Heloise began her violin studies in Adelaide where she was fortunate to learn from some inspiring teachers. In 1988 she became a single studies student of Beryl Kimber at the Elder Conservatorium of Music. She completed her Bachelor of Music (Performance) at the Canberra School of Music (ANU) and was a member of the Wesley Scholars program until moving to Sydney to continue her music studies. Heloise works as freelance musician, playing with many different groups including the Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra. She tutored at MLC School (Burwood) from 2000 until the end of 2010, where she was privileged to work with many fine musicians and contemporary composers. 2011 – 2013 has included new projects, teaching, tutoring and conducting at new schools and organizations, including SYO where she conducts the String Orchestral Program ensemble, Vivaldi. Heloise is also a member of the newly formed Bancroft Quartet.