Chloe Lankshear is a Canberra soprano who is currently studying at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music as a recipient of the Greenberg-Gurney-Jensen scholarship. Chloe has worked with Song Company since 2017 on many programs including ‘Four Colour Season’ with Karul Projects, and the premier of song cycle ‘Fiat Lux’ by Australian composer Alice Chance.
In 2018 Chloe made her debut opera performance with South Australia State Opera in their production of Brett Dean’s ‘Hamlet’ for the Adelaide Festival. Later that year she also performed at the Dangrove Gallery in a private performance of ‘Splendour of Venice’ directed by Erin Helyard. In 2019 Chloe performed alongside Baritone David Greco as soloists for National Capital Orchestra’s performance of ‘Sea Symphony’ by R. V. Williams. Later that year she performed the female lead in Ensemble Polypheme’s production of Handel’s ‘Acis and Galatea’, and was a soprano soloist in St James King Street’s performance of ‘L’Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato’.
She has also enjoyed performing with Bach Akademie Australia, Luminescence Chamber Singers, and at the Canberra International Music Festival. This year Chloe has recorded programs with Song Company and in Pinchgut Opera’s new operatic film ‘A Delicate Fire’. She also performed a live streamed program alongside partner and classical guitarist, Heathcliffe Auchianchie, with Phoenix Central Park. Later this year Chloe is recording with Australian Brandenburg Orchestra.
Pinchgut Opera acknowledges the Gadigal people of the Eora nation, the first story-tellers and singers of songs. We pay our respects to elders past, present, and emerging.