Lyndsay Promane, mezzo-soprano
Praised for “a genuine and deeply satisfying sound” (The WholeNote), Canadian mezzo-soprano Lyndsay Promane is known as an artist “[with] an arresting presence on the opera stage and a thoughtful concert artist” (Schmopera). She is the 2018 winner of the Symphony on the Bay Young Artist Competition and a recipient of the Art Song Foundation of Canada Scholarship.
In the 2018/2019 season, Lyndsay appeared as a soloist in Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire, Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, and Handel’s Messiah among others. Lyndsay performed several world premieres including Queen of Darkness by Ottawa-based composer Matthew-John Knights as well as premieres for voice and chamber orchestra at Orford Musique under the direction of Veronique Lacroix. She also made her debut in the Canadian Opera Company Chorus in Verdi’s Otello and most recently appeared in Puccini’s Turandot.
Highlights for the 2019/2020 season include appearing in recital Pocket Concerts and Toronto Summer Music. Lyndsay will make her mainstage debut with Tapestry Opera in TAP:EX Augmented Opera.