News of Ellie aka Kathleen Radke

Photos: Karen Kavanaugh Photography

Upcoming Performances

Kathleen appears as guest soprano in Rejoice and Be Glad Gala on Saturday, October 21, 2017 7 pm at the Sault Community Theatre Centre in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.  Kathleen will perform in two Messiahs in the Ottawa area during in 2017.  Please see below.

Handel Messiah
Kathleen Radke, soprano
Rideau Chorale and Orchestra
Roland Graham, music director
Matthew Larkin, conductor
Southminster United Church
Ottawa, ON
December 7 and 8, 2017

Handel Messiah
Kathleen Radke, soprano
Deep River Symphony Orchestra
Deep River Choral Society
Peter Morris, conductor
​Deep River, ON
December 16 and 17, 2017

Kathleen is one of the featured soloists on the Ottawa Bach Choir’s  just released ‘TWAS BUT PURE LOVE Christmas CD, with harpist Caroline Leonardelli; and the soprano soloist on the choir’s previous exceedingly popular A CHRISTMAS STORY with harpist Caroline Léonardelli, the women of the Ottawa Bach Choir, Lisette Canton, conductor; and one of the soloists on the OBC’s Cantate Domino CD in the exquisite Beatus Vir  and Lux Aurumque.  Kathleen is also the voice of Tosca in the computer animated short “Vissi d’arte”.  Sponsored by Bravofact/NFB and created by Black Cherry Digital Media, the animated short has been shown on Bravo TV and at festivals in Ottawa, Italy and Japan.

“Soprano Kathleen Radke sang the solo cantata Jauchzet  Gott in allen  Landen, BWV 51  beautifully.  She has such a smooth and lovely voice that it would have been worth going  to the concert just  to hear her… she’s got what it takes. Richard Todd, music critic, Ottawa Citizen

Visit Kathleen’s internet site