Monday, March 27, 2023

Camryn Dewar | 2nd Prize | Voice | 8th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition


Messiah (2022) Alto Soloist/Chorus New Jersey Symphony Orchestra & MSU Singers

The Beautiful Bridegroom (2022) Leonora   MSU Chamber Opera Ensemble, Montclair, NJ

Suor Angelica (2022) Suor Dolcina Bel Canto in Tuscany, Greve, Italy

The Consul (2022) Anna Gomez Opera NUOVA, Edmonton, AB

Judas Maccabaeus (2022) Israelite Woman UofManitoba Oratorio Ensemble

Li Keur: Riel’s Heart of the North (2022) Chorus, Section Leader Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

Solomon (2022) Chorus Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

Missing (2022) Native Girl UofManitoba Opera Theatre

La Cenerentola (2021) Tisbe  Northern Lights Music Festival Opera, Virginia, MN 

Cendrillon (2019) Fairy UofManitoba Opera Theatre

Evita (2016) Chorus Sr. Musical Company, Westwood Collegiate, Winnipeg

Wizard of Oz (2016) Glinda Westwood Collegiate, Winnipeg Sound of Music (2015) Mother Abbess Westwood Collegiate, Winnipeg

La Boheme (2014) Children’s Chorus Manitoba Opera 


Confluence Concerts Tlabats’i -Copper Box Project,Toronto, ON

Tribute to Stephen Sondheim concert (2022) Charlotte, A Little Night Music Opera NUOVA, Edmonton, AB

Graduating Recital: Tell Me the Truth About Life (2022) University of Manitoba

Third Year Recital: Beneath the Azure Sky (2021) University of Manitoba

Musical Theatre concert (2020) Jane, I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change U of Manitoba Musical Theatre 

Musical Theatre cabaret (2019) Luisa, The Fantasticks  U of Manitoba Musical Theatre

Trophy Class Finalist (2014-2022) Winnipeg Music Festival

Distinguished Alumni Awards Gala (2019) Featured Vocal Soloist University of Manitoba

Chancellor’s Retirement Gala (2019) Featured Vocal Soloist University of Manitoba

The Planets (2019) Treble Chorus  Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

Camryn Dewar: In Concert (2017-2019) Winnipeg Fringe Festival

Finalist (2016-2018) Manitoba Provincial Voice Competition


Masters of Music, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey. Currently in Year 1 of  a 2 year program. Vocal Instruction- Barbara Dever. Vocal Coach Ron Levy and Leann Overton 

Bachelor of Music (Vocal Performance), Desautels Faculty of Music, University of Manitoba, 2022

Vocal Performance 2018-2022 Desautels Faculty of Music, University of Manitoba. 

Vocal Instruction- Barbara Dever, Mel Braun, Tracy Dahl, Dr. Elroy Friesen, Donna Fletcher. Vocal Coaching- Laura Loewen, Shannon Hiebert

Bel Canto in Tuscany 2022 Giovanni Reggioli, Timothy LeFebvre, Patrick Hansen, Beatrice Benzi, Patrick O’Donnell, Rory Pelsue

Opera NUOVA 2022 Gordon Gerrard, Brian Deedrick, Tracy Dahl, Miriam Khalil, John Tessier, Neil Craighead, Kimberly Barber, Judith Forst

Association of Opera in Canada Fellowship 2021-2022 Christina Loewen, Marion Newman, Rebecca Hass.

Opera Apprentice Northern Lights Music Festival 2021 Barbara Dever, Carlos Cesar Rodriguez, Gavriel Heine, Peter Burrows. Performing Arts program Westwood Collegiate- 2014- 2018 Drama (Sandy White/Cory Wojcik), Musical Theatre (Alice Russell), Dance (Brian Toms), Alto & Soprano Saxophone (Section Leader) for Jazz & Concert Band (Greg Edwards)

Singing (2004 - 2019) Phyllis Thomson, Gr. 8 level RCM

Musical Theatre & Voice Coaching sessions- Tracy Dahl, Donna Fletcher, Brenda Gorlick & Lisa Cosens Brillon

Piano (2004 -2019) Audrey Belyea, Gr. 8 Level RCM

Guitar (2006-present) Dr. Ian Hodges


2022 Dean’s Honour Roll- University of Manitoba 2019-2022 Desautels Faculty of Music 

2021-2022 Association of Opera in Canada Fellowship Scholarship

2018-2022 Desautels Faculty of Music Scholarship

2018-2022 Royal Bank Future Launch Scholarship for Indigenous Youth

2019-2022 Indspire Building Brighter Futures Bursary

2018-2022 Royal Bank Future Launch Scholarship for Indigenous Youth

2019-2022 Indspire Building Brighter Futures Bursary

2021              Manitoba Choral Association- David G.H.Waters Hymn Sing Award

2021 Winnipeg Music Festival Scholarship 

2021 UMSU Bursaries for Indigenous Students

2019-2020 Louis Riel Bursary

2019 1st Place English Speaking Union of Canada Prize for Best First Year English Essay University of Manitoba


2022 Indigenous Cultural Advisor-Opera Nuova and Bel Canto in Tuscany

2022 Youth Representative, Manitoba Opera Community Outreach Committee

2021 Student Mentor, University of Manitoba Faculty of Music

2014-2020 Volunteer Ski Patroller Stony Mountain Ski Area

2016-2018 Coffee House for Cancer-Volunteer Performer 

2013-2017 301 Alan McLeod Squadron-Air Cadet-volunteered for community  & Legion events.

Other Interests & Special Skills

Multi instrumentalist- vocals, piano, guitar, alto & soprano saxophone (intermediate - advanced level) Sing in French, German, Italian, Michif and Latin, Air Cadet-301 Alan McLeod Squadron, Drill & Ceremonial, Aviation, Snowboarding (Advanced), Skiing (Advanced), Fishing, Strength Training and Fitness, Marksmanship (Intermediate), Gymnastics, Swimming, Class 5 License, Pleasure Craft license (Boat)

Giunse alfin il momento, Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus 6'36"

Beneath the Azure Sky, Li Keur: Riel's Hearth of the North, Weisenel, Neil  1' 43"

Vanilla Ice Cream: She Loves Me, Bock, Jerry & Harnick, Sheldon 2'55"