About

Laura Pengelly is a boutique music education studio and diverse consultancy, offering services to businesses, organisations and individuals worldwide.

 

Committed to your success, Laura works with select clients who are also dedicated to achieving music, academic or business excellence.

 

Laura commenced her musical studies at the age of 10 on the flute, later changing to oboe and saxophone during her high schooling years.  As a teenager, Laura also learnt to play many woodwind, brass and percussion instruments, in addition to studying piano and music theory.  She also completed various practical and music theory examinations through the Australian Music Examinations Board (AMEB).

Continuing her music studies at a tertiary level, Laura attained her Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Education degrees.

Throughout her schooling, tertiary education and beyond, Laura has performed as both a soloist and ensemble member for various events, competitions, weddings  and parties.  She has placed nationally as a soloist, and continues to perform and record music on various instruments.

An experienced music educator, Laura specialises in accelerated learning and teaching techniques.  She is highly skilled at helping students (of all ages) to make rapid progress with their music theory and practical performance. She has helped many students successfully achieve their AMEB examinations and music goals in record time, with outstanding results.

Laura has attained great commendation, feedback and awards for her teaching ability. She was previously nominated for the National Excellence in Teaching Awards,  for her outstanding achievements in teaching instrumental music.

Laura resides in Brisbane, teaching and performing music, in addition to studying towards further qualifications.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Music.
  • Bachelor of Education.

 

Certificates 

  • AMEB Written Examinations: Music Theory, Musicianship, Music Craft  (various grades).
  • AMEB Practical Examinations (various instruments and grades).
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (in progress).

 

Experience Summary

  • 21+ years experience teaching individual and group lessons, directing and performing in bands, and conducting workshops.
  • Proven experience assisting students from ages 3-80 to achieve their music and AMEB Exam goals quickly, and with high level results.  

 

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