Marianne Chapdelaine is a young lyric soprano established in Sherbrooke, Québec. She holds a bachelor’s degree from the Université de Sherbrooke and a master’s degree from the Université de Montréal, during which she studied with Gail Desmarais, Rosemarie Landry, Julie Daoust and many others. She currently studies in Montreal with Ariane Girard and Louise-Andrée Baril to prepare for auditions and competitions next fall.
On stage, she sang the roles of Lauretta (Gianni Schicchi – Puccini), Laoula (L’Étoile – Chabrier) and Lazuli (L’Étoile – Chabrier). As a repertoire soloist, she performed with multiple choirs and orchestras in Coronation Mass (Mozart), Requiem (Rutter), Stabat Mater (Dvorak) and Vesperae solennes de confessore (Mozart). Recently, she also starred in musicals with the roles of Belle (Beauty and the Beast) and Paula (Catch Me If You Can).
In May 2017, she received the First Prize – Canimex from the Festival-Concours de musique de Sherbrooke with honors from the Choeur Symphonique de Sherbrooke.
Besides her voice career, Ms. Chapdelaine studies social work at the Université de Sherbrooke and shares her passion for music through teaching.