What do you need to feel at home whilst on tour?
The most inspiring composer:
At the moment: Julia Wolfe and Anna Clyne.
The first piece of music you fell in love with:
"Intuition" by Feist
What makes a “perfect” concert?
When you forget everything else around you and when you get goosebumps in the silence between the fading of the last note and the applause.
Which are your Desert Island Discs?
Bill Callahan Apocalypse
Julia Holter World
Robert Schumann Kinderszenen
Clara Fandel studied Music, Art History and Media Studies in Marburg and Groningen (NL).
Since October 2019 she hold’s a master’s degree in Musicology from Humboldt University in Berlin.
Before she joined MCO in Fall 2019 she worked for Goethe-Institut Prag, Rundfunkchor Berlin, PODIUM Esslingen and Young Euro Classic.