Geneviève Lévesque

Geneviève Lévesque, Mezzo-soprano

Pacific Opera Victoria
Berta in The Barber of Seville
February, 2016


Geneviève makes her debut with Pacific Opera Victoria in the role of Berta in the company's 2016 production of Rossini's The Barber of Seville.

Heralded for her 'powerful, warm voice', Geneviève made her European début in 2015 as Geneviève in Pelléas et Mélisande at l'Atelier Lyrique de Tourcoing in France. Her repertoire includes Third Lady (Die Zauberflöte), Suzuki (Madama Butterfly), Flora (La Traviata), Inès (Il trovatore), Carmen (Carmen, La Tragédie de Carmen), Alisa (Lucia di Lammermoor), Lola (Cavalleria rusticana), Dorabella (Così fan tutte), Erika (Vanessa), Chatte and Tasse Chinoise (L'enfant et les sortilèges) and Mignon (Mignon).

Concert repertoire includes Mahler's Song of the Earth, Brahms' Alto Rhapsody and Zwei gesänge Op. 91, and Mozart's Requiem. Upcoming are Vivaldi's Gloria with l'Orchestre Symphonique de Longueuil and Verdi's Requiem at the Maison symphonique de Montréal.

Geneviève holds a Doctorate from McGill University's Schulich School of Music.


 

Mezzo-soprano Geneviève Lévesque as Ines, has a touching timbre, her voice a warm and comforting voice of reason.
La mezzo-soprano Geneviève Lévesque en Ines, possède un timbre touchant, la voix chaleureuse et réconfortante de la raison.
Resmusica, Jacques Hétu, 2010


 

January, 2016