Monique has been playing the flute for 17 years.  After receiving several scholarships from Matamata College, as well as the Massey University High Achievers Scholarship, Monique went on to study Classical Flute Performance at the New Zealand School of Music (NZSM) in Wellington. Here she was a member of the Wellington Youth Orchestra and the NZSM Orchestra as well as a Flute and Harp Duo.  In 2013 Monique pursued Post Graduate Studies at the University of Auckland in Classical Flute Performance under the tutelage of Professor Uwe Grodd.  Here she received a Master of Music with First Class Honours.  Monique has played with many orchestras including; Manukau Symphony Orchestra, St Matthews Chamber Orchestra, Auckland Symphony Orchestra, Wairua Sinfonietta and Blackbird Ensemble.  She thoroughly enjoys teaching and has been doing so for 12 years. Monique has recently moved to Thailand and is giving lessons via Skype.  Monique's most recent professional role was as Principal Flute of the Royal New Zealand Navy Band.  Get in touch with Monique today to receive a free Skype lesson.