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  Gaelyne Gabora
Country : Canada
Date of Born: : 1931
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Her operatic debut, in 1966, was at the Mozartsaal in Vienna. In Canada she appeared widely, including with the MSO, the NACO, the TS, the Groupe baroque and Musica Camerata (both Montreal), the Victoria International Festival and JMC Orford Festival, and sang on CBC radio and television. Gabora also performed in the USA and Europe, eg, with the San Francisco, National, and Milan Radio symphony orchestras, and she participated in the Barcelona International, Moscow Winter Nights, and Ravel (France) festivals. In 1965 on CBC radio she premiered Kelsey Jones' Songs of Innocence, which were composed for her. In 1972 she gave the first Canadian performance of Shostakovich's Vocal Instrumental Suite. With her husband, the violinist Taras Gabora, and the pianist John Newmark, she recorded music of Villa Lobos, Hovhaness, Joseph Marx, Murray Adaskin, and Brahms (1974, SM-277). She also recorded Alexander Brott's Songs of Contemplation with the McGill Chamber Orchestra (1967, CBC SM-6), Handel's 'Crudel tiranno amor' and Purcell's 'The Plaint' from the Fairy Queen with the Groupe baroque de Montréal (ca 1977, RCI 449), and for Melodia (Moscow). In 1996 she recorded two CDs of lieder with the Italian pianist Mario delli Ponti (LoveLieder G168-1 and G168-2).

 She was awarded the International Schubert Prize (Moscow, 1979) and the Living Images of Chamber Music International Prize (University of Milan, 1989). Recognizing her stature in the field of lieder performance, McGill University offers the Gaelyne Gabora Memorial Scholarship Fund for Outstanding Interpreters of the Art Song.

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André-Sébastien Savoie, Gaelyne Gabora, Jacinthe Parise, Marc Adolph , Mario Della Ponte, Taras Gabora
(19548 hits)
Category:  German Lieder  Art Songs
Extract from album : Represents first half 20th Century German masters.
This Album is for 20th Century German Lieder, athough some late 19th century songs by composer ...
Schubert - Individual Lieder
André-Sébastien Savoie, Edward de Vere, Franz Schubert, Gaelyne Gabora, Jacinthe Parise, John Bröcheler
(16003 hits)
Category:  German Lieder  Art Songs
Extract from album : For the LIED, indeed for SONG in any language Shubert is No. 1
This should be an expanding album. A bit could be written about every one of Schubert's 800 songs. ...

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