Katharina Fehringer Mbus, Grad. Cert. Mus, Bmus
Katharina educates students with the skills they need to excel in music making. Apply for your music lessons in violin, piano or guitar today and start building the future of your dreams. Being a part of Katharina Studio also allows students the opportunity to perform in two recitals yearly. All students are also strongly encouraged to participate in AMEB Classical or AMEB for Leisure exams.
the creative journey
Katharina has always been immersed in a world of creativity and beauty. From winning numerous scholarships regarding the guitar as a child, she continued to develop her skills, traveling to all the corners of the globe to share her craft. She has predominantly been guided by world-class musicians such as the likes of Dr. Adrian Walter AO, leading Flamenco guitarist Oscar Guzman, Pavel Steidl, Carlos Bonell, 19th Century music specialist Carlo Barone, Isolde Schaupp, Timothy Kain and Julian Byzantine to name a few. Her repertoire covers much of the classical guitar repertoire from the Renaissance, Baroque to contemporary eras with pieces that hold influences from the many exciting cultures across the globe, with composers from Latin America, Spain, Italy, Germany, America and many others. Not only is performing on her instrument a passion but so too is teaching music to students from all walks of life.
Katharina has taught music across Australia, Spain, Germany and The Philippines. She communicates with high energy and enthusiasm and continues to develop her skills as a professional musician and music teacher.
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Since opening our doors, Katharina Studio has been committed to helping students pursue a craft they love. At Katharina Studio, we provide a unique and highly personalised method of teaching, creating an environment to nurture, educate and encourage creative individuals to achieve the highest level of success. Come and learn with one of the best at Katharina Studio. No matter which program you pick, you will be well on your way to an exceptional education. Browse through our site to learn more about what we have to offer.
Lessons are held weekly in a relaxing and nurturing studio in Muirhead, nestled amongst the vibrant, blooming wattles and native, colourful birdlife. Lessons run for 30 mins, 45 mins or one hour depending on the student's needs. Lessons are paid in x8 week blocks.
Instruments can be ordered from K.A.T.H.A.R.I.N.A S.T.U.D.I.O if need be. Mostly, all music and technical exercises are provided by K.A.T.H.A.R.I.N.A S.T.U.D.I.O. Sometimes students are asked to purchase relevant books from other sources.
At K.A.T.H.A.R.I.N.A S.T.U.D.I.O. we aim to have performances by the students twice a year where friends and family are welcome to attend.
Katharina has been a violinist since the age of 7. She has had thorough training by leading violinists and has performed in orchestras throughout America and the NorthernTerritory for over 15 years in many settings, such as the Darwin International Guitar Festivals and numerous chamber orchestra concerts which focused on Baroque, Nineteenth century, Romantic, Classical, Contemporary pieces. She has performed as a viola player and violinist with the Darwin Symphony Orchestra for over 15 years. She also founded the Sunset Strings Quartet and the Khonsu Quartet. Students will be guided carefully with the use of a variety of methods from the Suzuki and Colourstrings method through to the use of AMEB material plus more. Students of all levels and ages are welcome.
Katharina is a highly prolific guitarist. After over 20 years of training with the world's leading guitarists, she has reached an extremely high level of musicianship and skill. After receiving numerous awards for her guitar playing including the Charles Darwin University Arts Award, Young Australian of the Year NT Award, the Young Achiever Award, and the completion of her Bachelor of Music and her post-graduate studies in Music Performance, at Griffith Conservatorium, including numerous performances globally, Katharina is fully equipped to support students in developing their skills on the guitar from beginners to advanced levels. Music exams are also catered to the student.
(Katharina has been trained as a pianist. Lessons in piano are currently available to all students from all backgrounds. Exam preparations are also encouraged.)
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Since opening our doors, we’ve been committed to helping students pursue a craft they love. Katharina Studio provides a unique and highly personalized method of teaching, creating a learning environment to nurture, educate and encourage creative individuals to achieve the highest level of success. With over 25 years experience as a performing artist, student and teacher, including two university degrees in music performance wherein Katharina had trained amongst the world's best, you can be sure that you will be guided accurately, with wisdom and confidence, and be taught all the necessary foundations to flourish on your instrument. Browse through our site to learn more about what we have to offer.