SINFONIA TORONTO / NURHAN ARMAN, Conductor
MICHELE BOGDANOWICZ Mezzo-soprano
CLAUDIA CHAN Pianist
Canadian virtuosi and European elegance
MOZART Piano Concerto No.16
RESPIGHI Il tramonto (The Sunset)
DE FALLA Seven Popular Spanish Songs
DVORAK Slavonic Dances
Canadian MEZZO-SOPRANO MICHÈLE BOGDANOWICZ is firmly established as a singer with “a beautifully expressive voice and ebullient stage personality”, bringing dramatic flair to opera and concert performances throughout North America. Michèle has appeared as a soloist with many of orchestras and choral ensembles, includingOrquesta Sinfónica de Minería, Winnipeg Symphony, Niagara Symphony, Ottawa Symphony, Kingston Symphont, Hamilton Philharmonic, and Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle with Ottawa Cantata Singers.
CANADIAN PIANIST CLAUDIA CHAN was recently named a laureate of Concours d’Orléans 2016, where she was awarded the prestigious Claude Helffer prize and her premiere piece by Matthias Krüger “renk” won the Yvonne Chevillion-Bonnaud Prize, which will be presented in concerts around France this season. Hailed as the new «Ambassador for New Music» (Ottawa Citizen) and as a «powerful, expressive, and energetic pianist”, Claudia was also appointed solo artist-in-residence at the Fondation Royaumont as part of the Voix Nouvelles programme from 2017 to 2020, where she will work with other musicians, composers, dancers, and researchers on interdisciplinary projects as well as presenting concerts and masterclasses.
Tickets: $42 adult; $35 senior; $15 student
Sale Dates and Times:
Public Onsale: Sat, 22 Jul 2017 at 01:00 PM