Suzzie Vango

Passionate about the arts and choral education, Suzzie’s high-energy workshops and dynamic choral programmes have gained her an international reputation, working with singers of all ages. In demand as a chorus master, choral director and voice coach, she directs and sings with the critically acclaimed female a cappella quintet Papagena, conducts the National Children’s Choir of Great Britain and is an adjudicator and guest conductor for many UK vocal ensembles and festivals. Collaborations have seen her working with: the London Symphony Orchestra, Ex Cathedra Chamber Choir, The Stay at Home Choir, ChoirFest Middle East, The Orchestra of the Swan, Sing Ireland, ABCD and the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain.

She has run projects in Uganda, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, China, Thailand, the USA and across Europe, with visits to Scotland, Ireland, France and Nairobi in 2024.

Suzzie is Associate Artist at the University of Warwick, Vocal Coach for the CBSO Youth Chorus, Singing Teacher at the University of Birmingham, Schools Programme Leader for Music of Life Foundation working with children with disabilities, and a vocal tutor for Ex Cathedra Education’s award winning projects: Singing Playgrounds and Singing Medicine. Her own compositions have been published in Ex Cathedra’s SingMaker series, Sing for Pleasure choral books and Carols for Choirs 6.

Her career as a soprano has taken her around the world, conducting, performing and recording with some of the top UK vocal ensembles, and her multi-award winning warm up book ‘How to Make Your Choir Sound Awesome’, written with Lucy Hollins, was published by Banks Music Publications in 2022.