Soloists

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Meg Bragle
mezzo soprano

Mezzo-soprano Meg Bragle’s recent and upcoming highlights include Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 with the Calgary Philharmonic; debuts with Bernard Labadie and Les Violons du Roy in Alessandro Scarlatti’s Stabat Mater and with the Toronto Symphony and Calgary Philharmonic in Handel’s Messiah; Bach cantatas with the Bayerische Rundfunks Symphony Orchestra and with the Montreal-based Arion Ensemble led by Jaap ter Linden; the St. John Passion in Geneva; Bach’s Christmas Oratorio at the Baldwin-Wallace Bach Festival; and Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater with Voices of Music in San Francisco. The October 2013 concerts mark her debut with Music of the Baroque.

Opera roles include Dido and the Sorceress in Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, Dardano in Handel’s Amadigi, Amastre in Handel’s Serse, Speranza in Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo, Ippolita in Cavalli’s Elena, and Elpina in Vivaldi’s La Fida Ninfa.

Meg Bragle has sung in North America and Europe with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, Tafelmusik, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, and Apollo’s Fire, as well as with the symphony orchestras of Memphis, San Antonio, Charlotte, Akron, North Carolina, and Nova Scotia. She has performed repertoire by Franz Schubert, Antonio Vivaldi, Johannes Brahms, and Stephen Foster with the Mark Morris Dance Group, and she is a frequent featured soloist with Sir John Eliot Gardiner and his Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra and English Baroque Soloists, with whom she reunites in the 2013 season for recording and two European tours.

Visit Meg Bragle on the web at www.megbragle.com.

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