Saffron van Zwanenberg
Artistic Director at Jackdaws Music Education Trust
Saffron van Zwanenberg has been Artistic Director at Jackdaws Music Education Trust since 2009. She trained at the Royal College of Music and is an ARCM after graduating from the Opera Course with Distinction. She then won a prestigious RCM Junior Fellowship sponsored by the Rosemary Bugden Foundation and has worked as a singer for many companies including Garsington, the London Handel society and the Aldeburgh Festival. At the same time she maintains a successful directing career and has directed shows for Garden Opera at the RCM and the RAM, a show at the Cochrane Theatre in Holborn as well as very diverse projects for Mid Wales Opera and ENO Baylis, and of course for Jackdaws.