Dr Millan Sachania
Dr Millan Sachania has served as Head Master of Streatham & Clapham High School, GDST since 2012. A graduate and Bachelor Scholar of Christ’s College, Cambridge, Dr Sachania obtained Double First-Class Honours and subsequently a doctorate in musicology. He was a tutor in musicology at the University of Cambridge from 1993 to 1998, and then took up the appointment of Director of Music at an independent girls’ school in Windsor. In 2003, he was appointed Director of Sixth Form at a co-educational HMC independent school in north London, where later he took up the Deputy Headship. He has also been a Parry Society Lecturer at Eton College. Dr Sachania is a member of the HMC, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a Freeman of the City of London, a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Musicians, a member of the UCAS Council (representing the nation’s independent schools in this forum), Co-Chairman of the HMC/GSA Universities’ Committee, Chairman of the London Region of GSA schools, a Governor of Halliford School, Shepperton, a former Trustee of the Royal Society of Musicians, and a Reporting Inspector for the Independent Schools Inspectorate. A music scholar with an international profile, Dr Sachania has published widely, including authoring articles on music aesthetics and new editions (with historical and editorial commentaries) of various musical works as well as editing numerous arrangements of original music and essays, including one of the first critical studies on Godowsky’s corpus of arrangements.