Yap Shu Mei

Born: Malaysia
Field(s) of study: Violin, Violin Group
Degrees: Bachelor of Music, New England Conservatory (Boston, USA); Post-Graduate Diploma, Trinity College of Music (London)

Biography: Highly sought-after teacher and masterclass clinician in violin studies. Strong advocate for computer technology to advance music teaching. Creator of popular violin books. Trainer of many prize-winning young violinists, and high-scorer violinists in the ABRSM examinations. Widely respected as mentor to teachers, parents and students. Performed extensively with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra. In demand as a soloist and ensemble violinist for local and international events. Leader of the San Nikkis trio and jazz violinist of the Tessera all-girls band.

Faculty: Founder & Director since inception