Extra-Curricula Activities

Vocal ​

Erin MacNamara is a local, experienced singing teacher who specialises in young voices. She has been teaching contemporary voice for the past six years, with a Master of Music Studies, majoring in Vocal Pedagogy at the Queensland Conservatorium. Having trained under some of Australia's and the UK's leading voice teachers and scientists, Erin has a vast knowledge of vocal anatomy and physiology, as well as developing healthy vocal technique in young and developing voices. She is also currently completing a Master of Teaching, specialising in classroom and instrumental music. Erin is extremely passionate about music and can teach most contemporary styles to all ages.

Contact Details
Name: Erin MacNamara
Email: erin.macnamara@me.com
Ph: 0433 084 345


Piano & Guitar Program

Leah Routledge is a private piano & guitar teacher who is available for private lessons with students at St Clare's Primary School. Leah has been teaching for over a decade and holds a Queensland Conservatorium music degree as well as a Graduate Diploma in Education. She teaches to Australian Music Examination Board standards and will teach students to read music, use proper technique and to understand music theory. Students can choose to undertake Australian Music Examination Board examinations or to learn for leisure. Lessons are tailored to suit each child's interests and learning style. Leah is very passionate about teaching music and giving each student the opportunity to excel. Students in preparatory year through to year six are welcome to enrol.

Contact Details

Name: Leah Routledge

Email: leah.routledge@griffithuni.edu.au  

Ph: 0431 340 439

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School Choir

The Clare's Primary School Choir is formed by students who regularly learn and practice the art of singing and performing in the lead up to several performances throughout the year. During choir lessons, students are taught the basics of music theory, the correct breathing technique (shoulders, back and posture), vocal exercises and the ability to blend voices with others in the choir.

Choir practice is held on a Thursday morning at 8:00am in The Arts room. All students in Years 1-6 are welcome.

Contact Details
Name: Angela Williamson
Email: pyarrabilba@bne.catholic.edu.au
Ph: 5549 8000