France Bellemare (Canada)

soprano

Biography

A native of Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean, she completed her studies at Laval University. A grant recipient of the Jacqueline Desmarais Foundation, she has received numerous prizes, including a 2nd prize at the Canadian Music Competition in 2008. Recently, she made her debut at Opéra de Montréal in the role of Rose (Lakmé). She also interpreted the title role in Alcina at Opera Nuova (Edmonton), Elisetta (Il Matrimonio Segreto) at the Music Conservatory of Quebec, Nella (Gianni Schicchi), Mrs. Gobineau (The Medium) and The Woman (La Voix Humaine) with the Atelier lyrique of Laval University.

Recently

Rose, Lakmé (Opéra de Montréal); Mimì, La bohème (Jeunesses Musicales of Canada); Gertrud, Hänsel und Gretel (Atelier lyrique de l'Opéra de Montréal)

Upcoming

Anna, Nabucco (Opéra de Montréal); La femme, La voix humaine (Orchestre de chambre McGill); Madeleine, Silent Night (Opéra de Montréal)

Opéra de Montréal

Lakmé Rose sept 2013
Hänsel et Gretel (Atelier lyrique)
 Gertrud  mars 2014