Ariane Girard

Mezzo-soprano

For many years now, mezzo-soprano Ariane Girard has earned a reputation among the best vocal pedagogues across Canada.  After more than fifteen years of career, her main professional activities now revolve around recital, sacred and orchestral music and full-time teaching of professional singers as well as aspiring young singers.  Known for the clarity and effectiveness of her teachings as well as for the rapid diagnosis of vocal problems, Ariane is often invited to give masterclasses and regularly sits on competition juries and audition panels; she also acts as an adviser for some artistic agencies. Since September 2016, she is an associate professor at the Atelier lyrique de L'Opéra de Montréal and her private studio has more than fifty students from around the world.