Chloë Schaaf

Mezzo-soprano

Photo by Jiyang Chen

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Appearances: recent soloist with the Albany Symphony, Helena Symphony, and the Orchestra of the League of Composers; in venues such as Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, The Miller Theater, and the New York Society for Ethical Culture; with Concerts in the Village, The Greenwich Choral Society, The Northern Berkshire Chorale, and Musica Viva NY

Performances: The Queen in John Harbison’s Full Moon in March at Bard College, 2018; Ruggiero in Händel’s Alcina with OperaRox Productions, 2017; Cherubino in Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro with New Jersey State Repertory Opera, 2016;  Demoiselle d’Honneur in Chabrier’s l’Étoile with Dutch National Opera, 2015; Don Ramiro in Mozart’s La Finta Giardiniera at The Juilliard School, 2012

Positions: a founding member of the song collective I AM I AM I AM, which will be making its debut on the Albany Symphony’s 2019 American Music Festival; has spent summers as a member of the Aspen Opera Theater Center, a New Young Artist at The Victoria Bach Festival, a Professional Fellow at Songfest, and a Young Artist with the iSING International Young Artists Festival; Vocal Arts Fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center, summer 2019

Awards: First Place Winner, Sparks & Wiry Cries’ 2019 songSLAM, a competition for world premiere art songs

Education: The Juilliard School; The Guildhall School of Music & Drama; currently a member of the Graduate Vocal Arts Program at Bard College Conservatory of Music

Chloë Schaaf will perform with The Orchestra Now on April 6 & 7, 2019.

Bio: February 2019