Silvie Jensen

Name: Silvie Jensen
Voice type: Alto
SFS Chorus member since: 2014
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Music schools I attended: San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Mannes College of Music

Began singing: At age 10

Musical inspirations: Kiri Te Kanawa

If I were not a professional singer, I might be a: Midwife or a shaman

My favorite composers are: bach, Stravinsky & Copland

My favorite vocal works are: Bizet's Carmen, Bach's St Matthew Passion & Wagner's Ring Cycle.

This season I am looking forward to: Appalachian Spring and Carmina Burana

Most memorable SFS performance: Yet to come!

When I’m not working, I enjoy: Riding my bike spending time with my daughter.

Recent reading: Song of the Lark,by Willa carter - a beautiful story of the life of an artist.

On my CD player/iPod: Le Mystere des Voix Bulgares, Mongolian folk music, Miriam Makeba, Joni Mitchell

Favorite things to do in the Bay Area: I love spending time at calera, our family winery near Hollister and going to the beach, brrrrrr! I love swimming in the cold pacific water and visiting the tide pools!