Cecily is currently enrolled in a Master of Music at the University of Waikato. She has been an alto soloist with Vox Baroque, the Edgecumbe Choir and Cantando Choir, and has attended Chamber Music New Zealand’s Bach Cantata Residency, with Juliard415 and Masaaki Suzuki. She received the Bryan Wyness Award at the New Zealand Opera School for the “spirit of the school”. Cecily is currently a reserve for the Freemasons New Zealand Opera Chorus, and was recently in the world premiere of Janet Jennings’ Flowing Water. Cecily composes humorous songs for the ukulele, which can be found on her YouTube channel, Socratena.