Vocal Tutor, Piano Tutor, Performer
Carven Chan Kar Yan started her classical piano lessons at the age of 11 under the tutelage of Ms. Fiona Cheng and Ms. Cheng Seok Ching. I was during her teenage years that Carven found her passion for singing, which later spurred her to participate actively in various performances and singing events in her high school. After passing her ABRSM Grade 8 piano with a mark of distinction and upon obtaining a music scholarship, Carven furthered her tertiary level of music studies at the Malaysian Institute of Art (MIA), Kuala Lumpur 2013. In MIA, she took up classical vocal lessons under the guidance of Mr. Tony Sim and Ms.Yeoh Ker Ker, while continuing her classical piano study with Mr. Neo Hup Hiang and Dr. Lok Lay Keng. Apart from being a regular participant in the Malaysian Central Vocal Competition and Chin Yong Festival, Carven is also a member of MIA Chorus and MIA Ladies Chorus. Under the direction of Ms. Susanna Saw San San, the MIA Ladies Chorus has achieved a High Distinction and garnered the Outstanding Achievement Award in the Gold Level Trinity Choral Assessment that was held in 2014. In 2016, Carven was invited to play the role of Maria singing in the "Recollections of The Sound of Music" which was organized by the Clavier Music Studio.