Dr. Savage is artistic director of the chamber group SIREN Baroque, and is a founding member of the New York opera company Opera Feroce. The New York Times praised Dr. Savage’s “deft accompaniment” in the pasticcio opera Amor & Psyche, and highlighted her playing in Morningside Opera’s production of The Judgment of Paris. She holds a doctorate from Stony Brook University, where she studied with Arthur Haas, and also holds graduate degrees from the Oberlin Conservatory and the University of Wisconsin—Madison. Dr. Savage is a co-creator of Partifi, an online tool for musicians.
Highlights of her 2020-21 season include several collaborations focusing on music of Baroque women composers. With Ars Minerva on their Cocktails & Chit-Chat series, Dr. Savage helped create a series of online lecture performances highlighting the work of Antonia Bembo, Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, and Francesca Caccini. With the Cleveland-based Les Délices, Dr. Savage was part of SalonEra 13: Women in Music. Finally, Dr. Savage is continuing a collaboration with soprano Brett Umlauf and cellist Anneke Anneke Schaul-Yoder exploring music of Baroque Italian nuns that will culminate in a recording project in the summer of 2021.
Dr. Savage can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Her curriculum vitae is available here.