Whatever the reason you want to learn to sing, we  can help you sing your heart out!

Vocal lessons are available at your school, at South West Music or via video conferencing.


Our vocal tutors

Richard Sievers

Richard's professional life has included performing with companies such as Sadler’s Wells Ballet, Orchestra Victoria, Melbourne Philharmonic Orchestra, Brass Parts Brass Quintet and the Bolshoi Ballet, something he had dreamed about while in the Australian Boys Choir at the age of ten.

Prior to moving to Deniliquin in 1986 Richard taught at the Victorian Boys Choir and many private schools in Melbourne. 

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Sophie Butcher

Sophie was 12 years old when she decided she wanted to be a singer.


Sophie completed Senior Music for her HSC and holds a Cert III in Early Childhood Education & Care.


Sophie has been teaching with South West Music for 4 years and enjoys sharing the positive impact of music with her students and seeing them reach their personal goals.


Zara Lindeman

Zara started as a student of South West Music when she was 6 years old and now teaches vocals, choir, ukulele and bucket drumming at the Conservatorium.


She is a lover of country music and a popular performer.


Zara was recently awarded the TAFE NSW Highly Commended Student of the Year and Creative and Design Ideation Student of the Year.