Halifax Opera Festival marks ten years of opera education in the HRM

For Immediate Release June 11, 2014 HALIFAX, N.S. – Halifax Summer Opera Festival (HSOF) is celebrating its tenth year of accessible and contemporary approach to opera education that provides young singers with an affordable space to grow and perform. Over 80 singers from all over Canada and the U.S. are coming together to perform three […]

Tenor Ermanno Mauro to give masterclass at HSOF 2014

First of all, a little story. I had the pleasure of meeting legendary tenor Ermanno Mauro last fall, when I was in Toronto doing auditions for HSOF. His dear friend, Lorraine Stewart, had arranged our meeting so we could talk about our mutual interest in helping young singers learn to perform opera, and I made […]