Qualifications: JMC Academy Bachelor of Music (Vocals Major)
Current Australian Working with Children Blue Card holder
Donnelle Brooks is a positive and passionate teacher with experience teaching a wide range of instruments, including guitar, vocals, ukulele, and piano. With over 15 years of playing experience, Donnelle is an accomplished guitarist and can teach to an advanced level, specialising in both contemporary and classical styles. She is also an advanced vocalist with a completed Bachelor of Music majoring in vocals from JMC Academy. Over the past four years of her teaching career, Donnelle has also become well versed in teaching music theory, ukulele and piano.
Outside of teaching, Donnelle is a cultivated singer, songwriter, and musician and is well known as the frontwoman of blues/rock band Don and The Mobsters. Her compositions include mixes of rock and acoustic folk with hints of blues and country.
Donnelle loves to share her passion for music with her students and encourages creativity and inquiry in her music lessons. She also has a great knowledge and appreciation for music theory and uses fun and engaging methods to pass that knowledge along.