Anna trained in Germany mainly in the Orff-Schulwerk approach. Anna has been teaching at Mitchell Conservatorium in Bathurst since 1992. She initiated Early Childhood Classes at our Lithgow Division for 3 to 9 year olds in 1995, including tuned percussion and recorder. She has prepared children for instrumental demonstration concerts. Anna completed her Bachelor of Education (Primary) at the University of New England in 2003.
Anna teaches recorder and classical guitar and is the Director of Mitchell Conservatorium's Recorder Ensemble.
Josh currently studies a Bachelor of Communication (Theatre/Media) at Charles Sturt University. He also holds a Bachelor of Education (Primary), graduating in 2011. As a performer, Josh has played the role of Boq in Wicked with the Orange Theatre Company. He has also been seen playing the role of Franz in Rock of Ages with Carillon Theatrical Society. With Carillon Theatrical Society he has also played the roles of LeFou in Beauty and the Beast, Benny Southstreet in Guys and Dolls, Naphtali in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Kevin/Lead Tenor in The Producers and Feuilly in Les Misérables.
Other credits include Young Scrooge in A Christmas Carol The Musical with Lithgow Musical Society, Peter Quince in A Mid Summer Night’s Dream with The Bathurst Shakespeare Players, Charlie McDonald in Tilt Your Kilt and Lord John Thomas in King Henry VIII with The Carrington Bathurst.
Josh also has an interest in scenic design. He has designed scenery for local plays as well as assisted in design for local musicals.