Susanna Saw

YCA Director


  • Master in Music Education (Choral Focus) with Distinction.
  • Westminster Choir College, Rider University, U.S.A.
  • Bachelor of Music Melba Memorial Conservatorium of Music, Australia.
  • Melba Memorial Conservatorium of Music, Australia.
  • Australian Kodály Certificate Music Education Primary Classroom.
  • Australian Kodály Certificate Music Education Secondary Classroom.


  • Director and Founder of Young Choral Academy singer, adjudicator and clinician.
  • Choir Conductor and Lecturer at Malaysian Institute of Art
  • Choir Conductor at University of Malaya (UM) and University of Technology MARA (UiTM)
  • Vice President of the International Kodály Society
  • Vice President of the Malaysian Association for Music Education, MAME.
  • Working Committee for Asia Pacific Choral Summit.
  • Executive Committee for Asian Choral Association.
  • Member of the Advisory Board for CHORALSPACE.
  • World Council Member for Interkultur, Germany.
  • Jury Member and Speaker at various International Choral Festivals.
Susanna is an active music educator promoting music and choral education in Malaysia. She established the Young Choral Academy in 2007, to provide choral lovers a venue to learn more about vocal and choral education. She was instrumental in bringing the Kodály Teachers’ Training Course to Malaysia to improve local standards of classroom music teaching.