Stansya Kwee

Stansya Kwee Piano, Accompanist, Musicianship

Stansya's passion for the piano began at the age of 4 years old, marking the inception of a lifelong devotion to music. Her journey has been one of continuous growth and accomplishment.

A graduate of the Australian Institute of Music with a major in Classical Piano Performance, Stansya's education laid the foundation for her multifaceted approach to teaching. Having navigated the ABRSM and Yamaha grading systems, she intimately understands the challenges students face, enriching her teaching with empathy and insight.

With over 7 years of teaching experience, Stansya has become a versatile educator, working with students of all ages and cultural backgrounds. Her commitment to excellence is evident in her preparation of students for international examinations, including ABRSM, AMEB, Trinity College Piano, and Rock School of Music. Beyond exams, Stansya has coached students for competitions and concerts, fostering not only technical proficiency but also a deep appreciation for performance art.

Stansya's musical expertise extends beyond the piano keys. A seasoned performer, she has won in both local and international competitions. Her musical pursuits go beyond solo endeavours. Stansya has actively participated in various choir groups, showcasing her versatility and love for collaborative music-making. As a Music Director for the Saint Theresia Musical Drama group, she generously shares her knowledge, enriching the musical community with her passion and expertise. Stansya invites students on a musical journey, offering not just lessons but an immersive experience in the world of piano and beyond.

Stansya's teaching philosophy is a harmonious blend of her rich musical journey and unwavering commitment to nurturing the next generation of musicians. Rooted in her own experiences navigating diverse grading systems and winning competitions, Stansya understands that each student's musical journey is unique. Her approach combines technical rigor with a deep appreciation for the emotional and expressive facets of music.

Stansya believes in cultivating a supportive and inclusive learning environment where students of all ages and backgrounds can thrive. Her teaching is characterized by a holistic perspective, encompassing not only piano technique but also an exploration of musical history, theory, and collaborative performance. Stansya's goal is to inspire a lifelong love for music in her students, equipping them not only with the skills to excel in examinations and competitions but also with a profound understanding of the transformative power of music in their lives.