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Anne Rose is a Melbourne based flutist with many years of experience as a teacher and free-lance performer, tutor and adjudicator. Anne plays an Altus 1707 and Burkart Elite Deluxe piccolo.
Anne completed her undergraduate studies (B.Mus.Ed) at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music under the tutelage of Peter Edge as well as Eileen Gilligan, Margaret Crawford and Alan Hardy. She has also performed in masterclasses with internationally renowned flutists including William Bennett and Trevor Wye.
Playing the flute for Anne includes anything from small ensemble work with a variety of ensembles to musical theatre in the cramped confines of a theatre pit. She has performed extensively as part of many different ensembles; The Victorian Flute Ensemble, Melbourne Winds and Melbourne Opera, just to name a few. Anne has developed an ardour for ensemble music and regularly performs with her trio, Trio d’Amour.
Teaching in some of Melbourne’s most highly regarded secondary colleges, Anne has built a reputation as a passionate and dedicated flute teacher, with her students consistently achieving great success in Victorian Certificate of Education recitals, AMEB grade examinations and Performance Diplomas. Anne’s private teaching studio also hosts a wealth of talented young flutists, from beginners to advanced players. Many of Anne’s students have received music scholarships and gained tertiary music places.
Anne has also adjudicated competitions, conducted ensembles and has run tutorial sessions for chamber and orchestral ensembles
For over two decades, Anne has been an active member of the Victorian Flute Guild, volunteering as a general committee member and more recently as part of the Leslie Barklamb Scholarship Committee. Through her involvement with the VFG, Anne worked on the committee to organize the highly successful Australian Flute Convention in Melbourne in 2001. Currently involved in organizing the Leslie Barklamb Scholarship, Anne has found great satisfaction in facilitating future musical pathways for young flute players.
More recently, as part of the Flutes and Flutists team, Anne has been involved in the organization of the Australian Flute Festival and many events involving international touring artists including Paul Edmund-Davies, Michael Cox, Denis Bouriakov and Aldo Baerton. She is passionate about bringing the best of the flute world to her home town Melbourne!