Founder and Board

Founding Artistic Director

Jacqueline Zander-Wall

Over fifty recital credits include the Stuttgart Hugo Wolf Gesellschaft, the Hamburg Mahler Verein, the Villa Lobos Ensemble, the Goethe Institute in Moscow and Boston, and the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. She has performed Chamber Music with the New York Skaneateles Music Festival, the Aspen Music Festival, the Warebrook Contemporary Music Festival in Vermont and throughout Germany. A proponent of new music Ms. Zander-Wall has sung with Lart pour l'art in Frankfurt, Chaosmas in Moscow and Boston and Hamburgs improvisatory Scala Theater.

As on oratorio soloist she has performed with Robert Shaw, Canticum Novum, the Flensburger Bach Chor, and Cathedrals in Hamburg, Wismar, and Lubeck. She has sung the role of Proserpina with Monteverdi Festival at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, and the Chicago Opera Theater. Other opera credits include the Boston Lyric Opera, Arizona Opera, Utah Festival Opera, Opera Southwest and the Hamburg Opera.

After receiving a Masters of Arts from the University of California at Santa Barbara, she received a diploma from Boston University's Opera Institute. She has been a fellow at the Music Academy of the West, the Britten Pears School, the Vienna Meisterkurs, the Ost-West Musik Akademie, and the Hochschule fur Musik in Hamburg and Berlin. Her primary teacher in Elizabeth Mannion. She has also worked extensively with Phyllis Curtin, Dietrich Fischer Dieskau, Suzanne Danco, and Jane Snow.

Founder and director of theVocal Artistry Art Song Competition, to aide students of singing in the state of New Mexico.

Board of Directors

Jacqueline Zander-Wall
Founding Artistic Director
Astrid Groth
AMTA Liaison
Elizabeth Bayne
Cynthia Hatley
Martha Dalager
Staff Pianist
James Harder
Sarah Daughtrey
Stephanie Beinlich
Patricia Henning
Paula Swalin
Kayla Liechty
Fred Graham
David Hatley
Communications and Design


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