News of Ellie aka Kathleen Radke

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Upcoming Performances & News


Ottawa Bach Choir

Latest CD is now available


‘Dixit Dominus’ – Handel
‘Komm Jesu, komm’ – Bach
‘Cantiones Sacrae’ – Schütz

On the ATMA Classique label

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Spring 2019 Season

La Sainte-Chapelle
Ottawa Bach Choir
Lisette Canton, conductor
Knox Presbyterian Church
Ottawa, ON
March 2, 2019

Mozart – Kroenungs-Messe
Mozart – Vesperae solennes de confessore
Mozart – Regina coeli
Ottawa Bach Choir
Lisette Canton, conductor
Paroisse Saint-Jean-Baptiste
Ottawa, ON
May 4, 2019

Gallantry: A Soap Opera
Role of “The Announcer”
SOPAC Opera Company
May 9,  11 and 12, 2019

Soiree a l’opera
Gallantry: A Soap Opera
Role of “The Announcer”
Les Concerts Ponticello
Maison du Citoyen, salle Jean-Desprez
Gatineau, QC
May 10,  2019


Kathleen sings the soprano solos in Handel’s Dixit Dominus on the OBC’s the above CD.   As well, Kathleen is one of the featured soloists on the Ottawa Bach Choir’s recent Juno nominated Christmas CD ‘TWAS BUT PURE LOVE Christmas CD,  Lisette Canton, conductor ; 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

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