Tess commenced singing lessons and performing at eight years of age at Rae’s Academy of Modern Singing. Tess completed VCE music and in 2006 while training with Michael Hillyard at Rhiannon’s Performing Arts Tess auditioned and was accepted into J.M.C Academy where she studied Degree in Popular Music Performance.
Tess has taught singing and keys for ten years. As well as teaching at RPA Studios Tess has taught singing and keys in primary and secondary schools. She has directed numerous concerts for RPA Studios, community events and other Melbourne music schools. Her singing students have received many accolades in competitions throughout Melbourne. Tess is an accomplished singer/song writer and has performed in venues throughout Melbourne including The Corner, The Laundry, The Forum, Clock Tower, Roxanne, Star Bar and many more. She has worked and trained with some of Australia’s most talented musicians, as a solo artist, in bands and performing in music videos. In 2013 Tess showcased her latest compositions at 100 Hundred for 100 charity event. Tess’ original song ‘A Worthless Life’ has received much recognition from Animal Rights and Welfare groups. Tess performs as a soloist at festivals throughout Victoria, including most recently at the We Love Life festival 2016.