Lara DODDS-EDEN

Lara brings international performance experience, a creative, sensitive approach and passionate commitment to every collaboration.   Following a twenty week residency as the Banff Centre’s Collaborative Pianist and Associate Artist in 2013-2014, Lara moved to Canada from her native Australia to commence doctoral studies with Lydia Wong at the University of...

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Geoffrey Sirett

Baritone Geoffrey Sirett continues to impress musicians and audiences in debut performances in opera, concert and recital repertoire. A highlight current season will be the Montreal premiere of Kevin Puts opera SILENT NIGHT, singing the role of William Dale. He was also heard in Adams’ THE WOUND DRESSER for the...

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Boris Zarankin

A pianist of international renown, Boris Zarankin was hailed by the Los Angeles Times as a “pianist of flair, style and exciting virtuosity”. Mr. Zarankin studied at the Kharkov State Conservatory with Regina Horowitz and the Moscow State Conservatory. Mr. Zarankin has appeared as a soloist with many leading orchestras....

Emilia-Boteva

Emilia Boteva

At recent performance as Azucena at the Manitoba opera Gwenda Nemerofsky wrote,”Boteva was absolutely riveting; her dark smoky voice fulls of intense emotion, making us lives the story along with her. Her sizzling performance drew you to her whenever she stepped on stage. With her wild hair and powerful voice,...

Maeve-Palmer

Maeve Palmer

Maeve Palmer is a soprano in her Masters of Music in voice performance at the University of Toronto under the direction of Mary Morrison, O.C.  This year Maeve is the recipient of the Richard March Graduate Fellowship (U of T), and will be singing as a Sidgwick Scholar with the...

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Inna Perkis

Russian-Canadian pianist Inna Perkis was described by the Weekly Seattle as having “…a commanding musical personality… poetry to every nuance…”. Ms. Perkis has performed internationally as a soloist and a chamber musician, collaborating with such distinguished musicians as Ofra Harnoy, Michael Schade, Measha Bruggergosman, and Isabel Bayrakdarian, As a collaborative...

Jeffrey-Hill

Jeffrey Ollarsaba (Hill)

Tenor Jeffrey Ollarsaba (Hill), according to the press is “a born entertainer” (Los Angeles Times) and “a force to be reckoned with, [a voice] that sounds effortless but absoultely commands the listener’s attention. Jeffrey recently sang three performances at Carnegie Hall, debuting in January with Warren Jones, returning in March...

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Giles Tomkins

Bass-baritone Giles Tomkins is recognized as one of Canada’s most promising young singers, widely praised for his vocal virtuosity and lyricism in an impressive range of repertoire. His rich, resonant voice brings “authority and power” to the concert and operatic stage. Read more at http://www.gilestomkins.com/Bio/bio.html

Joseph-Macerollo

Joseph Macerollo

His textbook, The Accordion Resource Manual, stands as a marvelous achievement of methodology and scholarship and is widely used by composers and researchers for insights into the instrument. Awards received include a Guelph Civic Ring of his native city (1964), Mississauga Musician of the Year (1987), Lifetime Achievement Award from...

Ilana-Zarankin

Ilana Zarankin

Described as possessing a voice capable of “vaulting to vertiginous heights” (The New York Times) and singing with “poise, polish and a lovely voice” (The Millbrook Independent), soprano Ilana Zarankin is a recent graduate of Dawn Upshaw’s Bard College Conservatory Graduate Vocal Arts Program (in the studio of Lorraine Nubar)....