Tracy Dahl Coloratura Soprano | Shannon Hiebert Piano
Sunday, January 26, 2020
Tracy Dahl has appeared in the great opera houses of Europe and North America. Highly regarded as Canada’s premier coloratura soprano, she has been lauded for her silvery tone, her vocal agility and her acting prowess. She is renowned for her operatic leading roles and in 2019 returns to the Canadian Opera as Despina in Cosi fan Tutti. In 2017, Ms. Dahl was awarded the Order of Canada for her performing career and her work mentoring and teaching the next generation of singers.
Shannon Hiebert focused her studies on collaborative piano at The Banff Center for the Arts with Martin Isepp followed by graduate work in accompanying and chamber music at the University of Michigan with renowned accompanist and vocal coach, Martin Katz. Much in demand as a vocal coach and collaborative artist, Shannon has worked with such celebrated singers as Tracy Dahl, Measha Brueggergosman and John Tessier. She has been heard in recital and broadcast across Canada, the USA, Europe, Taiwan and Japan.
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