Vanessa Wijaya | Piano
Vanessa graduated with a degree from the Royal College of Music in 2016. During her studies, she was awarded the prestigious Lucien Wang and K H Tan Scholarships. Vanessa currently holds a BMus(piano) from RCM and is a highly experienced as both a performer and teacher.
Vanessa has competed and performed in numerous competitions and music festivals both locally and abroad. Some of her achievements abroad include winning the 3rd prize at the Young Pianist Competition(2011) Category G, Indonesia and being awarded Best Player for 20th Century Works, Category C in the Symphony Piano Festival, Indonesia. Locally, Vanessa was awarded the Silver Award in the Piano Solo Category at the Singapore Music Festival(2010) and was awarded the Gold Award for Piano Duet at the Symphony Performers' Festival, in collaboration with the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory.
In addition to her achievements as a performer, Vanessa is also a seasoned accompanist, having accompanied various soloists at various competitions including the Malaysia National Vocal Competition. Vanessa is now under the tutelage of Russian pianist Boris Kraljevic.