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Past Shows

Sun. May 29th 2005
The Farquhar at UVic (All Ages)
The Tea Party Palm Court Orchestra, Joanne Hounsell
Thu. July 8th 2004
Sounds of Summer Vocal Series Gala Concert Judith Forst, Peter Barzca, Blaine Hendsbee, Joanne Hounsell
Sun. May 23rd 2004
An Afternoon of English Song Joanne Hounsell, Barbara Livingston, Robert Holliston, And Guests

Joanne Hounsell

Active / Available - Confirmed: May. 9, 2004 (Awaiting Update)

Soprano from Victoria BC
Instruments: Vocals details

Soprano Joanne Hounsell and Pianist Robert Holliston present a Song Recital featuring the music of Henry Purcell, Franz Schubert, Richard Strauss, Claude Debussy, Fernando Obradors and Kurt Weill.

An accomplished concert artist, Ms. Hounsell has sung in solo recital at the National Arts Centre as part of CBC Radio's Debut series and most recently, in a program of twentieth century French repertoire at the National Art Gallery in Ottawa, produced and broadcast by CBC radio. One of Canada's most outstanding lyric sopranos, her vocal and dramatic talents have secured her prominent engagements on both the operatic and concert stages. In Canada, she has sung lead roles with Opera de Montr�al, the Canadian Opera Company, Stratford Festival, Calgary Opera, Edmonton Opera and Pacific Opera Victoria.

Victoria audiences have heard her as the Governess in The Turn of the Screw, Helena in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Valencienne in The Merry Widow, Despina in Cosi Fan Tutte and as a guest artist with the Victoria Symphony orchestra.

Ms. Hounsell has recently joined the voice faculty at the Victoria Conservatory of Music.

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Listing last updated/confirmed May. 9, 2004