Sarah Harden is a piano teacher in Newcastle, where she teaches from her home studio and at Newcastle Grammar School.
With a strong interest in pedagogy, Sarah holds an Associate Diploma in Piano and a Certificate in Music Teaching from the University of Southern Queensland.
In her studio, Sarah strives to create a caring, nurturing, and creative environment that promotes confident musicians who have strong technique, music literacy, and musical expression. Sarah takes joy in teaching students from the very first music lesson of an individual, through to adults returning to music.
Once a registered nurse, Sarah is well-organised and is an expert in student health and safety. Her private studio is registered as Covid Safe (with the NSW Government) where she has a Kawai grand piano and a physically-distanced electric piano. Zoom lessons are available to students as required.
Sarah is a passionate member of the Newcastle Branch Committee of the Music Teachers Association of NSW. She has held the position of Branch Treasurer (2019, 2020) and now leads a dedicated team as the Branch President, and is a member of the MTA NSW State Council.