The Board

Dr Avra Pieridou Skoutella is an academic music educator, early childhood music education expert and trainer, anthropologist of music and musical childhoods, and academic researcher, writer, presenter and publisher. She has established and leads several pioneering initiatives ..........

Constantia Elia started piano lessons at the age of seven with Christiana Loizidou at the Hellenic Music School of Nicosia. In 1988, at the age of eleven, she won the commendation at the Pan-Hellenic “Filon” New Talents piano competition. In 1995 she obtained the Piano Certificate ..........

She obtained a BA in Musical Studies from the Music Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (1997) and pursued for graduate studies at the Institute of Education University of London, where she obtained an MA (1998) and a PhD in Music Education (2005),under the ..........

Armenian-born Sona Gargaloyan began her piano lessons at the age of seven. She studied at the Komitas State Conservatoire under the famous soprano, professor Gohar Gasparian obtaining the Master Diploma with distinction. Following a decision by the Examination Committee she was named “Opera and Concert Soloist and Singing Professor”.

Dr. Sotirios Douklias gained his Ptychion in 2001 from the Department of Education, University of Patras, Greece and then pursued his graduate studies at the University of Essex, UK in the field of Cognitive Neuropsychology.
He then obtained his PhD in 2006 .......

Global Academic and Artistic Advisors

Professor of Music Education
Department of Culture Communication and Media
Institute of education - UCL, University of London
London, UK

Associate professor of Music Education,
Coordinator of the Music Student Teaching Program
Area Chair of music education, College of Music
Michigan State University, USA

Distinguished Member

International Distinguished Artist
French-Cypriot pianist and composer

Senior Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs
Eisenhart Professor of Music Education
Director, ECMS Early Childhood Music Program
Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester
Rochester, New York, U.S.A

Chair of International Musicological Society Study Group «Stravinsky: between East and West»
Associate Professor, Dean of Musicology Faculty, Head of Foreign Music History Department
Rimsky-Korsakov St. Petersburg State Conservatory

Historical and Systematic Musicology
Department of Music Studies
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Opera Singer, Professor of Voice


Legal Representative: Dr Avra Pieridou

Advisor: Dr Antonia Forari

Administrator: Nicos Skoutellas

Graphic and web design, social media (associate): A.P. Venus

Webmaster: Aggelos Papadopoulos

Legal Consultant: Eleni Papacharalambous