Zoë A. Wallace
Zoë A. Wallace (b. 1994) is a composer and guitarist currently based in Northern California. She has performed in concerts throughout the country and has had pieces performed by such groups as KAIA String Quartet, Fulcrum Point New Music Project, and the Fifth Wave Collective, as well as having been featured in festivals such as the Hot Air Music Festival and the 21st Century Guitar Conference. Zoë received her master’s degree in classical guitar with Denis Azabagic and her bachelor’s degree at San Francisco Conservatory of Music with Sergio Assad while also studying composition with Marc Mellits and Dr. Ryan Brown. Most recently, Zoë founded Nightingale Ensemble and acts as the guitarist, resident composer, and artistic director to continue her goal of expanding the repertoire for unusual instrument pairings.