Shirahni Mudaliar, a young Canberra musician, has been playing violin since the age of 6 taking AMEB exams at 7 while also completing Suzuki grades. Her main instrument is violin, however in her spare time she often plays the piano, viola, cello and tenor saxophone.
Having completed her A Mus exam in 2017, she is currently studying a double degree of Music Performance and Languages at the Australian National University.
A former member of the Canberra Youth Orchestra, Shirahni was highly commended in the concerto competition 2017. Throughout her life she competed in a variety of competitions but finds the most enjoyment playing in ensembles, quartets, orchestras and teaching students that love music.