Fiona Gillespie is active as a soloist, and chamber and folk musician. Her band, The Chivalrous Crickets, focuses on original and traditional music from America and the Celtic nations. Her album of Scottish songs, “Wisps in the Dell”, with members of the Baroque band ACRONYM under the name Makaris, releases October 2019, and her compositional debut, a folk-rock cantata of the ballad Tam Lin, will premier in New York this January, with an album release Fall 2020. Based in Manhattan, Fiona teaches voice and directs opera at Muhlenberg College. Fiona loves to visit natural history museums wherever she goes.