Claire Amiro was born in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. After falling in love with the euphonium in high school, she pursued a Bachelor of Music in Education and Performance at Acadia University under the instruction of Dr. Jack Brownell. In 2015 she completed a Master’s of Music in Euphonium Performance at the Université de Montréal, studying with David Martin, and in 2017 completed an Artist Diploma at McGill University with Trevor Dix.
Claire has been a member of the Canadian Armed Forces as a musician since 2007. During this time she has been an instructor at the CFLTC Music Division in Borden, Ontario and has worked with the LFAA Band, the Musique ELRFC and the Musique de la Garde en Rouge. She is currently living in Montréal and working with the Musique du 6R22eR