Mairi-Irene McCormack, mezzo-soprano
Valentine's Gala - Edmonton OperaFebruary 14, 2021
Ms. McCormack performs as part of Edmonton Opera's annual Valentine's Gala. This year, the even will be broadcast on Global TV throughout Alberta.
Emerging Artists Studio Performances with Edmonton Opera May 2021
Ms. McCormack has recently joined the Emerging Artists Studio program with Edmonton Opera. She has been studying the role of Smeton in Anna Bolena and participated in pre-recorded performances of two arias, which premiered on YouTube in May 2021.
Canta Decant - Fundraiser for Mysterious Barricades February 1, 2020
Guest performer annual fundraiser for Mysterious Barricades
Adjudicator at Barrhead Rotary Music Festival March 9 and 10, 2020
Ms. McCormack serves as the adjudicator for the Voice and Classroom Music classes at the Barrhead Rotary Music Festival.
Drive-in Christmas Special - Edmonton OperaDecember 21, 2020
Ms. McCormack performs with soprano Nicole Brooks and pianist Leanne Regehr on the roof of the Jubilee Auditorium.
Benjamin Britten's Canticle II: Convocation HallJanuary 13, 2019 - 3pm
Guest performer in tenor Michael Parr's Masters Recital.
Masters Recital, Holy Trinity Anglican ChurchJanuary 25, 2019 - 7pm
Ms. McCormack performed her Masters Recital with pianist Shannon Hiebert featuring works by Schubert, Heggie, Ravel, and Rossini.
Something Wicked this way comes... to the Opera - McDougall United ChurchFebruary 25, 2019 - 7:30pm
Ms. McCormack performed as a soloist with the Edmonton Metropolitan Orchestra in excerpts from Verdi's Rigoletto and Mozart's Die Zauberflote under Kimberley McMann, conductor.
Mozart's Die Zauberflote: University of Alberta, Convocation HallMarch 15 and 16, 2019 - 7:30pm
Ms. McCormack performs the role of 3rd Lady as part of the University of Alberta Opera Workshop Ensemble's production of Die Zauberflote. Kate Ryan, director; Michelle Mourre, conductor; Shannon Hiebert, music director.
Chabrier's L'etoile: Con Hall, University of AlbertaMarch 23, 2018 - 7pm
Mairi-Irene performs the role of Aloes the University of Alberta's Opera Workshop's production of L'etoile by Emmanuel Chabrier. Sara Brooks, conductor, Jezebele Zbozny-Del Percio, director and Shannon Hiebert, Opera Workshop Ensemble director.
University Symphony Orchestra: Winspear Centre March 25, 2018 - 3pm
Mairi-Irene performs the role of Third Lady in scenes from Mozart's the Magic Flute with members of the University of Alberta's Opera Workshop ensemble and the University Symphony Orchestra. Petar Dundjerski, conductor.
Folk/Pop Music Set: Rise & RootMay 13, 2018: 8pm
Mairi-Irene is a featured performer at Rise & Root, a newly opened farm-to-table cafe in Edmonton's west end.
Opus at 12: La Cite FrancophoneMay 25, 2018: 12pm
Mairi-Irene performs as part of the Ensemble Convivencia, a newly-formed group dedicated to the performance of Renaissance and Baroque music. Works by Kaspberger and Monteverdi.
Noon-Time Recital: Concordia University August 15, 2018: 12:20pm
Featured performer for Singspiration's Noon-time Recital Series; with Shannon Hiebert, piano.
The Y2K Black Death Oratorio: Holy Trinity Anglican ChurchAugust 16-26, 2018
Mairi-Irene performs the role of Martha-Jane in Pop! Goes the Opera's production of Jeff McCune's The Y2K Black Death Oratorio. This production is a part of the Edmonton International Fringe Festival.
Last Light Above the World: Winspear Centre November 11, 2018 - 3:30pm
Performance as the mezzo-soprano soloist for the western Canadian premiere of a newly commissioned work by Allan Bevan – Last Light Above the World and Haydn’s Paukenmesse, Mass in Time of War with the Richard Eaton Singers.
Music for a Festive Season: Robertson Wesley ChurchDecember 2nd, 2018 - 3pm
Mairi-Irene was the alto soloist in a performance of Vivaldi's Gloria alongside Dawn Bailey, soprano, the Alberta Baroque Ensemble, the University of Alberta Madrigal Singers and conductor, Dr. Leonard Ratzlaff.
Mrs. Sedley in Peter Grimes: IU Musical Arts Center February 25 & March 3, 2017: 7:30pm
Mairi-Irene performed the role of Mrs. Sedley in IU Opera Theater's production of Peter Grimes.
Performer Diploma Recital: IU Ford-Crawford HallApril 28, 2017: 7pm
Mairi-Irene's final performance at the Jacobs School of Music featured a program of Brahms, Forsyth, Britten, and Santoliquido. With Gulrukh Shakirova, pianist.
Noon Recital: Kodaly Symposium August 9, 2017: 12:30pm
Mairi-Irene performed Dvorak's Gypsy Songs and Forsyth's Three Metis Songs of Saskatchewan with pianist Roger Admiral as part of the 23rd International Kodaly Symposium. The recital took place at Augustana's Faith and Life Chapel in Camrose, Alberta.
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Edmonton, Alberta – mezzo-soprano