Ethereal Piano School is proud to have four highly qualified, capable, and talented teachers who love mentoring our piano students. Our students love learning with them, and so will you! Below is an insight into our teachers' experience and qualifications.
Maree Kilpatrick has been playing the piano since she was three years old, and began teaching piano and accompanying in her teens. She has been awarded AMusA and LMusA diplomas in piano performance, and has undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in music from the University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba and the University of Auckland, New Zealand. Besides her work as a piano teacher and accompanist, Maree performs frequently as a chamber musician around south-east Queensland. Maree has taken students through exams to diploma level, and enjoys teaching a broad range of ages, styles of music, and stages of learning. Maree’s aim as a teacher is to foster a passion for piano-playing and a curiosity and enjoyment of music in her students.
Chloe has had a passion for music and the arts from a very young age. Completing her grade 8 classical piano examination (AMEB) in 2015, and grade 8 classical guitar examination (AMEB) in 2016, she went on to begin her Bachelor of Music at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music in 2017, majoring in the classical guitar. Piano is a very important aspect in Chloe’s life, and intends to play and teach, in order to continue cherishing the music she grew up with. She has been learning and studying the piano for 14 years, and has always had a passion and love for music. Throughout her schooling years she had many performance opportunities, including playing recitals as a part of schooling classes, playing in several school musical bands, as well as local Eisteddfods. She has enjoyed teaching the piano previously, taking numerous students through concerts and exams, and absolutely adores the pleasure to mentor upcoming musicians. Music has been such an integral role in her life, and she wishes to extend her knowledge to enhance happiness in other’s lives.
Doris is a pianist, accompanist and a teacher. Doris has completed AMEB Piano Grade 8 and AMEB Theory Grade 6, and is currently majoring in Music Education at The University of Queensland. Doris enjoys teaching children and she wants to share the joy of music through teaching. She teaches a variety of students including students who wants to learn music just for fun and those who wishes to sit examinations. Doris prepares and design lessons to accommodate each child’s way of learning. Apart from teaching piano, Doris also piano accompanies other instrumental and vocal students for their exams and recitals.