Carla Lecturer in Music in French Horn Performance at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music at the University of Melbourne. Previously she was horn professor at the Tiroler Landeskonservatorium for Music in Innsbruck. She also offers private horn lessons, both live and online through the online platform PlaywithaPro. She has a wide range of experience teaching at all levels, from beginners and amateurs through to tertiary performance students, from individual one off or ongoing lessons through to audition training workshops and masterclasses.
Carla has an holistic approach to horn playing, which is expressed through her teaching style. She has devoted years of study to learning how to use the body as efficiently and dynamically as possible to optimise both the musical results achieved and the level of enjoyment. Carla is very interested in the psychological aspects of performance and practice, and has personal experience with various mental techniques for optimising performance and enjoyment.