With a Masters in music on flute at the Conservation of Music (Melbourne University, 2019), Amla graduated from WAAPA in 2008, before moving on to study her Graduate Diploma of Education at Monash. Amla is a freelance Flautist and Violinist,  performing regularly across Melbourne. Amla has worked for various artists including Huanchaco, Saffron, Connection, Los Lope, Synthesis, Kundalini Project, bonnie Smith, Karina Lehman, Sin Frontera, and many more, and has performed across Australia, New Zealand, and Chile (CNN Chile and Intrusos).

Amla has most recently performed and toured with Adam Hilla across Melbourne, Sydney, and Canberra in the recent show, ‘ Shoes Half Full.’ She is currently performing as a solo loop artist which includes the flute, loop, violin and her voice.