This past week, Emily D’Angelo was declared the winner of this years Ensemble Studio Competition hosted by the Canadian Opera Company.
Emily was studying opera from grade twelve and is currently at the University of Toronto studying music. Emily didn’t initially see herself going into opera, but is ecstatic about winning this prestigious award.
The Ensemble Competition is one of the largest opera competitions in Canada, and the largest Emily has taken place in so far. The purpose of the competition is to highlight the best opera talent Canada has to offer. Not only did participants get to perform for the directors, but it opens doors for opera careers in the future.
Emily took home first place and the audience choice award.
You can learn more about Emily D’Angelo by checking out her website: