Aspen Music Festival And School

Sara Guttenberg Back To Artist-Faculty

Instrumental Focus

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Praised for her “sweet clarion soprano,” Sara Guttenberg is a renowned American soprano known for her vocal versatility and “gorgeous timbre.” Sara is a regular member of Grammy-nominated and award-winning ensembles such as Seraphic Fire, True Concord, Clarion Music Society, and the Oregon Bach Festival chorus.  She is a featured ensemble soloist on the Naxos recording of William Bolcom’s Songs of Innocence and of Experience, which received three Grammys. Recent solo engagements include Bach’s St. Matthew Passion with both Seraphic Fire and the University of Wisconsin-Madison Choral Union, and Mozart’s Requiem with the Aspen Music Festival Orchestra under the baton of Xian Zhang.

In addition to performing, Sara has extensive teaching experience both as a voice teacher and a conductor. She serves as chorusmaster and the artistic education coordinator for Seraphic Fire. Sara is currently pursuing a doctorate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in choral conducting.

Robert Spano, Music Director

Alan Fletcher, President and CEO