News & Media

Caroline featured in Artsfile article:
Music and Beyond: Caroline Leonardelli and Julie Nesrallah reunite for the love of Italian art songs

Performing with my senior harp ensemble class at Music and Beyond
Photo by Paul Couvrette
Harp Ensemble Music & Beyond

Saturday September 8th 2018
New season of CBC Radio Sautday Afternoon at the Opera.
Un Sospiro featured as recording of the week.

Artsfile Article - July 2018
Article Link
Caroline shares backgournd on her musical life, and recordng with Julie Nesrallah

John Rutter July  2018
John Rutter concert in Ottawa July 2018.  Photo with John Rutter, and Matthew Larkin.  Enjoyed performing all the repertoire but Visions was my favourite with soloist Kerson Leong.

John Rutter Matthew Larkin Caroline Leonardelli

July 7 & 8th - Julie Nesrallah Un Sospiro - Recording Release!

New program of Italian Art Songs with Juile Nesrallah
Music & Beyond Festival

November 2016 - Noel Nouvelet - Reviewed in Harp Column Magazine
Link to download full reivew

January 2016 - Apple Music Editors - Feature "Impressions de France"
Apple Music editors have selected Caroline's solo recording "Impressions de France" be included as one of their 10 featured recordings for solo harp music.  Of the ten Caroline is only one of 3 North Americans included in the selections.
Listing of ten recordings selected by editors of Apple Music
Link to Apple Music Harp Playlist
Apple Music Playlist for Harp

September 2015
Concert Prince Edward County Music Festival September 24th
Performing Impressions de France with Julie Nesrallah
Venue Huff Estates

August 2015
Recommend source of sheet music - Leading Note Ottawa

July 2015
New Christmas Album Recording Sesssions just completed with mezzo soproano Julie Nesrallah, and organist Matthew Larkin.  A traditional French Christmas with several recording premieres.

November 2014
Concert Annoucements:
Summer tour 2015.  Impressions de France performances for the summer of 2015:
Leith Summer Festival
Festival Niagara
Indian River Festival - Price Edward Island
Festival of the Sound - Two performances.  Harp with String Ensemble, and Four Seasons Harp Quartet
Women's Muisc Club Toronto October 15 2015

July 2014
Impressions de France reviewed in Harp Column Magazine, and Classical Music Sentinel.  See details under reviews!

June 2014
New Recording - Impressions de France Released!
Digital download distributed by NAXOS
CD available on Amazon sites worldwide
Download Booklet - Link to booklet
Reviewed in WholeNote Magazine June 2014

January 2013
Caroline solo perfomrance with the Ottawa Chamber Orchestra
Video - Marcel Grandjany - Rhapsody

Video - Henri Busser - Piece de Concert

November 2012
égendes is reviewed by Allison Young - NPR Minnesota in The Harp Column Magazine.  Received rating of 4 3/4 out of 5!

Summer 2012
Caroline to perform her latest recording Légendes with Matthew Larkin at the Elora Festival, Music & Beyond Festival

June 2012
égendes reviewed in La Scena Musicale.  Recieves 4 Stars

February 2012
Caroline receives Canada Council for the Arts Mid Career Grant to prepare a new progam with Kathleen Bride at the Eastman School of Music.

Caroline receives a Ontario Arts Coucil award from the Classical Music Recording Program to her next recording for solo harp.

CBC Radio One - Interview - All In A Day
Juno Award Nomination Interview
with Joel Quarrington

Juno Award Interview

PBS Interview & Performance

Part One

Part Two

Part Three

Part Four

Part Five

Part Six