Give me 15 minutes and I'll show you how to make your music studio more efficient and profitable!


Wendy’s aim is to help you build an awesome Music Teaching School and business. Wendy can give you proven strategies and ideas that will help you organise, grow and maintain your business to the level you wish to achieve. Wendy is also uniquely qualified to problem solve your own individual situation, having grown her business in multiple formats over many years.

Starting as a Sole Trader, Wendy’s Music grew to operate in over 30 primary schools, 4 retail studios and ultimately franchised before recently moving to a fully online business model and unique teacher directory.

Learn more about Wendy Brentnall-Wood, Founder of Music School Success.

Wendy is not only a qualified and experienced classroom and instrumental teacher who has also been an examiner and adjudicator, but she is known as an entrepreneur in the music education sector. Wendy has been running and operating her own Music Teaching business since age 18!

Part of her success has been writing her own teaching Method for multiple instruments and also books for Music teachers.

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Wendy has been running her own private teaching studio since 1978 and been employing teachers to assist her since 1985 in a variety of educational settings around Melbourne and Victoria, Australia. Wendy has developed and run Instrumental music programs in Primary School Preschool music programs, Retail Music teaching Studios, Retail instrument and Sheet Music Sales and includes Wendy’s Music franchise system.

Wendy has trained hundreds of teachers to not only use her teaching system but also in effective teaching methods and music school administration.

As a business owner she has experience managing: Financial systems Human resources/recruitment & training Merchandising, Advertising and Marketing Intellectual Property Technology Legal frameworks and much more!

Wendy’s personal successes and failures give her a unique ability to assist other Music teachers in building the lifestyle and Music School Success they dream of. Her programs are insightful and informative and she displays a willingness to share her knowledge to assist as many others as possible. Music is a thing of great joy to Wendy, and helping others make music is Wendy’s passion!


Wendy is not only a highly experience teacher, examiner, adjudicator and author, but she is also well known as a Speaker and Presenter at Conferences, Professional development sessions, University workshops and other Events Nationally and internationally. Contact her to speak or present a workshop.