September 2013

Brooklyn, NY- Clara is a Brooklyn based composer, performer and writer.  Her compositions have been performed widely by groups including the Talea Ensemble, Argento Ensemble, the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble, Either/Or, and the International Centempoary Ensemble.  As a performer, she fronts the psychedelic karut punk band, Starring, on Northern Spy records.  She ahs also played with chamber pop band the Gongs.  She is currently working on a chamber opera based on the psychoanalytic treatment of Bertha Pappenheim, to be premiered in 2014 in Switzerland.  Clara is urrently a doctoral candidate in composition and musicology at NYU.

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