Silvia Nakkach, M.A., M.M.T. is an award-winning composer, multi-instrumentalist, voice-culturist and author. She has graduated and holds degrees from the National Conservatory of Buenos Aires, Argentina in piano and voice performance. She obtained Masters Degrees in Psychology and Music Therapy from the National University of Buenos Aires, and in Music Composition from Mills College, Oakland, California. In Argentina, she also has earned credentials in Psychoanalytic Psychodrama and Gestalt Therapy. Since 1982 she has studied raga singing and North Indian classical music with Maestro Ali Akbar Khan, in San Rafael, California. She is a certified instructor of Tai Chi-QiGong.