Nina Guo is a high soprano currently based in Berlin and Boston. She sings notated and improvised music and frequently uses theater. Radio and humor tend to prevail in her work. When she isn't experimenting with her instrument and learning music, she reads essays, listens in parks, and eats bread.   

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2017-2020: Universität der Künste Berlin

  • Mistress of Sound Studies and Sonic Arts

2011-2015: New England Conservatory of Music

  • Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance

  • Teacher: Lisa Saffer

2007-2011: Westridge School for Girls


2016: Stipendium prize at the Darmstadt Ferienkurse für Neue Musik

2015: Recipient of New England Conservatory's John Cage Award for Outstanding Contribution to Contemporary Music Performance 


Seanaps Festival (Leipzig, Germany)

San Diego Symphony's Hear the Future (San Diego, CA)

Festivalis Druskomanija (Druskininkai, Lithuania)

48 Hours Neukölln (Berlin, Germany)

Summer Institute of Contemporary Performance Practice (Boston, MA)

Oh My Ears (Phoenix, AZ)

Omaha Under the Radar (Omaha, NE)

Darmstadt Ferienkurse für Neue Musik (Darmstadt, Germany)

Musiktheatertage Wien (Vienna, Austria)

NNOI (Brandenburg, Germany)

Spoleto Festival USA (Charleston, SC)

Active Listening Festival (Berlin, Germany)