounding areas.
Brookfield Music is a high quality music school in the west of Brisbane catering to both children and adults, providing training in Woodwind, Piano, Guitar and Voice.
Lessons are fun and practical. Together as student and teacher we choose music that is a joy to play.
The school is situated in Upper Brookfield, just five minutes from the Brookfield Show grounds. Directions and contact information can be found on the contact page.