Soprano: Emma Hannan: Soprano

 

Emma Hannan, soprano, is a native of Vancouver BC and is known to audiences there for her many performances with the Victoria Baroque Players, including the Bach St John Passion, Handel Dixit Dominus, and Bach Jesu meine Freude. She has been featured as a soloist with such groups as Early Music Vancouver, Victoria Pacific Baroque Festival, Theatre of Early Music, Toronto Consort, and Toronto Masque Theatre. Past highlights include the PraetoriusVespers with Early Music Vancouver that toured Canada and the US, Castor in Toronto Consort’s production of Cavalli’s Helen of Troy, and the dance-opera, Bearing, which premiered at the 2017 Luminato festival. As a recording artist she has sung on the Sony Classical album Four Thousand Winter and on Tafelmusik’s recording of Beethoven Symphony no. 9.

Emma is a graduate of the Victoria Conservatory of Music, where she studied with Nancy Argenta and Ingrid Attrot. She recently completed her BMus in Voice Performance at the University of Toronto and is now studying with mezzo-soprano Laura Pudwell. Emma is an alumnus of the Victoria Conservatory Advanced Oratorio Course and the Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute.