Amanda Muir

Amanda Muir [flute] began her music career as a pianist at the Canberra School of Music under the tutelage of the Danish concert pianist John Winther.  After a change of direction in which she spent 10 years working overseas in the marketing and finance industries, she returned to Sydney to undertake a Bachelor of Music Performance degree in flute at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, which she completed with honours in 2000.  Amanda played Principal flute with the Willoughby Symphony Orchestra for  two years, plays Associate Principal flute and piccolo with Kuringai Philharmonic and is a casual with the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra while teaching flute and ensemble studies at several schools.