A part of the VAS Team for 8 years, Monica Arena is a respected and much loved member of the VAS Family.
Trained and developed by Rocky Loprevite and Liz Tripodi, Monica is familiar with all aspects of building confidence and training voices in all styles of Modern Music, Harmony Skills, Presentation and Performance Training.
She is a trained musician (Vocal & Piano) and has also been involved in Bands and Recording. Performing in the U.K (twice) and France as well as receiving one of the highest marks in the state a few years ago in VCE Music (and being a feature Solo artist in the School's Spectacular) are just some of her accomplishments.
An accomplished Singer, Monica has achieved one of the highest marks across Australia completing Grade 8 with RockSchool (London).
She is also a graduate of the Diploma of Music Performance with RSL Awards (London).
In 2019 Monica will be completing her Masters Degree in Speech Pathology and looks forward to implementing full future services in this field at VAS.
Monica is having fantastic results with students in preparing for performances, development, confidence building and general music skills. She was awarded VAS Teacher of the Year in 2016.
She is working as part of an Acoustic Duo and Corporate Band across Melbourne, and is known for her versatility and professionalism.