AOC DIGITAL SHOWCASE: BRITTANY RAE – SHE/HER

PCred – Ross Mortimer

Bio – Brittany Rae, soprano

Praised for her “supple and agile voice” (Les ArtsZé), Calgary born, and Montréal based soprano, Brittany Rae, is becoming known in the worlds of both classical and contemporary music. Recent highlights include attending the ‘Opera in the 21st Century’ program at the Banff Centre; collaborating with composer, Jesse Plessis and librettist, Thomas Ayouti, in the creation and performance of a new work presented by Codes d’Accès in Montréal; and winning first prize at the 2020 Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition, which
celebrates contemporary and Canadian music. An avid performer and advocate of contemporary music, Brittany attended the SoundSCAPE Festival in 2019 where she studied with soprano and contemporary music specialist, Tony Arnold, as well as Against the Grain Theatre’s 2019 Summer Modern Intensive opera program. She frequently seeks out opportunities to collaborate with composers, librettists and conductors. Other highlights include, Pierrot Lunaire with Ensemble Lagom; soprano soloist with the McGill Contemporary
Ensemble; attending the ‘Concert in the 21st Century’ residency at the Banff Centre with pianist, Jesse Plessis; and Le Vivier’s ‘Concert Vivier Interuniversitaire’. Brittany has performed with Toronto City Opera (Susanna, Le nozze di Figaro), Tapestry Opera (Songbook IX), Chants Libre (Oper’Actuel 2019), Opera McGill (Lucia, Lucia di Lammermoor), and in exhibitions with Fondation Phi pour l’art contemporain. This summer, Brittany will be performing as a part of
Oper’Actuel 2022 with Chants libres and Ensemble Paramirabo.

www.brittanyraesoprano.com

PCred – Julia Gummo

 

Toronto City Opera, Marrige of Figaro – PCred: Dahlia Katz

Opera McGill, Lucia. PCred – Brent Calis

 

Mysteries of the Macabre. PCred – Guillaume Villeneuve

PCred: Guillaume Villeneuve

 

Opera NUOVA, Carousel. PCred: Nancy Price

PCred: Annie Diotte

 

Opera NUOVA, Carousel. PCred: Nancy Price

Meet Brittany!

Portfolio is Important.

“What I’ve Learned”

Check out Brittany’s playlist!

Brittany Rae, soprano – Youtube Playlist

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLNr0OBmqL3_9qrwk9qRAh2he7zoYlvgy3