Deon Entwisle (BMus, GradDipEd, MTeach)

Based in Melbourne, Deon is an active performer and passionate music educator. She has completed a Bachelor of Music (Performance) in both harp and piano, Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching and Master of Teaching from the University of Melbourne. 

Deon performs actively and is regularly engaged for concert performances and events. She particularly enjoys performing solo and chamber music. Her versatile playing covers a variety of musical genres including classical, contemporary, folk and popular music.

Besides performing, Deon is committed as an educator. She currently teaches at Trinity Grammar School and Genazzano FCJ College. Deon is also a member of the University of Melbourne Graduate School of Education's Advisory Committee. She has published a research paper about instrumental music education and a lesson book featuring exercises and original compositions. Deon has also taught children with disabilities and volunteered her time to music therapy programs.

Deon performs on a 2008 Lyon and Healy Style 85 Concert Grand harp, made in Chicago. In her free time, Deon enjoys travelling, hiking and baking.