Medicine Hat Symphonic Society
February 20, 2018
An Evening of music with world renowned Canadian singers Suzie LeBlanc and Daniel Taylor stopping for this one amazing musical night in Medicine Hat between concerts in Montreal and Vancouver.
Suzie LeBlanc – Recently appointed to the Order of Canada, renowned Acadian Soprano Suzie LeBlanc is one of the most sought after early music sopranos of her generation, as well as a gifted interpreter of lieder, French mélodies, Acadian repertoire and contemporary music. Concerts engagements have led her around the world, as well as to over 50 recordings with the world’s leading early music ensembles. On the opera stage, she performed for De Nederlandse Opera, Festival de Beaune, Opéra de Montréal, Boston Early Music Festival, Tanglewood and Early Music Vancouver.
Daniel Taylor – Countertenor – A Sony Classical artist, Daniel Taylor is sought-after for his portrayals on the opera and concert stage, on cd/dvd and in film. Appearing on more than 100 recordings, his projects have been recognized by a GRAMMY as well as with the JUNO, OPUS and ADISQ prizes. Daniel has appeared at Glyndebourne, Rome Opera, Welsh National Opera, Canadian Opera, Opera North, in Munich and at the New York Metropolitan Opera. He has joined leading orchestras including the San Francisco, Los Angeles, St. Louis, London, Lisbon, Cleveland, the New York Philharmonic, Gothenburg, Scottish National. Daniel has performed for Canadian Prime Ministers, for the Queen of England, for the King and Queen of Sweden and for the King and Queen of Spain. His devotion to sacred music has been recognized by the award of the Queen’s Jubilee Medal.