Sara Macliver is one of Australia’s most popular and versatile artists, and is regarded as one of the leading exponents of Baroque repertoire.
Sara is a regular performer with all the Australian symphony orchestras as well as the Perth, Melbourne and Sydney Festivals, Pinchgut Opera, the ACO and ABO, and Musica Viva, and a number of international companies.
Sara records for ABC Classics with more than 35 CDs and many awards to her credit.
Recent engagements a national tour with the Australian Chamber Orchestra, Mahler symphonies with the Adelaide, Sydney and West Australia Symphony orchestras, a national tour with the Australian String Quartet, David in Charpentier’s David & Jonathan for Pinchgut Opera, Creation with the Academy of Ancient Music, major roles with West Australian Opera, and in Monteverdi’s Orfeo with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra.
She has also undertaken very successful national tour with the Academy of Ancient Music for Musica Viva, Mozart’s Mass in C minor with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, St Matthew Passion for Opera Queensland, Messiah with the Melbourne and Queensland Symphony Orchestras, and the Poulenc Stabat Mater with WASO. In 2013 Sara was nominated for a Helpmann award for her performance in Monteverdi’s Orfeo.
Sara has been awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Western Australia in recognition of her services to singing.