About

LYNNE NEWMAN
2010 Master of Letters Degree
2006 Bachelor of Arts Degree
1994 Australian Music Examinations Board Teacher No. 12480
1988 Australasian Performing Right Association Limited, Writer Full Member
LYNNE MUSIC AUSTRALIA, ABN: 51 963 116 914
  • Currently performing solo www.pianowoman.com.au, writing, recording, teaching and contemplating PhD studies
  • Attained Master of Letters Degree in 2010 from Central Queensland University via Distance Education majoring in Creative Writing
  • Attained Bachelor of Arts Degree in 2006 from University of Southern Queensland via Distance Education majoring in Music History and History
  • Teaching Music (Singing, Piano and Guitar) privately since 1990
  • Designed and taught Creative Development courses “Singing For Everyone”, “Jazz Vocals” and “Musical Notation” at Eastern Suburbs Community College and Sydney Community College for 18 years
  • Designed and taught Creative Development Course “Singing For Everyone” at The University of New South Wales for 18 years
  • Won various Songwriting Awards
  • Band “Watercolour” whose debut CD was launched at The Basement in August 1997, attained commercial air play soon after. A recording contract was offered and instead Lynne turned it down and made a second independent CD of original compositions “This Human Thing”
  • Won Moomba Song Competition Australian Conservation Foundation Award for her song “Greenhouse Effect
  • Performed Band gigs with original compositions at many prominent and well established venues including The Basement, Kinsellas, Sydney Opera House Forecourt, Darling Harbour, Martin Place Amphitheatre, Harbourside Brasserie, The Rocks Markets, Paddington Markets, etc.
  • Performed many Solo Piano Bar gigs and attained residency status at venues including The Albury Hotel Paddington, Sydney Casino, Sydney Hilton, Menzies Hotel, Sheraton On The Park, Hotel Intercontinental, etc.
  • Australian Music Examination Board (AMEB) Registered Teacher No. 12480, registered since 1994
  • Studied Arranging at NSW Conservatorium of Music
  • Studied Jazz Vocals with the late, great Kerrie Biddell at NSW Conservatorium of Music
  • Studied Pianoforte with Australian Music Examination Board
  • Matriculated from Kambala School for Girls in 1977
  • Born in September 1960