Education/Academic Degrees

Heather J Buchannan

Academic Degrees

The University of New England
Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
Ph.D.         Graduated: October, 2011

Westminster Choir College of Rider University
Princeton, New Jersey, USA.
Master of Music with distinction; Choral Conducting & Music Education.
GPA: 4.0          Graduated: May, 1998


Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
Bachelor of Music; Music Education.
Principal: Pianoforte          Graduated: November, 1985



Additional Qualifications/Study

Body Mapping
Licensed Andover Educator; October 2002

Integrated Energy Therapy
Advanced Level Certification; March 2, 2008

Johrei Reiki 
Certified Practitioner; June 24, 2006

Australian Music Examinations Board
Seventh Grade Singing Exam.
Honors (A)          September, 1995

Private Voice Study
September 1998 – 2001; Charles Walker, Westminster Choir College of Rider University, 
Princeton, New Jersey, USA.
January 1989 – July 1996; Adele Nisbet, Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, 
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.