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Hélène Guilmette

, soprano

Since winning 2nd prize at the 2004 Concours International Reine Élisabeth in Belgium, Hélène Guilmette has sung on the world’s most prestigious opera and concert stages : Théâtre de la Monnaie (Bruselles), Munich’s Bayerische Staatsoper, Capitole de Toulouse, Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw, the Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires, Tokyo’s New National Theatre, the Istanbul Festival, the Schwarzenberg Schubertiades. In Paris alone she has performed at l’Opéra-Comique, l’Opéra National de Paris, at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées and l’Opéra Royal de Versailles. She is particularly sought-after in the French repertoire with recent appearances in Chabrier’s L’Étoile (her Covent-Garden début), Poulenc’s Dialogues des Carmélites in Toronto and Béatrice et Bénédict by Berlioz at Glyndebourne. Her discography already includes Il duello amoroso and Dixit Dominus (Handel) for Harmonia Mundi with Andreas Scholl. Hélène Guilmette has received the support of the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec, the Canada Council for the Arts and the Jacqueline Desmarais Foundation.