November 17, 2016

Vaucluse Piano School Staff

Vaucluse Piano School

Sydney’s Leading Piano and Wellness Teachers

Founder of Vaucluse Piano School, Jennifer Kim

Jennifer Kim is the primary teacher at Vaucluse Piano School of the Eastern Suburbs. She is a leading Australian concert pianist of South Korean heritage. Launching her international career as the winner of the 2003 Pancho Vladigerov International Piano competition aged 16, Jennifer’s international concert career has taken her across the globe on tours as a soloist; most active in European cities of France, Germany, Spain, Poland, Austria, Italy, Bulgaria, England and Norway.

Jennifer made her Australian debut at age thirteen, playing the first piano concerto of L.V Beethoven. A major prize winner of competitions and recipient of numerous scholarships; established as a concert pianist, Jennifer was asked to premiere the Australian-made grand piano, OVERS at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and has performed in prestigious heritage venues word wide; the Sydney Government House, Salzburg Mirabell Castle, Flachau Castle and the Bochum Jahrhunderthalle (Klavier-Ruhr Festival) in Germany.

Jennifer graduated Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees, receiving First Class Honours for both at the internationally acclaimed fine arts institute, Universität Mozarteum Salzburg, Austria. She has studied with central musical figures of Europe, Australia and the United States: Professor Pavel Gililov (Cologne, Salzburg), Professor Dmitri Alexeev (London), Professor Arnulf von Arnim (Essen, Munich), Professor Nikolai Evrov (Sydney); has received chamber music guidance from Beryl Kimber (OBE) (Sydney), Rainer Schmidt (Hagen Quartet) (Salzburg); Australian contemporary composition guidance from the late Miriam Hyde (OA, OBE) (Sydney); worked with the following pianists Lang Lang, Karl-Heinz Kämmerling, Andrzej Jasiński, Boris Berman and András Schiff.


Activities Coordinator, Maximus Escouri

“Every child deserves first and foremost, the gift of health and balance in life.”
– Maximus

Maximus provides Yoga, Fitness, Nutrition & Rehabilitation for our students and parents in the Eastern Suburbs including Bondi, Coogee and Vaucluse. Maximum Wellness take a simple, organic approach without compromising the body’s natural processes to encourage optimum wellbeing for the mind and body.

For more information on our Maximus Wellness Programs at Vaucluse Piano School, click here
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Instructor of  Yoga, Winnie Chen

Ms Winnie is the embodiment of mindfulness. Her sweet, kind and calm nature brings out the best in our little yogis. Ms Winnie’s yogic philosophy is to inspire our students and to guide them in committing to health, wellness and mindfulness.


Trusted Wellness and Piano Teachers for Coogee, Bondi & Vaucluse

Vaucluse Piano School is proud to provide world class piano tuition, and innovative industry leading wellness programs to Sydney’s Eastern suburbs including Coogee, Bondi, Tamarama and further afield. Our music tuition combines innovative techniques to give you and your child the greatest support in learning to play. Read more about our cognitive training methods, or contact our team to enrol.