Claudia Wood

Claudia Wood - Soprano

Five years ago, Claudia left her previous career as a Police Officer and accepted an offer to study, with a scholarship, at Birmingham Conservatoire. After attaining Distinction in her Postgraduate Diploma, Claudia is now on the MMus Vocal Performance course at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, where she studies with Gail Pearson.

Operatic engagements have included Nedda in Pagliacci with Midland Opera Company, and she will return to this role later this summer with Love to Sing, during Festi'val de Musique Valois, Provence, France. Claudia has performed the role of Helena in Midsummer Night's Dream with RWCMD as part of an Opera Scenes project. With Birmingham Conservatoire, Claudia performed the role of Celia in Ava's Wedding, an English Opera Premiere. Upcoming engagements include Extra Chorus for Oper Frankfurt during 2018.

On the concert platform, Claudia has featured as a soloist in a charity concert attended by HRH The Earl and Countess of Wessex, and on a separate occasion HRH Princess Alexandria. Claudia also teaches from her business Wylye Valley Music Studio, offering tuition in voice, piano and clarinet.

Visit Claudia's Soundcloud page for audio samples.