Doctor candidate at the University of Georgia. Master's degree in Manhattan School of Music. Opera Singer working around the world. Voice / Piano teacher for 10 years.
Her music education degree is a double major voice & piano when undergraduate, she was the school chorus conductor at that time. She was invited to be a Jury in many chorus competitions at Ningbo Conservatory. She accumulated many teaching experiences includes piano/voice/music theory classes in primary school, middle school every summer since 2011. At that time, she started teaching private lessons of piano and voice.
Xiaohan Chen, Chinese Mezzo-soprano now resident in the United States. DMA Candidate at the University of Georgia, Master graduated at Manhattan School of Music.
Ms.Chen is an emerging artist in operatic and concert work, She earned New York Classic Music Society competition finalist and Chicago Classical Singer competition Semi-Finalist, also trained as a young artist at the International Vocal Arts Institute and Canadian Vocal Arts Institute. 2021 will join the virtual Russian Opera Workshop for Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin(Olga & role study for Larina and Filipievna), and Italy international music festival for Rossini's La Cenerentola(Angelica).
2020 contracted with Miami Music Festival for Carmen(Mercedes), Fort Worth Opera Die Fledermaus(Ensemble), Berlin Opera Academy for Hänsel & Gretel(Hansel cover), Gianni Schicchi(La Ciesca), and Sour Angelica(Mistress of the Novices). Previous credits include Lakme(Mallika), Le Contes d’Hoffmann(Nicklausse), Così fan Tutte(Dorabella), and Cendrillon(Cendrillon & Spirits). Other opera works include La Cenerentola, Orfeo ed Euridice, Der Zigeunebaron, The Dangerous Liaisons, and L’enfant et Les sortilèges.
Her solo work and notable concert performances include the 2020 online concert “His Light Still Shine” with Fort Worth Opera Chorus, “water Passion” with Tan Dun in Metropolitan Art of Museum, Opera Scenes at New York Lyric Opera Gala at Carnegie Hall, Concert De Gala at Montreal, New York Classical Music Society International Voice Competition Final Concert. The International Song Concert, American Art Song Concert, Aria Concert, and two Opera Scenes Concert in Mannes School of Music. Manhattan School of Music Chamber Choir Conservatory Project in Kennedy Center, Lelio(Berlioz) in New Jersey Performing Arts Center, The Creation Concert with Xiaoping Hu Chorus at Toronto Liberty Grand. Spiritual Dance Performance Mezzo solo at Manhattan Symphony Space, The 8th Asian American Festival at Boston Lexington Battin Hall, Phoenix TV Chinese New Year Gala at Beijing Phoenix TV Station, Mississauga Chinese New Year Gala at Chinese Culture TV of Canada. Also include German art song concert, Russian pieces concert, Opera moments, and Strauss art songs in Manhattan School of Music
She worked with Conductor Pierre Vallet, Tan Dun, George Manahan, Mattew Aucoin, Kent Tritle, Ronnie Oliver, and Domenico Boyagian. She also worked with director James Robinson, Linda Brovsky, Dona.D.Vaughn, Douglas Fitch, Patrick Diamond, Gordon Ostrowski, William Tracy, and Jorge Parodi, as well as diction coach with Kenneth Merrill, Jane Steele, Joan Dornemann, Kathryn LaBouff, Raymond Beegle, Glenn Morton, Michael Strauss, and Nobuko Amemiya. Voice worked with Mignon Dunn, Catherine Malfitano, Ruth Falcon, and Judith Forst.