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Celebration of Spring
March 22 - Polaris Centre for the Performing Arts (Balzac/Airdrie)
March 23 - Okotoks United Church
Nansee Hughes, Soprano
Magdalena von Eccher, Piano
Carlos Foggin, Conductor
J. Strauss - Frühlinstimmen
Glière - Concerto for Coloratura
W.A. Mozart - Piano Concerto #20 (K466)
Schumann - Symphony #1 (Spring)
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Magdalena von Eccher - bio coming soon.
Lyric Coloratura Nansee Hughes has performed a wide variety of operatic roles including Lillian, Atalanta, & Dew Fairy. As a concert soloist, Ms Hughes has sung Mozart’s Laudate Dominum, Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, and Handel’s Messiah. Nansee has also performed for the Edmonton Polish Culture Society’s Gala welcoming the Polish Ambassador to Canada, Andrzej Kurnicki.
Nansee was a participant in the Centre for Operatic Studies in Italy (COSI) in 2014. In 2014, Nansee was selected as a participant in the Music Conference Alberta’s Ben Heppner Masterclass.
Ms. Hughes has been the recipient of many scholarships, including a scholarship to attend Opera NUOVA, a scholarship to attend COSI, the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry Scholarship for voice, the Diane Thorssen Award, and the Beryl Barnes Memorial Graduate Award.
Nansee received both her MMus and BMus from the University of Alberta.