Passionate about early music and an international star, soprano Suzie LeBlanc has recorded much unpublished music on the albums “Amor Roma” and “Nobil Donna”. She also recorded Mozart Lieder with Yannick Nézet-Séguin and early vocal works by Olivier Messiaen on the ATMA label. An advocate for contemporary music, she produced the award winning album “I am in need of music” on poems by Elizabeth Bishop (Centrediscs), which won the East Coast Music Association Award. Appointed to the Order of Canada for her cultural contribution, she also earned four honorary doctorates. Suzie LeBlanc co-directs Le Nouvel Opéra, teaches at McGill University and is a devoted SAMS artist.