Salt Spring Baroque is pleased to present soprano Erin Bardua, along with special guests Elyssa Lefurgey-Smith (violin), Martin Bonham (cello) and Doug Hensley (theorbo).  This concert is the finale of a three day workshop led by Ms. Bardua, and is free to workshop participants but also open to the general public.

Friday July 28 2023 7:00 pm
All Saints by-the-Sea Anglican Church
110 Park Drive, Salt Spring Island

Soprano Erin Bardua is a frequent soloist, voice teacher, and stage director. Erin teaches voice for classical, musical theatre, choral and solo singers, as well as many other types of voice users. She is able to help students build a healthy, sustainable vocal technique; prepare for auditions & performances; increase musicianship and sight-singing ability; and become well-rounded, expressive performers. She is also a Certified Trans Voice Alteration teacher.

Bardua is a co-founder of Essential Opera, a frequent stage and concert performer, and director based in Atlantic Canada. She has sung with Vancouver Opera, Pacific Opera Victoria, the Talisker Players, Nota Bene Baroque Players, Pax Christi Chorale, the Toronto Sinfonietta, the Oshawa-Durham Chorus, the Arcady Baroque Ensemble, Capella Intima, London Pro Musica, the Menno Singers, and the Halifax Summer Opera Festival, among others.  Erin’s operatic roles have encompassed numerous Mozart including Pamina (Die Zauberflöte), the Countess (Le nozze di Figaro) and Donna Anna (Don Giovanni); and title roles in Alcina (Handel) and Paride ed Elena (Gluck).

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Erin Bardua

Elyssa Lefurgey-Smith

Martin Bonham

Doug Hensley