Shortlisted in 2017 for Best Female Opera Singer by the Wales Theatre Awards, French-Italian Soprano Chiara Vinci is currently training with Jenny Miller.
Recent operatic roles include: Carolina (Il Matrimonio Segreto) Pop Up Opera, Adina (L’Elisir D’amore) WOW Opera, Shepherd Boy (Tannhäuser) Longborough Festival Opera, Sophie Scholl (Kommilitonen!) Welsh National Youth Opera, Serpina (La Serva Padrona) Barefoot Opera, Girl/Trio (Trouble in Tahiti) Stage Left Project, Gianetta (L'Elisir D'amore) Barefoot Opera, Shepherdess (Venus and Adonis) Ad Parnassum, (Psyche) and (Sister) for Hanbury & Groves at Tête à Tête Opera Festival.
In 2017, Chiara created and devised Unsung Heroes of The Planet and Liquid History for Gestalt Arts, which were premiered at Green Man and Totally Thames Festivals.
Future engagements include singing the role of Amore in Monterverdi's L'Incoronazione di Poppea with Longborough Festival Opera, and reprising the role of Hester Santlow in The Loves Of Mars and Venus, as well as and touring throughout the U.K with recorder artist Evelyn Nallen's Zero Gravity Band.
“Chiara Vinci played the heroine with verve and energy, her flexible and expressive soprano soaring effortlessly.”
Classical source, Il Matrimonio Segreto 2017
"It was Chiara Vinci’s Sophie Scholl that stood out, incredibly moving, naturally poised and with a lovely bloom to the voice.”
The Guardian, Kommilitonen 2016.
"Chiara Vinci performed the role of a young Shepherd with a wonderful piping voice and I have rarely heard this sung better."
Seen & Heard International, Tannhäuser 2015