"Chloe Lankshear’s voice was crystal-clear, mesmerising, and in all
Chloe Lankshear is an accomplished Sydney-based soprano who enjoys a varied career of performative mediums from operatic productions to classical contemporary recitals and commission premieres.
Chloe has performed with State Opera South Australia and Pinchgut Opera, and has been a featured soloist with Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Bach Akademie Australia, The Australian Chamber Orchestra, Canberra Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Philharmonia Choirs, and the Song Company.
Her debut lead operatic role was as Galatea in Ensemble Polypheme’s production of Acis and Galatea, directed by Australian soprano and founder of Pacific Opera, Christine Douglas. In 2020 Chloe was an artist in Pinchgut Opera’s Film ‘A Delicate Fire’, as well as their mini series of recorded madrigals, and also recorded a ‘Behind Doors’ concert with classical guitarist Heathcliffe Auchinachie at Phoenix Central Park Studio. Chloe went on to be a featured artist with The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and with Pinchgut Opera in their December seasons.
In 2021 Chloe premiered Paul Stanhope's 'Requiem' at City Recital Hall, as well as Pinchgut Opera's program of Monteverdi's 'Vespers'. She was also a featured artist with ACO for their program 'Baroque Revelry'. In July 2021 Chloe was named Pinchgut Opera’s inaugural ‘Taryn Fiebig Scholar’ for 2021-23 and appeared in their production of Platee as 'Clarine' at the conclusion of 2021. This year Chloe is a featured artist at Bendigo Chamber Festival and Bermagui’s Four Winds Festival. She will also make her solo debut with Maestro Anthony Hunt with Canberra Symphony Orchestra, and Maestro Brett Weymark with Sydney Philharmonia Choirs, as well as collaborations with other Sydney based groups including Muffat Collective and Castalia Vocal Consort. Chloe is looking forward to performing in Pinchgut Opera’s 2022 December production of Medee as Nerine, and performances with Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Australian Chamber Orchestra, and Canberra Symphony Orchestra in 2023.