BIO & REVIEWS
// Origin: Navarrenx, France
// Current: Ottawa, Canada
// Label: CenClassics
// Website: carolineleonardelli.com
Featuring repertoire from solo harp recordings Impressions de France, El Dorado and the upcoming Italian program release. These diverse programs focus on romantic and evocative performance.
El Dorado received a Juno award nomination for Classical Album of the Year Solo or Chamber and Impressions de France is featured on Apple music's premiere set list for the harp.
Audio samples reflect the musical and emotional diversity of the performances.
Now booking recording release performances of Italian repertoire.
Programs for chamber music focus on harp with string quintet or harp with string quartet, flute and clarinet. Repertoire includes El Dorado and Angels in Flight by Marjan Mozetich, and diverse European compositions. Sample is a live performance of Marcel Tournier's Feerie Prelude et Danse with Afiara String Quartet at Women's Musical Club Toronto.
Caroline performs in Harp quartet with Caroline Lizotte, Jeniffer Swartz and Lori Gemmell.
In addition to the standard harp concerto repertoire Caroline performs the Rhapsodie by Marcel Grandjany & Piece de Concert by Henri Busser in orchestra format. Sample features Caroline in live performance Canadian composer Michel Conway Baker's concerto for harp, movement one. Caroline has recently added the John Rutter concerto for harp to her performance repertoire.
Caroline frequently performs the choral standards A Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten and Dancing Day suite by John Rutter. Caroline's performance of Dancing Day with the Ottawa Regional Children's choir recorded for television by CBC received a Gabriel award. Sample is Caroline performing Kelly-Marie Murphy's The Darkest Midnight in December.
HARP & DIVERSE INSTRUMENTS
Specialty performance programs with Flute, Cello, or Violin.
Caroline performs with flutist Pascale Margely. Their program is a magical blend of musical styles from around the world. From India with a Raga by Ravi Shankar to Japanese folk songs, to Greek mythology. Samples are from a live performance in 2017.
Caroline performs a European salon program with cellist Julie Trudeau.
The violin program features the audience favourite fantasy for violin and harp by Camille Saint-Seans.
MANAGEMENT & PR:
CEN CLASSICS, Robert Samuel | email@example.com