Management

Ms Vena Goh

DIRECTOR

Ms Vena Goh, an Associate Lecturer with a local renown University, is also a professional trainer in sales and marketing. In 2010, she was given the opportunity to be the principal of a missionary music school where she introduced new learning methods and tools to boost the examination results for the students.

She started learning the piano at the age of 6 and had accompaniment engagements from the age of 15 allowing her to travel to Hong Kong and Taiwan for performance exposures.

Her passion for music continued despite spending numerous years in the corporate world. Even with the busy travelling schedule in the demanding corporate world, she would make time for her music passion by learning the flute during lunch hours.

MS FELICIA FERNANDEZ

SCHOOL MANAGER

Ms Felicia Fernandez joined Tanglewood Music School since 2009. She graduated with advanced diploma in Business Administration. She heads the overall operations of the school and facilitates programs and activities of the students. She shares her passion in music with students and associates of Tanglewood Music School, leading the team in providing student services and consultations. Ms Felicia took part in the Tanglewood Music Tour over the past years and promotes top quality music education in Singapore.

 

 

DR IRYNA VOKHMYANINA

Head, Piano Department

Dr Iryna Vokhmyanina graduated from the Moscow State Music-Pedagogical University with Masters’ Degree specializing in Music Pedagogy (piano). After completing postgraduate studies, she obtained a PhD specializing in Music Theory and Methodology of Professional Education.

Equipped with more than 25 years or professional teaching experience, many of her students became winners of international music competitions including the 1st Singapore Steinway Youth Piano Competition in 2013.

MS ELZA NARTADJIEVA

Head, Strings Department

Ms Elza Nartadjieva discovered her passion for teaching since she was young. She graduated from the Uzbekistan Conservatory named after Mukhtar Ashrafi where she received her Masters Degree in Violin Performance and Teaching.

She has participated in various materclasses with visiting Professors from the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory, such as professor Sergey Kravchenko, Oleg Krysa, Isaac Reider. Elza has been with Tanglewood for many years and she has produced numerous outstanding students and award winners.