Tanja was born in Athens, Greece moving to the UK in 2006 to study a BSc Psychology degree at the University of Hull. Upon graduating Tanja studied saxophone at the Birmingham Conservatoire and completed an MMus Performance and Pedagogy degree. During her time in Birmingham Tanja also worked on several educational music projects with the CBSO & Jessie’s Fund, as well as in Special Education Schools across the UK. In 2015 Tanja moved to London to join the Askonas Holt team. She enjoys playing sports and travelling and is the proud winner of the AH 2016 Christmas Jumper competition.