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                                       MICHELLE DANESE
Operatic Experience
Chorus, La Traviata (G. Verdi)                              Den Nye Opera (Bergen, Norway)                            2010
La Fée, Cendrillon (J. Massenet) *cover                     The Glenn Gould School                                    2010
Despina, Cosi fan tutte (W.A. Mozart)                       The Glenn Gould School                                    2009
Calli, Pandora’s Locker (D. Burry) *World Premiere          The Glenn Gould School                                    2008
Barbarina, Le Nozze di Figaro (W.A. Mozart)                 Opera By Request                                          2008
Monica, The Medium (G.C. Menotti)                           Summer Opera Lyric Theatre                                2007
Chorus, The Merry Widow (F. Lehar)                          Toronto Operetta Theatre                                  2007

Concert/Recital Performances
Gala Concert                                                International Vocal Arts Institute, Montreal, Quebec   2010
Gian Carlo Menotti Concert                                  International Vocal Arts Institute, Montreal, Quebec   2010
Concert of Operatic Arias                                   International Vocal Arts Institute, Montreal, Quebec   2010
Concert of Mozart Arias                                     LidalNorth Opera Workshop, Bergen, Norway              2010
“Opera as Drama”                                            V.O.I.C.Experience, Tampa Bay, Florida                 2009
Sacred Music Concert                                        V.O.I.C.Experience, Tampa Bay, Florida                 2009
Solo Graduating Recital                                     The Glenn Gould School, Toronto                        2009
Mozart Unlaced – Concert of songs and arias                 The Royal Conservatory, Toronto                        2009
Concert of Operatic Favourites                              Trinity St. Paul’s Centre, Toronto                     2008
Concert of Operatic Scenes and Sacred Works                 Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Toronto                      2008
Four Concerts of Advanced Vocalists                         The Daniel Ferro Vocal Program, Tuscany, Italy         2008
Solo Recital                                                The Glenn Gould School, Toronto                        2008
Mozart Unlaced – Concert of songs and arias                 Casa Loma, Toronto                                     2008
From Chant to Madrigal, song program                        The Royal Botanical Gardens, Hamilton                  2007
Concerto Competition Finalist Performance                   York University, Toronto                               2007


The Glenn Gould School of The Royal Conservatory of Music: Post-Bachelor Artist Diploma - Voice Performance          2007- 2010
York University: Bachelor of Fine Arts Honours in Music - Voice Performance                                          2003 - 2007

Voice Teachers: Patricia McCaffrey, Jean MacPhail, Norma Burrowes, Mark Schnaible
Coaches: Peter Tiefenbach, Jennifer Tung, Brahm Goldhamer
Conductors: Maestro Mario Bernardi, Bruno Rigacci, Kevin Mallon, Brian Current, Jorge Parodi

                                        MICHELLE DANESE

Acting Coaches/Directors: The Glenn Gould School: Tom Diamond, Jennifer Tarver and Jennifer Parr
                               V.O.I.C.Experience: Joachim Schaumberger
                               Summer Opera Lyric Theatre: Guillermo Silva-Marin
Dance Training (Jazz, Tap, Ballet): The Performing Dance Arts School and The Ballet School of Woodbridge
Languages Sung (*spoken): English*, Italian*, German, French, Russian, Latin, Spanish
Summer Programs: Canadian Vocal Arts Institute: Montreal (August 2010)
                 LidalNorth International Opera Workshop: Bergen, Norway (June 2010)
                V.O.I.C.Experience “Sherrill Milnes and Friends”: Tampa Bay, Florida (Summer 2009)
                The Daniel Ferro Vocal Program: Tuscany, Italy (2008)
                Summer Opera Lyric Theatre: Toronto (2007)

Vocal Scholarship                                     International Vocal Arts Institute                                2010
Kay Hughes Vocal Scholarship                          The Glenn Gould School                                            2009/2010
Vocal Scholarship                                     V.O.I.C.Experience – “Sherrill Milnes and Friends”                2009
Elizabeth Thomas Memorial Scholarship                 The Glenn Gould School                                            2007/08 & 2008/09
Orpheus Award                                         York University                                                   2007
York University Concerto Competition                  York University                                                   2007
Best Operatic Performance Overall                     The Newmarket Voice Festival                                      2006
Patricia and Robert Martin Award                      York University                                                   2006

Elizabeth Norberg-Schultz (Bergen, Norway, 2010)                                Leon Major (The Glenn Gould School, 2008)
John Norris (Bergen, Norway 2010)                                               Jorge Chaminé (The Glenn Gould School, 2007)
Rusell Braun (The Glenn Gould School, 2010)                                     Laurent Philippe (The Glenn Gould School, 2007)
Ruth Falcon (The Glenn Gould School, 2010)                                      Stuart Hamilton (Summer Opera Lyric Theatre, 2007)
Timothy Noble (The Glenn Gould School, 2009)                                    Rosemarie Landry (Summer Opera Lyric Theatre, 2007)
Sherrill Milnes (V.O.I.C.Experience, Tampa Bay, Florida, 2009)
                                                                                Catherine Robbin (Summer Opera Lyric Theatre, 2007)
Lotfi Mansouri (The Glenn Gould School, 2009)
                                                                                Che Anne Loewen (York University, 2007)
Costanza Cuccaro (The Glenn Gould School, 2009)
Vera Danchenko (The Glenn Gould School, 2009)                                   Emile Belcourt (York University, 2006)
Wendy Nielsen (The Glenn Gould School, 2008)                                    Colin Ainsworth (York University, 2006)
Ricardo Herrera (The Daniel Ferro Vocal Program, 2008)                          Ingrid Attrot (York University, 2006)
Daniel Ferro (The Daniel Ferro Vocal Program, 2008)                             Nancy Argenta (York University, 2006)
Carol Issac (The Glenn Gould School, 2008)                                      Anita Krause (York University, 2005)

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