Tiffany Vong, C0-director
Originally from Hong Kong, Tiffany is a Master of Music graduate of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and University of Glasgow, having previously studied music at Oriel College, Oxford as an organ scholar. She is an organist, harpsichordist and conductor, and performs around Scotland as a soloist and chamber musician. She is the Director of Music and Organist at Jordanhill Parish Church, Musical Director of Cunninghame Choir, and Lanfine Organ Scholar at the University of Glasgow. In 2019, Tiffany directed Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas from the harpsichord with the Glasgow University Opera Society. She was a keyboard player in the research project ‘Editing Robert Burns for the 21st Century’ at the University of Glasgow, taking part in performance workshops and recordings of Burns’s songs on period instruments. As a conductor, Tiffany has premiered commissions with Cunninghame Choir, most recently a work for choir and piano quintet for their 40th anniversary concert.
Anne Cumberland, Administrator
Since graduating with a music degree, Anne has worked with the London Sinfonietta, the Guildhall School of Music & Drama and currently with the University of Glasgow.
She has a particular interest in promoting new music and working with contemporary composers. During the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow she received a Creative & Cultural Silver Medal award for her sports-themed series of concerts which included pieces for string quartet and 4 table tennis players, upturned bikes and a performance of Maurizio Kagel’s Eine Brise for 111 Cyclists.
More recently she has commissioned Scottish composer Tom Harrold to write a new choral work to commemorate the centenary of the end of WWI, and is currently working on a Kagel project with the Canadian Bozzini Quartet. In her down time, Anne goes to lots of concerts and enjoys wine and sports.