South African mezzo-soprano Samantha Malk is devoted to the love of her craft. She just finished her summer as a Vocal Fellow at the Tanglewood Music Center where she sang the title role of Dido in Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas. In January 2013, Samantha participated in the The Song Continues Workshop with Marilyn Horne, Jessye Norman and Dalton Baldwin. Last year, she was a finalist for the Joy in Singing Competition in New York City. Samantha is an alumna young artist for the Steans Institute at Ravinia Music Festival, Academie Musicale de Villecroze and Britten Pears Young Artist Programme at Aldeburgh Music Festival. Samantha earned her Bachelor of Music at Indiana University and her Master of Music at Manhattan School of Music. She currently resides and works in New York City.