Her classical Lied recitals are accompanied by renowned pianists like Axel Bauni, Gerold Huber, Burkhard Kehring, Siegfried Mauser and Jan-Philip Schulze. A passionate interpreter of contemporary music, Sarah Aristidou has created pieces of renowned composers such as Wolfgang Rihm, Aribert Reimann and Manfred Trojahn, amongst others at the festival Kissinger Sommer, Germany.
Sarah Aristidou started her singing career as a child in the prestigious choir Maîtrise de Radio France in Paris where she worked with conductors like Kurt Masur, Riccardo Muti, Myung-Whun Chung and Massimo Zanetti. She received her BA in musicology from the Sorbonne and a diploma in Music Theory from the Conservatoire à Rayonnement Régional in Paris, followed by another Bachelor of Arts at Berlin’s Universität der Künste in the class of Julie Kaufmann, where she simultaneously specialized in the art of Lied with Axel Bauni and Eric Schneider. She completed her MA studies at the Theaterakademie August Everding and the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Munich with Christiane Iven. Master Classes by Brigitte Fassbaender, Rudolf Piernay, Klesie Kelly, Thomas Heyer and the intensive work with Gudrun Ayasse polished her vocal path.
Sarah Aristidiou is recipient of scholarships of the Rotary Club in Berlin, the Paul-Hindemith-Gesellschaft Berlin, the Christl und Klaus Haack Stiftung, the Freunde des Nationaltheaters München as well as the Alfred-Toepfer Stiftung.