Music CV

Music CV

Music CV 2015

SOLOIST

Bel Canto Singers, Rossini’s Petite Messe Solenelle, 2007
Bel Canto Singers, Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, 2007
Sooke Philharmonic Chamber Players and Chorus, Bach Cantatas 4, 43 , 2006
Victoria Philharmonic Choir and Odyssey String Quartet, Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, 2006
Sooke Philharmonic Chamber Players and Chorus, Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass, 2005
Voces Intimae, Rachmaninoff’s Vespers, 2004
Voces Intimae, various concert solos, 1998 -2002
Newcombe Singers and Baroque Chamber Orchestra, Handel’s Messiah, 2002
Sidney Concert Choir, Sing for the Cure, 2002
Bel Canto Singers and Hermes Quartet, Vivaldi’s Magnificat, 2002
Newcombe Singers and Baroque Chamber Orchestra, Vivaldi’s Gloria, 2001
Juan de Fuca String Orchestra (concerts) 1998
St. Mary’s Anglican Church (church services) 1994-1996
Christ Church Cathedral (recital) 1995
Victoria Art Gallery (recital) 1994
Conservatory Choir and Saint Cecelia Orchestra, Handel’s Messiah, 1992


CHORAL/ENSEMBLE

Large Choral
Ensemble Laude (Victoria) 2006-2007
CappriCCio Vocal Ensemble (Victoria) 1995-1996
Conservatory Honours Choir (Victoria) 1993-1996 (soloist)
Bel Canto Singers (Victoria) 1993-1994 (soloist)
Vivaldi Chamber Choir (Vancouver) 1990-1992 (soloist)
Capilano College Community Choir (Vancouver) 1989-1991

Opera Chorus
Pacific Opera Victoria 1993-1998
Victoria Gilbert and Sullivan Society 1997-1998

Small Ensemble
VI Classical Vocal Quartet 2003-2005
Voces Intimae (Victoria) 1998-2001 (soloist)
Norton Singers (Victoria) 1995-1998


JAZZ ENSEMBLE

Black and Chellas 2008-2009
Trio Black 1999-2000
Black and Waldie 1998-2000
Marthrinis (trio) 1998
The Generics (quartet) 1998

AWARDS

Victoria Conservatory of Music 1995: highest mark Grade 9 voice
Greater Victoria Music Festival 1993: First (Lieder). Second (English, French, and Italian
Art Song; Sacred)
Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festival 1992: Second (Art Song; Concert Group; Lieder)
Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festival 1991: First (Sacred)

RECORDINGS

The Nearness of You, Barbara Black: 2013 (private recording)
Sooke Philharmonic Chamber Players and Chorus, Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass: 2005
VI Classical Vocal Quartet at the Old Schoolhouse: 2003 (concert recording)
CBC Radio, Black and Waldie interview and live performance: 1999
Northern Variations (A Capella Choral Christmas): 1999 release; edited and co-produced
Winter Variations (A Capella Choral Christmas): 1997 release

INSTRUCTION

Studied voice with Tatiana Vasilieva Maloff, Karen Smith, Catherine Young, and Judith
Dowling. Classical vocal workshops with Nancy Argenta and Ingrid Attrot, Bernard
Turgeon, and Rena Sharon. Jazz vocal workshops with Rhiannon, Louise Rose, and Kate
Hammett-Vaughan.