Dr. Iryna Vokhmyanina obtained Masters Degree from Moscow State Music Pedagogical University, specialized in Pedagogue of Music in piano, completed her PhD with the specialisation Theory and Methodology of Professional Education at Kharkiv National Pedagogical University in Ukraine and became a Professor there. Since then, she has continued teaching and performing concurrently. During her 30 years of teaching experience, she taught at colleges and universities in Ukraine and Russia, presenting her publications at educational conferences.
Dr. Vokhmyanina was a jury member at the international music competitions and festivals in the Thailand Chopin Piano Competition and 3rd Singapore Steinway Youth Piano Competition. She regularly conducts piano masterclasses worldwide, including in Music Summer Academy (Olbia, Italy), Kurozwenki Music Summer Academy (Poland), and Singapore Raffles International Music Festival etc.
Dr Iryna is Founder and Artistic Director of “Symphony of Motherhood” and Founding Member and Artistic Director in Chamber Music Society of Singapore.
Many of her students successfully participated in several projects in Singapore, Royal Albert Hall (UK) and Carnegie Hall (USA). They garnered Gold Prizes in international music competitions – Medan International Piano Competition (Indonesia), 6th and 7th Singapore Performances’ Festival & Competition, Asia Arts Festival 2016-2017, Grand Prize Virtuoso competition (UK), “Golden Classical Music Awards” in New York City (USA), “Brilliant Talent Discovery Awards” (Italy), North International Competition (Sweden), and Vienna Virtuoso Festival (Austria).
She is teaching Piano, Aural and does Piano Accompaniment for students at Tanglewood Music School.