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Liane Molewyk Dalyellup Music Academy Director
Liane Molewyk Dalyellup Music Academy Director
Liane began her musical studies at the age of 6 when she commenced organ lessons with her first teacher, Eddie in Malaysia. Liane went on to study Piano, participating in the many Eistedfodd's throughout Victoria and sitting AMEB examinations in Piano and Musicianship. Liane was offered Cello lessons at High School and won a Double Bass Scholarship at the Canberra School of Music when she was 16. Liane moved to Western Australia in 1986 and studied Music Education at Edith Cowan University where she was awarded a Bachelor of Education Honours degree majoring in Music. During her university years she studied Piano under Michael Cole, a piano lecturer at WAAPA. In 1989 June Ashley, one of Liane's lecturers, invited her to work at the WA Music Academy as a group piano/musicianship teacher. Liane enjoyed this immensely and after a few years opened Unique Musique Academy in Wembley. During this time, Liane was approached by the Education Department to teach the group piano programme they offered. In 2006, Liane joined forces with Lynette Telfer and opened ISM Churchlands, a successful music school catering for over 330 students each week. In December 2008, Liane moved to Bunbury with her husband, also a music educator, and their two daughters. Liane opened ISM Bunbury in April 2009 to provide a quality music education to children in the Bunbury area. In January 2015, the school changed it's name to Dalyellup Music Academy.
Judy Blair DMA Teacher
Judy Blair DMA Teacher
Judy began her piano studies at age 6 in Canberra. Throughout her school years she completed a number of piano and musicianship exams and played for her local church each week. Judy also studied dance for ten years, specializing in ballet, jazz and tap. Judy was given the opportunity to study violin in high school and she participated in the school orchestra for 4 years. Judy has always had a love of children and her desire to share her knowledge with them led her to complete a Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Studies) majoring in Special Needs and Music. Judy taught for many years both in mainstream school settings and in Special Needs schools before coming to ISM Bunbury. Judy completed her ISM training in January 2009 and commenced working for ISM Bunbury (now DMA) April 2009. Judy has three young children who are currently enrolled in the music school.
Fay Baudains DMA Teacher
Fay Baudains DMA Teacher
Fay started classical ballet at age 5 and completed many ISTD and RAD examinations. Her disciplines covered ballet,contempary,tap,jazz and Spanish. In High school, Fay was a member of the Leeming Youth Theatre Company and cast in many musicals including Annie and The Wiz. She toured in 1993 to Melbourne with the musical Beijing Spring. She also studied guitar and keyboard at school. After leaving High School Fay undertook her Bachelor of Education with a major in Early Childhood and Minor in Drama. She is a qualified classroom teacher with particular experience in 3 year olds. She moved to Bunbury in 2007 with her husband and four children. Fay's interest in music led her to recommence piano studies in January 2009 and she is enjoying the opportunity to improve her skills in this area. She has worked for ISM Bunbury (now DMA) since it's opening in 2009.