Gioi studied Acting & Music at Rose Bruford College of Speech & Drama in London. She has over 25 years private studio teaching experience & over 15 years as a professional freelance piano accompanist, singer & violist.
Gioi has studied with several leading performers & some of the best singing teachers in Australia. She regularly attends pedagogy workshops, masterclasses, conferences & continues to engage in private study & training.
Gioi enjoys teaching adults and school-aged children.
After her studies in London, Gioi moved to Perth and taught acting at Barking Gecko Theatre Company to all ages and loves incorporating her acting knowledge into teaching Musical Theatre Singing.
She has several years experience as a choral singer, choral accompanist and vocal coach. She leads Popillons and Petit-Popillons who sing current pop in harmony with groovy moves.
Gioi has been blessed to study with several of Australia's leading Classical singing teachers. She regularly attends Singing Pedagogy Workshops both in Perth and interstate. She has extensive performance experience in Classical and Contemporary styles. Gioi has her AMEB AMUSA diploma in Classcial Singing. Most of her students prepare for AMEB exams.
Many of her students have gone on to study Classical Singing at WAAPA and UWA. She teaches Musical Theatre and Classical and Contemporary singing styles.
She also performs jazz as Gioiosa while playing keys for events and relaxing background music.
PapillonMusic Teaching Studio has regular concerts, proceeded by vocal workshops, performance & acting coaching and concert-prep sessions most terms. A wide variety of different performance venues from churches, to nursing homes, cafes and clubs, provides students with performance experience.
With over 15 years experience as a freelance piano accompanist, Gioi has explored a wide variety of music. She loves the collaborative experience of playing for singers and instrumentalists. She has many years as a choral accompanist and vocal coach.
Gioi has her AMUSA diploma in Piano from AMEB, and delights in playing solo repertoire. She continues to research healthy technique and study.
Several of her students have passed 8th grade piano. Gioi teaches with passion, creativity, good humor and kindness.
Violin and Viola
Gioi has played for over a decade as a freelance classical violist. Primarily working in string quartets for weddings and co-orporate functions, but with orchestral and other chamber music experience. She has studied both violin and viola to advanced level and played much solo repertoire to her pets!
She has studied with leading teachers and players and is very well researched in good string playing techniques. She enjoys teaching beginners through to Certificate level.
For several years she was Head of Strings and Singing at Kingsway Christian College. She has experience leading ensembles and enjoys teaching group classes as well as private tuition.
Music Playdates provide an engaging musical experience for children 4-6 year olds. Weekly small-group classes allowing young children to experience a variety of instruments including; piano, guitar, ukulele and violin. Students love singing and dancing plus learning to listen and apprecite different styles of music. Using the wonderful keyboard series 'Music for Little Mozarts' as a guide for piano.
Teaching Fee Structure
Below is the fee structure for PapillonMusic Teaching Studio 2018.
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$37.50 per lesson when prepaid before the start of term
$55 per lesson
when prepaid before the start of term
$75 per lesson
When prepaid before the start of term
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