Clarinettist Vivian Neff is currently finishing her master’s degree at the Sibelius Academy under the guidance of Kari Kriikku and Christopher Sundqvist, with pedagogy as a secondary subject.
In addition to teaching, Vivian enjoys performing as an orchestra and chamber musician, as well as soloist. Lately she has played as member of the Joensuu City Orchestra, Helsinki Sinfonietta and Helsinki Chamber Orchestra at festivals like Helsingin Juhlaviikot, Heinäveden Musiikkipäivät and Musica Nova. She has participated in masterclasses by clarinettists Yehuda Gilad, Sabine Meyer and Charles Neidich, among others. Since 2017 Vivian has worked as substitute clarinet teacher at music schools around Helsinki.