Jennifer Teh is the founder and Director of Hush Little Baby Early Childhood Music Classes and has been teaching music for fourteen years. She strongly believes that music and singing should be a part of every child’s life. Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Music and Bachelor of Education from the University of Queensland as well as an Australian Kodaly Certificate in Primary Music Education. Accolades include an Australian Government National Award for Quality Schooling and a Queensland College of Teachers Excellence Award. Throughout her career, Jennifer has taught music to babies, toddlers, children, teenagers and adults, both in Australia and internationally. Through her community early childhood music classes she facilitates interaction between caregiver and child through music.
Featuring guest presenter David Banney(NSW)
Composer, Music Educator and Conductor
A past winner of the ABC Young Conductor of the Year Award, David has conducted many of Australia’s leading orchestras and ensembles, including the Queensland Symphony, the Queensland Philharmonic, the West Australian Symphony, the Canberra Symphony and Opera Queensland.
David is the Artistic Director and violist of the Christ Church Camerata, based at Newcastle’s Christ Church Cathedral. His compositions include orchestral, choral and chamber music. David’s deep interest in children’s music education was inspired by meeting Géza Szilvay, the great Hungarian violin pedagogue and creator of the Colourstrings curriculum.
He has spoken at numerous conferences in Australia, New Zealand and Europe on the subject of music education, and is a lecturer in musicianship, conducting and violin pedagogy for the Australian Kodály Certificate. David is a past Vice President of the Kodály Music Education Institute of Australia.
Registration inquiries: Margaret Lange
Phone: 0411 343 576
Term 1 Music Workshop: Choral Conducting and Repertoire
A great morning to inspire your teaching. A workshop filled with ideas, songs, resources, and helping you to establish the art of conducting.
Guest presenter: Jonathan Bligh
At our final workshop for the year teachers and participants from the 2016 Australian Kodály Certificate Course will share examples of Kodály pedagogy that have been successful in their classrooms.
Come and celebrate the end of year with us and gain some successful classroom activities This workshop is best suited to educators of primary age students.
AGM at 11am