Chloe Smart makes her Opera San José debut in the 2013-14 season as the Sandman in Hansel and Gretel. She has previously been seen in the Opera San José chorus Falstaff, La traviata as well as Il trovatore. She looks forward to making an appearance in Madama Butterfly and Don Giovanni with the chorus later in the season. Operatic accomplishments include performing Contessa Almaviva with San Jose State University’s Opera Theater, and Ilia at Opera Academy of California.
On the concert stage, she has been heard as a soloist for Bach’s Mass in B Minor, Bach’s Magnificat, Handel’s Messiah, Fauré’s Requiem, and Mozart’s Coronation Mass. In December 2014, Ms. Smart will graduate with a Bachelor of Music with a concentration in Vocal Performance from San Jose State University.