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Meet Tanja

Voice and Piano Instructor

Tanja Stefanovic was born in Belgrade, Serbia. At the age of 5, she showed her musical talent by singing melodies from the opera "La Traviata". At 7 years old she started to perform with her twin sister at different music competitions where they played the piano four-hands. In 1995 she enrolled in the Secondary Music School "Kosta Manojlovic (piano department) in Belgrade. She continues with a school of singing later on and starts studying at the Music Academy as an opera singer in 2000. Then she obtains her Master's Degree in operatic singing from the same Academy.  

During her studies, Tanja travels extensively around the world (Italy, Austria, Slovenia, Russia, Greece, and the USA), performs in numerous concerts, and sings as a soloist with different choirs.
In 2009 she becomes a member of the Opera Studio at the National Theater in Belgrade.

Since 2011 Tanja lives and works in the UAE as a singing and piano teacher. She gained great experience teaching students in prestigious schools in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. She has also become a regular judge for numerous online voice competitions around the world.

Tanja enjoys working with children, inspiring and motivating them in the best possible way. Music is her life, a big passion, and inspiration. As a music teacher, she is most motivated by children who happily want to progress and achieve the desired goal in their work. Seeing big smiles on children's faces when they sing and play the piano with joy provides great strength and motivates Tanja to become even better at her job.