"Mission Statement"

"To provide an exciting and holistic approach to music education, recognising the individual needs of each student, and the importance of an enjoyable caring environment in which to nurture musical creativity."

What’s on


Bookings being taken now

To Book a trial lesson

Email or Call 9858 2249 or Text 0438378674

Lessons are held throughout School Terms

Term 3 Monday 23 July to Saturday 29 September

Term 2  Monday 30 April to Saturday 7 July

Term 1  29 January to 14 April inc. (Easter break 30/3-2/4 inc)

At Accent On Music we offer lessons from age 5 and above. Our courses are age appropriate and designed with sound pedagogical content.

Individual Lessons – All Levels

Accent Junior Course for beginners from 4.5 to 7;

Accent Primary Course for beginners from 8 yrs.

We also have older beginners’ and adult lessons, sometimes available in small groups.

Who we are

Accent On Music has had an enviable reputation for providing quality lessons to a wide age and stage range of students.

We were located in Eastwood for over 20 years (originally as Roland and then Forte). We have now moved to a compact studio in Dundas.

Margaret Greig  Director  Piano Teacher, Accompanist Music Therapist A.Mus.A, Dip Teach, Grad Dip Creative Arts, MA/MusTher, RMT, Accredited MTA NSW

Sarah Kilkelly  Cert Performance


Andrew Symons: Woodwind Teacher; BMus (Syd Con)

Leah Hanchard: Piano Teacher Body Minded Coach

Youssef with student

Our philosophy is  Music is For All, for Life.

Students have their different learning styles and we are aim to cater to all styles.


Below: We were Finalists in Local Business Awards for 3 years.


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What we do

Piano Tuition – all levels and grades to Diploma   (Small groups for beginners)
Instrumental Tuition  Clarinet and Saxophone – all levels and grades
Preparation for exams as required.
Music Therapy (Margaret Greig RMT)
Body Minded Coaching (Leah Hanchard, Certified Coach)

Whether you are wanting to learn just for the sheer enjoyment of it, or to learn for exams we can help.

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Andrew is a very competent Saxophonist, but also plays clarinet and piano. Andrew has recently completed a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies from U Syd/Conservatorium. Andrew is a regular performer, either as a soloist or in bands. Andrew teaches a variety of genre, including Jazz and classical and also prepares students for...


Margaret Greig Margaret is an accredited Piano teacher and Piano Examiner and has been teaching Piano for over 40 years. She is also an Accompanist. She has completed degrees in teaching, Creative and Performing Arts and Masters of Arts/Music Therapy. Margaret has also taken studies in Management and Business Marketing. Prior to taking on the ownership and management of Accent On Music (then Forte Music school), Margaret initially trained as a teacher in Special Education and then moved into Music Teaching. She trained and conducted choirs, school bands and...


Leah Hanchard Leah is an associate teacher for Accent on Music having for many years taught both private and group classes as Head Teacher of Accent on Music. She continues to teach Piano. She is also a Body Minded (Alexander Technique) Practitioner She is currently completing the A.T.Mus.A...

Call or Email for a trial lesson

Phone : 9858 2249 Email : accentonmusic.eastwood@gmail.com Your first Private lesson/assessment is just $30, with $20 credited towards your first full term account on Enrolment When planning new small groups of 2 or 3 Junior Level 1 beginners, we will offer an initial trial lesson experience at the beginning of the...