Chanda has been involved in projects of very diverse horizons.

She is currently working on her PhD focusing on the lesser known Lied composers in Vienna in the second half of the nineteenth century.

Talespin – Musical Tales for Big and Small is a multimedia project for audiences of all ages.

Bukolla, a tale from Iceland
Annalea Stefansdottir, violin - Chanda VanderHart, piano - Bryan Rothfuss, voice

Why the Parrot Repeats Human Word?
Annalea Stefansdottir, violin - Chanda VanderHart, piano - Sebastian Huppmann, voice

German sound sample of Bukolla, a tale from Iceland

German sound sample of Why the Parrot Repeats Human Word?

All sound samples in English and German available on


Bel Canto Bella Voce masterclassBel Canto Bella Voce Masterclass – a collaboration with Bel Canto expert Russalina Mochukova is a 5-day masterclass held in Vienna several times a year.



Johannes Brahms CDJohannes Brahms Sonatas CD –  A very first recording on Brahms historical instrument kept at the Brahms Museum in Mürzzuschlag, Styria – with cellist Ronald Fuchs.



Robert Fuchs CD - Compositions for cello and pianoRobert Fuchs CD – A series of sonatas and songs of the lesser known Austrian composer, interpreted with cellist Ronald Fuchs.



Master Thesis: A Musical Interpretation of Icelandic Lyric Poetry Set to Music within the Framework of Otto Steinbauer’s “Klangreihen” Compositional Method.



Chanda VanderHart – pianist, chamber musician, art song accompanist, vocal coach.

In 2015, Chanda celebrates 15 years living in Vienna, Austria, the music capital of Europe where she has been acquiring a solid musical education, worked with world-class musicians and singers and developed exciting music related projects.


There's nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself.

Johann Sebastian Bach

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