OLEG GARAEV studied classical and jazz piano at Tchaikovsky Music College in Yekaterinburg, Russia. Upon graduation he composed several jazz compositions both for a jazz trio and solo piano. In 2012 he got the First Degree Award Winner at the Second Open Composers' Competition in Yekaterinburg where he performed his original jazz compositions with his own trio. Right now Oleg is a part-time student at ThinkSpace Education Film Scoring School where he studies Professional Media Composition Course. He is going to graduate with an MFA Degree in January 2021.
LENA TOMCHAK graduated from Kharkiv Kotlyarevsky University of Arts in Ukraine as a classical pianist. She was an active participant at festivals and concerts in Ukraine as a solo performer and tango-quintet player. Since 2012 Lena has been teaching classical piano to the students of different ages and levels.
OLEG and LENA have been working at American School of Dubai as piano teachers and piano accompanists to HS Choir (under the guidance of Adrienne Gerst) for 3 years already.
And now they have launched CLEFF, their own Piano Training Centre based in Dubai where they provide Home-Based and Online Piano Lessons for students of all ages and levels.