Calgary Concert Opera Company

Artists:

Dan Rowley - Tenor

Oliver Munar - Tenor

Anna Mendham - Soprano

​Cara  McLeod - Soprano

Kathleen Morrison - Soprano

Barbara King - Mezzo Soprano

​Bethany Yon - Mezzo Soprano​

Adam Brousseau - Bass-Baritone

Ian Fundytus: Bass-Baritone

​Uwe Dambruch - Bass-Baritone

Audience Testimonial

"Thank you for a brilliant evening of music at the Opera Scene in Concert show June 18, 2016. The program, the talented singers and accompanists, and the atmosphere in general - all made for an absolutely wonderful event and a fitting way to celebrate the company’s fifth anniversary. Congratulations Calgary Concert Opera – looking forward to your next performance!"

Hugh Arthur – Medicine Hat, AB

Calgary Civic Symphony

Rolf Bertch - Conductor

Program:

Mozart - Don Giovanni - Overture & Sextet

Donizetti - Lucia di Lammermour - Sextet

Verdi - Rigoletto - Quartet

Verdi - Il Trovatore - Anvil Chorus

Verdi - Nabucco - Va, Pensiero

​Verdi - La Traviata - Libiamo

Puccini - Te Deum

Strauss - Der Rosenkavalier - Presentation of the  Rose Strauss - Der Rosenakvalier - Trio Hab mir's gelobt

Beethoven - Fidelio - Overture & Finale

Past Performances


Opera
La Traviata Sept 15, 16, 2018

La Gioconda June 10, 12, 14, 2015

Cosi fan tutte March 25, 27, 29, 2015

Rigoletto June 24, 26, 28, 2014

Suor Angelica & Il tabarro Feb 22, 23, 24, 2013
Carmen Sept 9, 12, 2012

I Capuleti Ed I Montecchi Feb 22, 24, 2012

Werther July 2011


Concerts
Autumn Operanox Fall Celebration Concert September 22 & 24 2017

Opera Scenes in Concert - June 18, 2016
Great Ballroom of Fire - In support of the people of Fort McMurray May 15, 2016

Kimberley's Underground OPERAtunity Sept 6, 2014

Operation Remedy - Fundraising concert for Alberta Flood Relief Organized by Mercury Opera July 2013
Debut Gala Opera Concert May 14, 2011


Collaborations:

Opera by Request (Toronto)

12 Musas Flamenco & Fiona Malena Flamenco Academy

Foothills Philharmonic Opera Chorus - Tim Korthuis, Conductor
Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra - Carlos Foggin, Conductor

12 Musas Flamenco - Carmen, Autumn Operanox

September 19th, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Airdrie, Lutheran Church of the Master


September 20th, 2019 - 7:00 PM

Calgary First Baptist Church


September 22nd, 2019 - 3:00 PM

Okotoks Alliance Church


Full Cast:

Music Director: William Shookhoff

Dan Rowley - Samson

Barbara King - Dalila (YYC, Okotoks)

​Alicia Woynarski - Dalila (Airdrie)

Adam Brousseau - High Priest

Ian Fundytus: Abimelach 

Uwe Dambruch - Old Hebrew

Steven Morton - First Philistine

Stuart Lloyd - Second Philistine 

Oliver Munar - Philistine Messenger

Foothills Philharmonic Opera Chorus

Harris Kirshenbaum - Emcee

Opera
Rigoletto
Autumn Operanox, La Traviata, Samson et Dalila, Sunday Afternoon at the Opera

Werther, Cosi fan tutte, Opera Scenes in Concert, Autumn Operanox
Cosi fan tutte, Opera Scenes in Concert, Samson et Dalila
Cosi fan tutte
Suor Angelica
Autumn Operanox, Sunday Afternoon at the Opera

Cosi fan tutte, La Gioconda
Suor Angelica
Debut Opera Gala, Werther, I Capuleti Ed I Montecchi, Carmen, Suor Angelica,

Il tabarro, Rigoletto, Cosi fan tutte, La Gioconda, Opera Scenes in Concert, Autumn Operanox, Samson et Dalila, Sunday Afternoon at the Opera
Carmen, Suor Angelica, Opera Scenes in Concert, Autumn Operanox, Sunday Afternoon at the Opera
Debut Opera Gala, Il tabarro, Opera Scenes in Concert, Autumn Operanox
Debut Opera Gala, Carmen, Sunday Afternoon at the Opera
Debut Opera Gala, Opera Scenes in Concert
La Gioconda
La Traviata

Debut Opera Gala, Werther, Opera Scenes in Concert 
La Traviata

Rigoletto, Opera Scenes in Concert, Autumn Operanox
La Traviata, Samson et Dalila

Debut Opera Gala, Werther, Carmen, Rigoletto, Opera Scenes in Concert  
I Capuleti Ed I Montecchi, Carmen, Operation Remedy
Suor Angelica
Suor Angelica, Opera Scenes in Concert 
Music Director - Carmen, Cosi fan tutte
I Capuleti Ed I Montecchi, Suor Angelica
Rigoletto
Piano Accompanist - Werther, Carmen, Opera Scenes in Concert, Autumn Operanox
Rigloletto, La Gioconda
Debut Opera Gala
Narrator
Opera Scenes in Concert

Cosi fan tutte, La Gioconda, Opera Scenes in Concert, Autumn Operanox, La Traviata, Samson et Dalila, Sunday Afternoon at the Opera
Carmen
Suor Angelica, Opera Scenes in Concert 
Rigoletto
I Capuleti Ed I Montecchi, Rigoletto
La Gioconda
Opera Scenes in Concert, Autumn Operanox, La Traviata, Sunday Afternoon at the Opera

Cosi fan tutte
Il Tabarro, Opera Scenes in Concert 
Debute Opera Gala, Suor Angelica, Carmen
Werther, Suor Angelica, Rigoletto
Suor Angelica
Opera Scenes in Concert, La Traviata

Debut Opera Gala

Carmen
Rigoletto
Debut Opera Gala, Carmen, Suor Angelica, Il tabarro, Cosi fan tutte
Il Tabarro

La Traviata, Samson et Dalila, Sunday Afternoon at the Opera

La Traviata

Cosi fan tutte
Debut Gala Opera, I Capuleti Ed I Montecchi, Carmen, Operation Remedy
Rigoletto, La Gioconda
Suor Angelica, Opera Scenes in Concert
Opera Scenes in Concert 

La Gioconda
Samson et Dalila

La Traviata, Samson et Dalila

Debut Opera Gala, Carmen, Opera Scenes in Concert 
Rigoletto

Opera Scenes in Concert 
Foothills Philharmonic Chorus Conductor - La Gioconda, Opera Scenes in Concert, Autumn Operanox, La Traviata
Debut Opera Gala, Werther
Rigoletto, Kimberley's Underground OPERAtunity, Opera Remedy, La Gioconda, Autumn Operanox, Samson et Dalila, Sunday Afternoon at the Opera

Autumn Operanox, La Traviata
Music Director - I Capuleti Ed I Montecchi, Suor Angelica, Il tabarro, Rigoletto, La Gioconda, Samson et Dalila

Lead Singers
Aaron Dimoff
Adam Brousseau

Ainsley Soutiere 
Alicia Woynarski 
Amanda Kendrick 
Amanda Massey
Anna Mendham

Andrew Greenwood 
Audrina Steciw
Barbara King 



Bethany Yon
Boris Derow
Cara McLeod
Carlyn Holmes
Carolyn Dahl Rees
​Chad Ruston

Chris MacRae
Cindy MacDonald

Courtney V Murais
​Dan Rowley

David Ng
Derek Johnson
Doris Weiss
Elaine Brown
Eleanor May 
Erin Armstrong
Gene Wu 
Grace King
Graham Paynter
Gwendolyn Yearwood
Harris Kirshenbaum

Hyunmi Park
Ian Fundytus 

Jason Erhardt

Jennifer Wosley

Joel Bulzan
John Conlon
Jorge Aviles

Kathleen Morrison
Katie McCullough 
Kevin Armstrong
Laura- Styler-Jones
Lauren Woods 
Leila Keith
Linda Miller

Maria Drost

Maura Sharkey-Pryma 
Michael Hardcastle
Michèle Cusson
Naomi Eberhard 

​Oliver Munar
Paul Lloyd

Paul Williamson 
Reid Spencer
Ryan Harper
Sara Staples

Sarah Heckbert
Sarah Vardy
​Steven Morton

Stuart Lloyd

Stuart King
Sway Chen

Taylor Matheson
Tim Korthuis
Tyler Kuhnert 
Uwe Dambruch



​Valentin Borsu
William Shookhoff