Born in Graz, Austria, Marie-Louise Wright
(Mary) began violin studies with Brian Fish and later
with Zefferino Mendes, Tim Wachtel and Warwick Stengards.
She studied conducting and Musical Direction with Dr.
Peter Clinch, Robert Rosen, Marvin Rabin, Jerry Nowak,
Dr. Robert Culver and Dr. LeRoy Jones as well as
attending Symphony Australia workshops in Tasmania,
Melbourne and Adelaide, and most recently a workshop with
the Royal Australian Navy Band.