Biography – Claudia Oddo – spinto soprano
Born in Germany, the Italian soprano Claudia Oddo gained her first stage experience at the age of 14 at the opera house of her native city, Bielefeld. There she received her ballet, piano and first vocal training. She performed as dancer, actress and chorus-singer in the theatre’s operas and ballets until she moved to Italy where she started her classical voice studies at the conservatories in Bologna and Modena. By the age of 21 she had already made her concert debut as a solo vocalist in the contemporary music theatre play “Siate Parchi“. Claudia Oddo’s performances in concert and opera are an equally important part of her schedule. She currently performs numerous concerts in Europe with excellent musicians, ensembles and orchestras.
She is well known for her extraordinary concert programs of combining classical music to visual and multimedia arts.