Heather Connan MMTA

Contact Information
Heather Cannon
Southern River, Western Australia 6110, Australia
Detailed Information

Heather Connan is a qualified and experienced viola and violin teacher for all age groups, offering music lessons from her studio in Southern River, Perth WA. She is an Accredited Teaching Member of the West Australian Music Teachers’ Association.

Heather studied at the University of Melbourne Institute of Education, majoring in classroom and instrumental music with specialisation in strings.  She has taught individuals, small groups and ensembles in a private Melbourne school  as violin teacher and viola specialist.

She has also worked as a music specialist in both primary and secondary school settings, including through a School of the Air.

Heather Connan has played (and continues to play) viola with a number of amateur orchestras.

Heather firmly believes that technique and musicality must be taught together.

She is available for individual lessons and can assist with working toward AMEB exam preparation and/or performance goals.


  • A.Mus.A (Viola)
  • Certificate of Gifted Education (COGE)
  • BEd (Secondary) – Music
  • Master of Teaching Conversion (Kindergarten to Year 7)


  • Working with Children Check (WWCC)
  • Teacher Registration Board WA (TRBWA)