- B.Music, vocal performance, University of Zagreb, Croatia 1995
- B.Music, vocal education, University of Zagreb, Croatia 1995
- Ed. Mus. Vocal 2008 and Honours Music Specialist 2017, University of Windsor, Canada
Mrs.Tijardovic performed with the Croatian National Theatre, Opera House in the city of Split, Croatia in a number of roles including `Inez` in Verdi’s Il Trovatore.
Her operatic appearances and concerts were well received by critics and audiences alike. Having received her Hon.Bachelor of Music degree in voice and vocal education, Mrs.Tijardovic left Croatia to find a new home in Windsor, Canada. Mrs. Tijardovic continues her studies in Canada and the United States. She is noted as soloist with Windsor Symphony and in may concerts and recitals in Ontario, Canada and in Michigan, USA. She was invited to appear as a guest on the Television Program Time Out for Opera (aired on 56 PBS Detroit) with Karen V. Di Chiera and Jonathan Swift in MI, USA. Her broadcast performance was awarded The National Hometown Alliance Festival Video Cable Award. Mrs.Tijardovic is affiliated as a vocal teacher with Académie Ste-Cécile since 1998. and she prepared numerous students for various vocal competitions, RCM exams and university auditions. She also continues to work with GECDSB as a music teacher.