Can art save us?
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Jane Sheldon is an Australian-American soprano and composer. Praised by the New York Times for singing “sublimely”, the Sydney Morning Herald for “a brilliant tour de force”, and The Washington Post for "a stunning performance", Jane has established an international reputation for performing highly specialized contemporary opera and art music for voice.
She has appeared with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Pinchgut Opera (AUS), Ekmeles (USA), Talea Ensemble (USA), the Australian String Quartet, and Sydney Chamber Opera (AUS), where she is an Artistic Associate. She has appeared at numerous international arts festivals including Lincoln Centre Festival, Jerusalem Sacred Music Festival, Prototype Festival, and Sydney Festival.
Described as “riveting” (New York Times), Jane’s compositions focus on the body in altered or transformative states. .