We would like to acknowledge that the land on which we gather is Treaty 4 territory and the traditional territory of the Anihšinābēk, Nêhiyawak, Dakota, Lakota, and Nakota peoples, and the original home of the Métis/Michif Nation. We recognize that both Indigenous and Métis people are the spiritual and cultural keepers of their traditional lands and still to this day, continue to practice their values, languages, beliefs and knowledge.
Clare Ghigo & Luis Sanchez
Clare Ghigo is a mezzo soprano with a Masters Degree in Opera Performance at Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama(Cardiff) under the tutelage of Leah Marian Jones.
Clare’s operatic roles include Cherubino in Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro, Annio in Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito, Hänsel in Humperdinck‘s Hansel and Gretel, the Third/ Second Lady in Mozart’s Zauberflöte, the old Gypsy Woman in Rachmaninov’s Aleko, Speranza /Proserpina in Monteverdi’s l’Orfeo, Carmen in Bizet’s Carmen, Angelina in Rossini’s la Cenerentola, Maria in Piazolla’s Maria de Buenos Aires, and Rosina in Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia.
Clare’s recent performances included the role of Kannell is a children’s opera Il Qtates ta max- Xatt by Euchar Gravina, the role of Anna Rosa in the Carlo Diacono’ L Alpino the role of Saja in a world premier opera Ahna Refugjati and Nunzjata in City of Humanity, both operas are part of Valletta capital of culture 2018 projects.