Andréanne Brisson Paquin, soprano

Hailed for her generous stage presence and expressive voice, Montreal-born soprano Andréanne Brisson Paquin is equally devoted to several different musical genres, singing baroque, classical, operatic or even contemporary repertoire with the same commitment, rigour, and excitement. In the past seasons, she was invited at Festival International de Lanaudière, Festival de musique baroque de Pontoise, Lufthansa baroque Festival, Festival Montreal Baroque, Montreal Bach Festival and Festival Classica. Andréanne was the guest soloist of Montreal’s I Musici, Arion, la Nef, Pallade Musica, Rendez-vous baroque français. She will sing Bach Cantata 51 and Christmas Oratorio with Los Angeles Musica Angelica’s baroque ensemble and Fauré’s Requiem with Edmonton Symphonic Orchestra.

She has won national and international prizes such as Guy-Soucie Excellence Award; Second Prize at Concours International de Musique de Chambre de Lyon; Second Prize at Eckhardt-Grammatée canadian and contemporary music competition; Second Prize and Duo Prize at New York’s Joy in Singing. She was also a finalist at the prestigious Montréal International Musical Competition 2012.

She studied at Université de Montréal and at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.