Early Years Teacher

Fiona Long

B.Ed Mus

Fiona is passionate about music education and about bringing joy to others through music. She has over 20 years teaching experience with a wide range of ages in a variety of contexts.

She is passionate about working musically with families with young children, encouraging them to explore and make music together, helping to develop their innate musicality.

She believes that musical learning that starts in the early years has the potential to build good quality foundations for further musical development.

As well has her teaching degree and music qualifications, Fiona holds a Certificate of Professional Practice in the Kodály Concept of Music Education, Early Childhood. Elements of this approach inspire her music education practice and convince her of the importance of singing and movement in developing musical skills.