The team at Queensland Music seeks to provide an enthusiastic approach to music education, creating a friendly learning environment with professionalism. This can be experienced by musicians of all levels, beginner to advanced, classical to contemporary, tailoring lesson plans to all abilities. A unique band sound may be experienced by all, when booking for your corporate or private functions. The distinctive band sound consists of a selection of originals, funk, Jazz and contemporary covers, that may be enjoyed by all.”
Meet The Team
Sonya is an accomplished musician and music education specialist with over 35 years of experience as a music educator, composer, and adjudicator.
She also has over 20 years of experience as a music examiner, helping many students not only pass but excel in their music studies. Sonya specialises in piano tuition for personal enjoyment and preparations for students who are preparing for music assessments in both schools and universities.
She has a strong track record of preparing students for early levels diplomas with 100 per cent pass rates and a majority of candidates passing with honours and distinctions. She has also successfully prepared her students for university auditions, eisteddfods, and piano competitions.
Glen Carter-Varney is a celebrated Australian composer, pianist and music-education specialist. Glen began her music career from the age of three and has spent her entire life dedicated to music.
She has been an accomplished musician since the 1950s. She has an impressive list of achievements and awards, as well as being a celebrated live performer who appeared on popular television across Australia during the 1960s and ’70s including In Melbourne Tonight with Graeme Kennedy.
With over 40 years’ experience as a music educator, examiner, composer and presenter, she has composed and produced several piano publications that are currently used as syllabi by the AMEB, AGMED, Australia and New Zealand Cultural Arts (ANZCA), and The Saint Cecilia School of Music.
Antony Visser of Antonix Music
Antony Visser is a talented, award-winning multi-instrumentalist and music educator. He has many years experience as a performer and has been a piano and trombone teacher for over half a decade.
He offers both piano and trombone tuition for students in the Brisbane region as well as offering online lessons to students online both in Australia and abroad.
Antony also fronts jazz-funk powerhouse Antonix who released their debut album entitled Haphazard Rebellion in January 2020. Along with Antony, Antonix is a collection of accomplished, educated musicians that provide live entertainment in the Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, and Gold Coast regions.