Jean is highly qualified as a performer, teacher and researcher.

She holds solo singing diplomas:

  • Licentiate of the Trinity College of Music, London (LTCL)
  • Licentiate in Music, Australia (LMusA)

and university qualifications in music:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Singing Pedagogy
  • Research MA in Music (music and language analysis)
  • Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Music.

In 2005 Jean was awarded a Certificate of Recognition by the Australian National Association of Teachers of Singing (ANATS)

‘for her outstanding contribution to the teaching of singing

for her achievements in research and the promotion of interdisciplinary education and training for all those concerned with the human Voice

and for her role in the founding of and her enduring commitment to ANATS.’

In 2010 she completed, with Distinction, an intensive course on Applied Anatomy and Physiology for Yoga with Yoga Synergy.