AUSTA String Teacher Profile


Courtney Schuurs

Suburb: Indooroopilly

Postcode: 4068

Mobile Phone: 0428052284


Instrument: Viola and Violin

Qualifications: AMusA Viola, Grade 7 Violin, Grade 6 Musicianship

Fees: 30mins=$30; 45mins=$40; 1hr=$50

State: QLD

Courtney is passionate about the teaching and sharing of music and loves inspiring young musicians to reach their goals. She is continually exploring new and innovative methods of pedagogy. Teaches viola and violin for all ages at a beginner-intermediate level and beginner-intermediate AMEB Theory and Musicianship.

Courtney is currently studying a Bachelor of Music majoring in Viola Performance at the Griffith University Queensland Conservatorium of Music. She completed her schooling at St Peters Lutheran College Indooroopilly where she gained experience in string teaching, was Associate Principal Viola in the St Peters Soloists and was a founding member of the electric string band Neon Pulse. She has toured both nationally and internationally in orchestras and ensembles. In 2015 Courtney was a finalist in the St Peters Performer of the Year Recital, and upon auditioning to the Conservatorium, she attained the Nora Baird Memorial Fund Audition Bursary. Courtney is also an alumni of the Queensland Youth Symphony Orchestra. She also holds a valid Blue Card.