Malina Rauschenfels

Malina Rauschenfels. Photo by Beth Segal.

Currently based in Cleveland, Malina Rauschenfels is a soprano, composer, and multi-instrumentalist with degrees in cello and composition from Eastman and Juilliard. She spends a lot of her time working for her group, Burning River Baroque, where she is co-director and vocalist/violinist/cellist. This past summer, she traveled to France to work on repertoire with French baroque specialists in French. Other exhilarating projects include an opera program in Mexico, where she premiered a piece in Mayan for Mayan-speaking audiences; a new music festival in Canada; and a Charpentier opera in California. www.malinarauschenfels.com