Clare Brassil draws on her experience and passion for teaching and learning to provide workshops for teachers in fostering a coaching culture for music pedagogy; using inquiry cycle planning for effective music programs; music and technology; effective strategies for music learning; HSC preparation.

Clare provides workshops for all ages in looping; compositional process; managing performance; effective performance preparation.

As part of her NSW Regional Arts Fellowship program, Clare will present a series of 5 workshops for secondary students, teachers and the general public across the Riverina as part of her.

Clare is available as a conductor and ensembles. She offers the highest quality string tuition in the Riverina. Clare offers tuition in cello (beginner to advanced) and violin/viola (beginner), as well as coaching for chamber music, performance preparation, HSC practical and aural, and composition.

Contact Clare for rates and terms:

Workshops in...

Looping for composition in the classroom

HSC Music Aural Preparation for students and teachers

HSC Practical Performance preparation

Polishing for performance: communicating with your audience

Inquiry Cycle Planning for an effective music program

Bringing contemporary pedagogy practice to instrumental tuition

Teaching instruments in a school music program: student directed learning, flipped classroom and best practice teaching for universal engagement

Creative process and critical thinking - composition and interpretation: building skills for problem solving and making connections

Managing Performance Anxiety - building resilience and planning for success.

Chamber music and orchestral techniques

Smart music practice for great results and happy learners

How learning music builds great learning habits


Cello Lessons in Wagga
​Coaching for strings, performance, chamber music, composition, music theory
Tuition rates:

Individual cello tuition - $75 per hour (up to 2 students)

Small group cello or violin tuition - $180 per student per term
(minimum 4 students; 8 lessons per term; 1 hour duration)

Strings group - $150 per student per term
(minimum 10 students; 8 lessons per term; 1 hour duration)

HSC Aural coaching or Practical coaching - $75 per hour (up to 2 students)