She studied voice with Stephanie Kramer at the University of Waterloo, taught piano and voice at the Guelph School of Music, and maintained a private piano studio for many years. A lifelong choral singer, Meghan sang seven seasons with the Grammy-nominated Elora Festival Singers (Noel Edison, director). A music graduate of Oxford University, he was nominated for the Opus Prize in 2016 and 2017. He has conducted such groups as Ensemble Caprice, Elora Festival Singers and La Rose des Vents. Future engagements include performances with Arion Baroque and the Elmer Iseler Singers.
The Elora Singers formerly known as the Elora Festival Singers, founded in 1980 by artistic director Noel Edison, is an all-professional GRAMMY®- and twice JUNO-nominated chamber choir known for its rich, warm sound and clarity of texture. All questions must be answered. A pre-selection, in May, by means of audio material will determine candidates for the final auditions to be held Friday, June 12, 2009 in Montréal, after which grants will be awarded. The awards for the approved grants will be available (in part or in total) approximately two weeks after the auditions.
Simona Genga Wins First Prize at Canadian Opera Company's Annual Vocal Competition ... at Ontario's Elora Festival. ... features singers from the final round of auditions for the COC Ensemble ... Mélisande and a recital at the Orford Festival, Phillip’s 2012-2013 season features appearances as Algernon in the world premiere of The Importance of Being Earnest, by Gerald Barry at the Opéra de Nancy and in the role of Sid in Pacific Opera Victoria’s Albert Herring.
Simon Honeyman is delighted to join The Elora Singers this season. He has been working steadily as a choral countertenor for the last decade, performing with ensembles such as Tafelmusik, Studio de musique ancienne de Montréal, Theatre of Early Music, La Chapelle de Québec, Toronto Masque Theatre, Against the Grain Theatre, and others. Suivez une formation dynamique et pratique offerte à temps partiel au Campus de Longueuil de l’Université de Sherbrooke sur la Rive Sud de Montréal. Cliquez ici pour accéder aux renseignements sur nos programmes. ELORA SINGERS Coro de Câmara indicado para um prêmio GRAMMY e duas vezes para o Juno Award (mais importante prêmio de música no Canadá), o Elora...
Elora Festival Singers. The Elora Festival Singers (EFS), a professional chamber choir, was founded in 1980 by Noel Edison as the principal choral ensemble of the Elora Festival. In 1992, the Elora Festival Singers was incorporated as a separate organization to manage its year-round activities. AS DIRECTOR OF DOMONEY ARTISTS MANAGEMENT, KATHY DOMONEY BRINGS HER WEALTH OF KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE TO THIS POSITION AFTER MORE THAN 20 YEARS AS A LYRIC SOPRANO. Domoney Artists Management was created in 2008, and is now recognized as one of the most prestigious boutique agencies in North America. Allison Cecilia Arends, soprano & Peter Tiefenbach, piano; Allison Cecilia Arends, soprano & Peter Tiefenbach, piano. Sunday, November 26, 2017 @ 3:00pm in Westminster United Church . Allison Cecilia Arends, soprano & Peter Tiefenbach, piano with Miles Newman, trumpet Program. ... the Canadian Brass and the Elmer Iseler Singers, and the Elora ...
Elora Danan en Directo The Elora Singers. Nonprofit Organization. Canadian Association of Music Therapists. ... He has received awards from the Metropolitan Opera Council Auditions in Los Angeles, the Society of Singers Foundation and the New West Symphony Young Artist Prize. Highlights for Ernesto this season include Verdi’s Requiem with Brott Music Festival ... Operatic roles include Elle in La Voix Humaine by Poulenc, Marzelline in Beethoven’s Fidelio, Hélène in Hindemith’s Hin und Zurück and Estelle in The Stronger by Hugo Weisgall, Queen of the Night in The Magic Flute by Mozart and Titania in Britten’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
He has performed with the Tactus Vocal Ensemble, La Chappelle de Quebec and Les Violons du Roy in Quebec & Montréal, the Elora Festival Singers, and with Tafelmusik. Richard has also been a frequent performer with the John Laing Singers in Hamilton and is one of three founding directors for the Nota Bene Period Orchestra in Kitchener/Waterloo. CD Music Reviews for the Audiophile – September, 2010. Jason Victor Serinus September 7, 2010. ... featuring the Elora Festival Singers of Elora, Ontario, Canada under their founder Noel Edison, presents a representative sampling of Whitacre’s work. ... Golijov’s Passion is part Latin America meets klezmer Afro-Cuban dance party, part ...
In addition to full seasons with the TMC and the Elora Festival Singers, he is in demand for guest engagements with such orchestras as the Winnipeg Symphony, Toronto Symphony and Symphony Nova Scotia. His recording on the Naxos label, featuring the choral music of Eric Whitacre, has just been nominated for a Grammy. The Grammy and Juno-nominated Elora Festival Singers (EFS), with nine releases on the Naxos label, has established itself as one of the finest chamber choirs in Canada and beyond. Founded in 1980 ... Much as I'd like to be enjoying more of summer sitting on a Muskoka chair in my backyard with the sun beaming down on me, the pull of the new arts season is beckoning us all forward into fall.
PAUL GRAMBO – Vocalist. As a London based baritone, Paul is an active member of the local music and theatre community having performed works at the London Fringe Festival and with local theatre companies, jazz & classical musicians, Orchestra London, and as a chorister and soloist with the Grammy and Juno nominated Elora Festival Singers. She previously taught at Greenwood College School, and was Choral Director/Music Teacher at Earl Haig Secondary School and Claude Watson School for the Arts. She is a singer and soloist with the Elora Festival Singers, and an adjudicator with International Music Festivals and the TDSB.
“Une jeune pucelle,” arr. by Ross W. Duffin and sung by Quire Cleveland at Historic St. Peter’s Church in Cleveland, OH, on Dec. 21, 2014. It is the third of eleven early French noëls used ... Choral Concert goes to the Opera This week on Choral Concert Peter Togni takes us to the opera! Some of the most beautiful music every written for choirs come from operas or are inspired by opera and we are going to devote our entire program to these glorious musical moments. FESTIVALS ORCHESTRALE par L. H. TIFFANY HSIEH L es préparatifs de la 25e édition du Brott Music Festival vont bon train dans la grande région de HamiltonBurlington. Malgré le défi posé par le financement au cours des dernières années, les organisateurs ne manquent pas d’imagination pour captiver l’auditoire.
is the founding director of the DaCapo Chamber Choir. Apart from his conducting work at UW and with DaCapo, Enns is active as guest conductor – this past November with the Elora Festival Singers, and this past month with the chamber choirs in the Waterloo Region High School Choral Festival at the Centre in the Square. Ramirez earned a Bachelor of Music in Clarinet Performance from the University of Guadalajara in Mexico, and graduated from Boston University’s Opera Institute. He has received awards from The Metropolitan Opera Council Auditions in Los Angeles, the Society of Singers Foundation and the New West Symphony Young Artist Prize. IAN SADLER, ORGAN
He also sang the roles of Phorbas and Le grande prêtre in the North American premiere of George Enescu’s Oedipe with Sinfonia da Camera in Illinois. Michael has appeared as a soloist with the Elora Festival Singers, the Cellar Singers, Arcady, the Millikin-Decatur Symphony and the Bach Artists of Champaign-Urbana in Illinois. the Guelph Kiwanis Festival and for Festivals of Music in Toronto. Enns is an Associate Composer of the Canadian Music Centre. Recent recordings of his works include the 2006 CD NorthWord, recorded by the Elora Festival Singers, and the 2007 CD Hammer and Wind, featuring his chamber music for instruments and vocal solo. Elora Festival Singers (EFS), conducted by internationally acclaimed director Noel Edison, is one of the most exciting of contemporary choirs. Their disc of Eric Whitacre’s choral music (8.559677) was nominated for a GRAMMY® in 2010.
If you are in high school or up to age 23, come and be a part of the Grand Philharmonic Youth Choir! Lauded as “flat out brilliant” by Opera News, Canadian bass-baritone Daniel Okulitch is a leading interpreter of Mozart roles, most notably Don Giovanni, Almaviva and Figaro, which he has performed at New York City Opera, Teatro Colón and Vancouver Opera, to name just a few.He has also excelled in creating leading roles in contemporary opera, including the roles of Ennis del Mar in ... Read the PDF version here. Toronto – Simona Genga of Woodbridge, Ont. took home First Prize (the Chair’s Prize) at the Canadian Opera Company’s annual Ensemble Studio Competition on November 1, 2017 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. The competition is the feature event of the COC gala fundraiser Centre Stage, an annual celebration of Canada’s emerging operatic voices.
As an accomplished concert soloist, and with a repertoire that ranges from early music to contemporary, she performs regularly with ensembles throughout Ontario and across Canada including the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, the Elmer Iseler Singers, the Elora Festival Singers, the Grand Philharmonic Choir, the Talisker Players, the Richard Eaton ... including Ensemble Caprice, Chamber Players of Canada, Elora Festival Singers, Choeur Louisbourg, and La Rose des vents. In summer 2017, he codirected Sing Ottawa en choeur, a collaboration led by CSO assembling over 70 choirs and a symphony orchestra to celebrate Canada 150.
The Ensemble Studio Competition features singers from the final round of auditions for the COC Ensemble Studio, Canada’s premier training program for young opera professionals, competing for cash prizes ranging in value from $1,500 – $10,000, and a performance opportunity at Ontario’s Elora Festival, an annual summer celebration of song One of the most popular lullaby carols in the francophone world, D’où viens-tu, bergère? takes the form of a dialog between inquisitive villagers and a young shepherd girl who has just returned from the manger. Sirett’s setting aims to capture the increasing curiosity that the villagers must have felt as, one by one, pieces of the miracle are revealed to them.
Nathalie Paulin Biographical Note. Soprano Nathalie Paulin has established herself in the United States, Canada, Europe and the Far East as an interpretive artist of the very first rank. ... she has been heard with the Wexford Festival in Ireland, the Fredericton Chamber Music Festival, the Elora Festival, Ottawa Chamber Music Festival, and the ... Rebecca Genge is a Toronto-based soprano, originally from Victoria, British Columbia. She performs frequently in both cities, with ensembles such as the Theatre of Early Music, University of Toronto’s Schola Cantorum, the Elora Singers, the Pacific Baroque Orchestra, and the Victoria Baroque Players.
Benila's most recent engagements as a soprano soloist include Bach's Mass in B Minor with Summer Chor, Saint-Saëns' Messe de Requiem with the Oratorio Singers, and Bach's Wachet auf, ruft uns die stimme with the Vancouver Cantata Singers. She is an adjudicator and clinician of choirs, most recently at the Cantando Festival (Whistler ... Eric P Shaw. Style: Opera; ... MESSIAH for the Elora Festival Singers and Okanagen Festival Choir and a return to the Wexford Festival for Donizetti’s RITA and Haydn’s DIE SCHÖPFUNG. ... Inkslinger in PAUL BUNYAN, Frederic in PIRATES OF PENZANCE and Belfiore in LA FINTA GIARDINIERA. He has appeared in Mozart's MASS IN C MINOR with the ... Canadian tenor Andrew Haji is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after voices on both the operatic and concert stage. Winner of the Grand Prix at the 50th International Vocal Competition in ‘s-Hertogenbosch and the Montreal International Music Competition’s Oratorio Prize, Haji recently performed Bach’s Matthäus Passion with Pinnock and the National Arts Centre Orchestra and ...
Christopher is enjoying a growing international presence, including a portrayal of the title role in a world-class production of ALBERT HERRING at the Aldeburgh Festival in England (alongside soprano Felicity Lott), as well as a nationwide tour of China. Our 2019/20 season features Navidad Nuestra by Ariel Ramirez in an all–Latin American program, a concert themed “Seas,” and a concert “Of Love and Nature.” We rehearse Tuesday nights near Yonge and Lawrence. Interested singers are encouraged to sit in on a rehearsal; auditions for the chamber choir are available.
ELORA SINGERS, THE . The Elora Singers, formerly known as the Elora Festival Singers, founded in 1980 by artistic director Noel Edison, is an all-professional GRAMMY ® - and twice JUNO-nominated chamber choir known for its rich, warm sound and clarity of texture. This is achieved by holding annual auditions for current and aspiring choristers, which fosters and ensures the preservation and ... by Joseph So & Kiersten van Vliet Going east on the 401 and a bit north is Campbellford and Westben Arts Festival. Headlining this year is the world premiere of a new opera by pianist/ An avid interpreter of art song, she is also the recipient of the Elora Festival Recital Prize and fellowships at the Franz Schubert Institute and Ravinia Steans Music Institute. She was granted First Prize and the Audience Choice Award at the 2017 COC Ensemble Studio Competition.
Toronto – After a months-long, nationwide search, seven talented young opera singers from across the country have been chosen to compete in the Canadian Opera Company’s ninth annual Ensemble Studio Competition on October 30, 2019 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts.Finalists are competing for cash prizes, performance opportunities, and a chance to earn a coveted place in the ... orchestras including Ensemble Caprice, Chamber Players of Canada, Elora Festival Singers, Choeur Louisbourg, and La Rose des vents. In summer 2017, he codirected Sing Ottawa en choeur, a collaboration led by CSO assembling over 70 choirs and a symphony orchestra to celebrate Canada 150. In 2007, at 19, Gupta joined the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, and served as a member of the First Violin section through 2018. He has appeared as a guest concertmaster with the Los Angeles Opera and the Philharmonia Orchestra of London, and is an active recitalist, soloist and chamber musician.
Elora Festival Singers Auditions In La © 2020 Toronto – After a months-long, nationwide search, seven talented young opera singers from across the country have been chosen to compete in the Canadian Opera Company’s nin