Raised in Edmonton, Aemilia Moser began her violin studies with James Keene at age five. In April she will have completed her undergraduate degree in voice and violin performance under the tutelage of Elizabeth Turnbull, Shannon Hibert and Robert Uchida. Most recently Aemilia has had the pleasure of performing the role of Adina in the University of Alberta Opera Workshop’s production of L’elisir D’amore. Other notable roles include Nymph in Purcell’s The Fairy Queen, Mab in Jonathan Dove’s The Enchanted Pig, Papagena in Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, and Maureen in Johnathan Larson’s RENT for which she won two Greater Edmonton Cappie Awards.
During the summer of 2019, Aemilia was invited to attend the SienAgosto music festival in Italy where she worked with artists such as Michael Chance, Lynne Dawson and Ian Partridge. Other notable summer programs include the Orford Music Academy, the Oberlin Baroque Performance Institute, the Sewanee Summer Music Festival in Tennessee and AllegroVivo in Austria. Aemilia has won several awards including the Opera NUOVA scholarship competition, the Kiwanis Music Festival provincials, and the Alberta Baroque Music Society scholarship.
Canadian Musical Diversity
"My Heart is Awake" is from Maria Thompson Corely's cycle Grasping Water. Corely is a BIPOC pianist, composer and collaborator born in Jamaica and raised in Canada.
|"Prendi per me sei libero" from L'elisir d'amore||Gaetano Donizetti|
|Sie trugen ihn auf der Bahre bloss Leider||Richard Strauss|
|Loon cry, night call||Harry Somers|
|My Heart is Awake||Maria Thompson Corely|
|She Walks in Beauty||Jean Coulthard|
|"Alleluia" from Exsultate, jubilate K.165||Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart|