Canadian soprano, Rose Hegele, is an active performer of 20th and 21st century art music. Specializing in contemporary opera, chamber music, and improvisation, Hegele is passionate about creating performance experiences that facilitate collaboration, human connection, embodiment, and presence. Recent highlights include performances of Andy Vores’s Chrononhotonthologos with Guerilla Opera, Georges Aperghis’s “Sept Crimes d’Amour” and Bahar Royaee’s “Kitchen” at the 2018 Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice, and two world premieres at the 2018 Cortona Sessions for New Music. Hegele was awarded a Post-Master’s Degree Fellowship from the Berklee College of Music for the 2018-2019 academic year. She holds a Master’s Degree in Contemporary Classical Music from the Boston Conservatory at Berklee and a Bachelor of Music Degree in Vocal Performance and Musical Arts from the Eastman School of Music.