Rose completed her University studies at the UTAS Tasmanian Conservatorium
of Music in 2002 by which time she had obtained a Bachelor of Music with
Honours, followed by two post graduate degrees; a Graduate Diploma of
Music and Bachelor of Teaching. (B.Mus, (Hons), Grad.Dip.Mus., B.Teach)
Since then, Gina has run a successful private voice Studio, worked in Primary Music Education, performed as a freelance Soprano, and has been employed with the Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music where she lectured in Core Musicianship Studies (2008 & 2009)and also directed the UTAS Conservatorium of Music Vocal Ensemble across a period of eight years.
Gina relocated to Melbourne for two years in 2003 where she became the Primary Music Specialist at The King David School. While there, she created & staged a number of Children's Musicals for the School at the National Theatre.
well as various performance engagements, Gina has been teaching adults,
adolescents, and children for over a decade. Her students range from
beginners, both adults and children to performance majors studying at
the Conservatorium of Music.
teaching reflects current healthy vocal technique and practice across a
number of classical and contemporary styles, along with appropriate
artistry and performance skill development.
believes in the intrinsic value of a music education, not only as it
benefits the holistic education of a person; but also for the simple
reason that it is something worth pursuing for the benefits of life long
enjoyment alone. Singing should be enjoyed, and music making should be
fun and meaningful for all.
has previously won the Victorian ANATS Bursary, awarded to a Promising
Vocal Teacher. This involved professional development in teaching both
contemporary and classical voice production and performance, with
acclaimed voice specialists from around the world.
Gina was awarded a prestigious Churchill Trust Fellowship
to travel overseas to the UK, Hungary and Finland to study the practice
of aural development strategies in vocal performance and teaching in
2011 sees Gina happily teaching from her Private Studio ROSEVOICE full time.