«une remarquable ampleur et rondeur vocale»
Canadian Montreal based mezzo-soprano Florence Bourget holds a Master’s degree (with honours) from Université de Montréal and is an alum of the Atelier lyrique of Opéra de Montréal. She has performed roles such as Sesto (La Clemenza di Tito, Mozart), TheThird Lady (Die Zauberflöte, Mozart), Wellgunde (Das Rheingold, Wagner), Mrs. Grose (The Turn of the Screw, Britten) and Alisa (Lucia di Lammermoor, Donizetti). Her Experience also includes contemporary repertoire such as Angel 2 in George Benjamin’s Written on Skin at Opéra de Montréal and the creation of the opera Albertine en cinq temps from Michel Tremblay’s text. In addition to the operatic stage, Florence is frequently seen on the concert and oratorio stages with prestigious organisations including Orchestre Métropolitain, Symphonic Orchestras of Montréal, Québec and Laval, L’Orchestre de chambre IMusici, the Baroque ensemble Arion, the Festival Classica, The Grands Ballets Canadiens and the Ensemble Contemporain de Montréal.