Suzzie Vango is Polymnia’s new Musical Director
Passionate about the arts and education, Suzzie’s high-energy vocal workshops have gained her an international reputation as a vocal leader, working with singers of all ages across the UK, Asia, the USA, the UAE and Africa. In demand as a chorus master, director and voice coach she conducts the National Children’s Choir of Great Britain, Orchestra of the Swan Chamber Choir, Ex Cathedra Girls Academy and has been a guest conductor for ensembles including: Ex Cathedra Chamber Choir, Manchester Chamber Choir and the CBSO Children’s Chorus.
Suzzie is Head of Vocal Studies at Bromsgrove School, Schools Programme Leader for Music of Life Foundation working with children with disabilities, choir leader for Workplace Choir Company, voice coach for Schumacher College “Finding Your Voice” courses and a vocal tutor for Ex Cathedra Education, where her own compositions have featured in their education resources, “SingMaker”. International highlights include trips to America, Uganda, Singapore, China and Thailand. In addition to her work for the Middle East Choir of the Year, Suzzie recently returned from Dubai where she was leading choral workshops for the NLCS Arts Festival.
As an established soprano, Suzzie has performed, toured and recorded with some of the UK’s finest choirs. She also directs and performs in her own critically acclaimed, all-female, a cappella ensemble Papagena who were featured on BBC Radio 3 & 4 with their debut album, The Darkest Midnight reaching #1 in the Amazon Download Charts in 2018.