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Toronto: The International Resource Centre for Performing Artist presents an interview with Sondra Radvanovsky on June 17

Thursday, June 11, 2020

The International Resource Centre for Performing Artists ( presents another inspiring and informative Zoom event for singers, other musicians and music lovers.  

The IRCPA’s Debra Chandler hosts a


Wednesday,  June 17, 1-2 pm EDT

American-Canadian soprano specializing in 19th-century Italian opera, Sondra Radvanovsky has been called one of the leading Verdi sopranos of her generation.  Her signature roles include Elvira in Ernani, Leonora in Il trovatore, Elena in I vespri siciliani, Élisabeth in Don Carlos, and the title role in Norma.

Ms. Radvanovsky generously mentored the singers in IRCPA’s Encounter and Concert of 2016 during her day off between performances at the COC, and leaving immediately for Covent Garden.  She awarded the Career Blueprint to m-soprano Marjorie Maltais and soprano Natalya Gennadi sending them to spend 3 days at New York’s National Opera America Center for new photographs, video and audio recordings, feedback auditions, materials and mentoring.

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Photo: Sondra Radvanovsky.