Alana Hayes – mezzo soprano

Toronto native Alana Hayes is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Musicology with Performance at UVic, where she studies with Anne Grimm.

She holds a Diploma in Music and AVCM Certificate from the Victoria Conservatory, where she studied under Nancy Argenta.

Recent solo performances include Handel’s Messiah (Sooke Philharmonic), Cherubino in Le Nozze di Figaro (VCM Opera Studio), Bach’s St John Passion (Victoria Baroque), Schubert’s Mass in E-flat (Capriccio), Solomon in Handel’s Solomon (VCM Oratorio Program), and Berio’s A-Ronne (UVic New Music and Digital Media Festival).

Alana is a MacRae Choral Scholar at St John the Divine, and has sung with the St John’s Chamber Singers since 2013.