Acclaimed for her charisma and exquisite tone, soprano Lambroula Maria Pappas has impressed and delighted audiences around the world. She possesses an extraordinary blend of shimmering voice, powerful stage presence and sparkling lyricism. As a soloist, Ms. Pappas has sung with symphony orchestras and opera companies across Canada with highlights that include the likes of the Vancouver, Montreal and Victoria Orchestras; London, Quebec and Saskatoon Symphonies; Pacific Opera Victoria, Montreal Opera, Saskatoon Opera and numerous festivals. Internationally she has appeared with Switzerland’s Stadttheater Bern, Germany’s East West Symphony, Belgium’s Opera de Wallonie, France’s Opera d’Avignon, Spain’s Delegada Orquesta Sinfonica de Madrid, Northwest Sinfonetta, Spokane Opera and New York’s Lincoln Centre at Alice Tully Hall.
Ms. Pappas has made several CD recordings and has appeared on many television and radio programs including CBC, Bravo and NPR. This mother of two young children balances her busy performing career, teaching and adjudicating. Ms. Pappas’ students have received many awards, trophies and festival representations at music festivals, honours and distinctions on Royal Conservatory of Music Awards and have gone on to earn music degrees.
Ms. Pappas has a Bachelor and Masters of Music from the University of British Columbia and is head of the vocal department of the British Columbia Conservatory of Music, teaches at Place des Arts, privately from her own studio, and is a Founding Faculty Artist of the Vancouver International Song Institute (VISI).
- B.Mus. (University of British Columbia) Bachelor of Music in Voice Performance
- M.Mus. (University of British Columbia) Master of Music in Opera