AMADEUS Music and Arts Academy (AMAA) provides students the opportunity to perform using a variety of instruments from its collection.
The Goh Family Collection
The Goh Family Collection consists of string instruments from some of the most important makers in history. These instruments were accumulated over a few decades by Dr Wilson Goh and Mrs Karen Goh.
Through the generosity of the Goh Family, the instruments are available for loan to promising young musicians or even established musicians for the purpose of furthering their careers, while establishing that the beneficiaries of such instruments must always look out for opportunities to do their part for the betterment of society through their musical performances.
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Some notable instruments in the collection include:
Some of the artists who are using instruments from the Goh Family Collection include:
– Yury Revich, winner of the Echo Klassik newcomer award 2016
– Liwei Qin, Tchaikovsky competition silver medalist, professor at Yong Siew Toh conservatory
– Brendan Goh, winner of New York International Artist Association Competition, 2017
– Robert Lakatos, winner of the Sarasate competition
– Gavriel Lipkind, renowned cellist
– Ljuba Kalmykova
Being founders of the Amadeus International School Vienna, the Goh Family also supports talented students aspiring to be professional musicians from the school with instruments loans and scholarships. The Amadeus International School Vienna is set up as an IB ( International Baccalaureate) school, with a strong emphasis on music and arts. It is also a boarding school to cater to students from all over the world. It now has students from over 45 different nations.
Dr Wilson Goh is a dental surgeon by profession, and is the founder and managing director of GPA Dental Group ( with 17 dental surgeons), as well as Atelier Z Dental Lab ( a fully cad cam digital dental laboratory). He is also the chairman of the board of trustees, Amadeus International School Vienna. Mrs Karen Goh was a professional cellist. Currently living in Vienna, she will be Director of the Amadeus Academy, which is part of the Amadeus International School Vienna.
Children of the Goh Family, Brendan and Dana are both students of the Amadeus International School Vienna. Brendan, concurrently is also a second year undergraduate at the Musik und Kunst Privatunivetsitat der Start Wien, under the tutelage of Prof Lilia Shulz- Bayrova. Dana studies the viola as well, but aspires to be an artist in the field of visual and design arts.
We welcome the opportunity for prospective students and their families to visit AMADEUS Vienna and learn more about our unique programme and inspiring school environment.