VOCALIS: a new series at the Faculty of Music, University of Toronto


A new series of four concerts featuring the students of the Masters and DMA Voice programs, the Collaborative Piano program as well as students from the Instrumental program at the Faculty of Music, University of Toronto. This program is generously supported by Dianne Henderson.

  • Concert 1 October 23 at 7:30 pm at Walter Hall
    A program of Contemporary English Song Repertoire curated and hosted by Steven Philcox and Wendy Nielsen.
  • Concert 2 December 2 at 7:30 pm at the Great Hall of Hart House
    A program of Opera Excerpts in a semi staged setting curated and hosted by Stephen Clarke and Wendy Nielsen.
  • Concert 3 February 2 at 7:30 pm at the Tranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Ave
    A program of Cabaret Songs curated and hosted by Adi Braun and Wendy Nielsen. Special guest Michael Bridge accordion.
  • Concert 4 April 6 at 7:30 Emmanuel College Chapel
    A program of chamber works with voice curated and hosted by Annalee Patipatanakoon and Wendy Nielsen.


Tentative program for Vocalis #2

Sull’ aria from Le Nozze di Figaro Act 3      W.A. Mozart
Countess Julie Ekker
Susannah Claudianne Moreau
Pianist- Andrea van Pelt

Act 2 Finale from Le Nozze di Figaro      W. A. Mozart
Count- Peter Warren
Countess- Sonya Harper Nyby
Susannah Janelle LaPalme
Pianist- Mélisande Sinsoulier

Come now, aroundel from A Midsummer Night’s Dream      Britten
Tatania Rebecca Genge
Pianist – Holly Kroeker

La Clemenza di Tito Act 1 duet      W.A. Mozart
Vitellia- Kari Abraham
Sesto- Meghan Symon
Pianist- Braden Young

La Clemenza di Tito Act 2 duet      W.A. Mozart
Annio- Christina Alexander
Servillia- Maeve Palmer
Pianist- Amy Seulky Lee

Gremin’s aria from Eugene Onegin      Tchaikovsky
Prince Gremin – Dann Mitton
Pianist – Narmina Efendiyeva


Ariadne auf Naxos excerpt       R. Strauss
Ariadne- Margarete von Vaight
Echo- Stephanie Higgins
Dryade- Anna Sharpe
Nyade- Arianna Ervin
Harlekin- Max van Wyck
Pianist- Narmina Efendiyeva

I gatti        Rossini
Alyssa di Marco
Clarisse Tonigussi
Pianist Gary Forbes


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