bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there were only walls”
Saxophone, Creative music making (Composition and Improvisation)
My students have said...
"Margery Smith's 'relevant to the times' approach to teaching has brought out things in my musical ability that I was told would take year to develop"
"Years after my study with Margery Smith I still benefit from her intuitive understanding fo music and instrumental technique"
"Margery Smith is an encouraging, patient and dedicated teacher. Under her guidance, I built up my confidence as a performer and musician"
My aims as a
individual creativity…creativity is the core of my teaching practice
My philosophy as a
teacher is to explore and facilitate the musical potential that exists in all
people. I work as a mentor with my students, developing creative solutions to
efficient practice techniques
own great sound
musical understanding, that 'aha' moment!
Institute of Music-Head of Classical Performance
of Newcastle-Lecturer in Clarinet & Saxophone
Conservatorium of Music-Lecturer in Clarinet & Saxophone
improvisation and creative music making
Principal Clarinet-The Australian Opera & Ballet Orchestra
Principal Clarinet-Sydney Symphony
including Continuum Sax, The Seymour Group