This concert is presented by Concerts in Care Ontario and features the talented tenor Marcel d’Entremont and his long-time collaborator, pianist Dakota Scott-Digout. Both Maritimers toured Atlantic Canada in 2016 as part of the Atlantic Canada Young Artists Series.
00:20 Giuseppe Verdi – Questa o quella from Rigoletto
02:35 Robert Schumann – Dichterliebe, Op. 48 – 1. Im wunderschönen Monat Mai
05:11 2. Aus meinen Tränen sprießen
06:05 3. Die Rose, die Lilie, die Taube, die Sonne
06:42 4. Wenn ich in deine Augen seh
08:35 5. Ich will meine Seele tauchen
09:32 6. Im Rhein, im heiligen Strome
11:55 7. Ich grolle nicht
13:34 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky – Kuda, kuda from Eugene Onegin
20:19 Roger Quilter / Percy Bysshe Shelley – Love’s Philosophy
22:16 Leo Friedman / Beth Slater Whitson – Let Me Call You Sweetheart
25:17 Aaron Copland – I Bought Me a Cat from Old American Songs
Marcel d’Entremont, tenor
Nova Scotian tenor Marcel d’Entremont is a recent graduate of McGill University where he was the recipient of the 2018 Wirth Vocal Prize, the largest prize offered at a Canadian university. Recent performances include Rodolfo in a cross-country tour of La bohème with Against the Grain Theatre, Tamino in Die Zauberflöte with Opera McGill, and the tenor soloist in Britten’s Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings, with the PEI Symphony Orchestra. Marcel made his international debut as Don Ottavio in Don Giovanni in 2016, in Rouen, France, and at the famous Palais de Versailles. He previously appeared as a young artist with the Vancouver Opera, Toronto Summer Music Festival, Lunenburg Academy of Music Performance, and the National Arts Centre. In 2014, Marcel represented the province of Nova Scotia at the National Music Festival of Canada where he won 1st place in the voice category as well as the Grand Award for overall best performer.