Alexandra started learning the trumpet at a young and quickly developed a passion for all music, ranging from Baroque, Classical, Romantic to Contemporary. She received a full music scholarship to Stella Maris College, Manly, recieving a Band 6 result in Music Extention 2.
She completed over 15 different Australian Music Examination Board exams – pianoforte, trumpet, music theory and more! She is one of Music Waves most musically qualified tutors. She understands the fundamentals of composition and music structure on a deep level and has a passion for imparting this onto others. She can teach trumpet, euphonium, beginner piano and beginners french horn.
Alexandra is studying Music Education at the Conservatorium, learning how to connect music princiuplaes to excellent pedagogy.
She has represented ensembles nationally and internationally (inc. Manly Jazz Festival, Lizotte’s in Dee Why, Local band festivals, New Zealand, America – in which we played at the MidWest Clinic in Chicago.
She has been working with Sydney Church of England Grammar School annually, playing Trumpet 1 in musicals such as Anything Goes! and West Side Story”
She has been working as an Orchestral Manager for NSSWE (Northern Sydney Symphonic Wind Ensemble) for 1 year, and have been working with the program for over 5 years (helping with the younger tiered bands)
In addition to this she has worked as a step-in au-pair for multiple families on the Northern Beaches.
Alexandra has a current Employee Working With Children Check.