Erica Iris Huang is a fearless Canadian mezzo-soprano, former winner of the Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition and a current member of the Canadian Opera Company Chorus. Erica’s passion for her art form shines through in this conversation. I met Erica several years ago in Casalmaggiore, where I was able to experience her powerful voice and magnetic charisma in person. On this episode of ALL EARS, Erica reflects on her journey, her career and the development of her musical abilities.
Music selections from this episode include:
Emily Doolittle: Airs of Men Long Dead, “Song”
Xavier Montsalvatge: Cinco canziones negras, “Cancion de cuna para dormir a un negrito”
Erica Iris Huang, mezzo-soprano
Emily Hamper, piano