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Jennifer Enns-Modolo alto

Jennifer Enns Modolo has delighted audiences across the country with her clear, unaffected voice and expressive singing. She has appeared as a featured soloist with numerous groups including the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, the Toronto Classical Singers, the Grand River Baroque Festival, the Aradia Ensemble, Chorus Niagara, the Elmer Iseler Singers, the Elora Festival Singers, the Grand Philharmonic Choir, the Richard Eaton Singers and the Vancouver Bach Choir.

She is also building a stellar reputation on the opera stage. In 2007, with only ten days notice, she stepped in and gave a critically acclaimed performance of Giovanna Seymour in Donizetti's Anna Bolena with Opera in Concert. She has also sung the title role in Rossini's La Cenerentola, Sara in Donizetti's Roberto Devereux (a return engagement in 2008 with Opera in Concert), Juno in Eccles' The Judgement of Paris, Florence Pike in Britten's Albert Herring, the Third Lady in Mozart's The Magic Flute, and Jennie Hildebrand in Weill's Street Scene.

She is equally at home on the concert stage. Highlights from recent seasons include Handel's Messiah with the Elmer Iseler Singers under the baton of Sir David Willcocks, Bach's Mass in B minor with the Toronto Mendelssohn Singers, Beethoven's Mass in C with Consort Caritatis on tour in Spain and France, and Bach's cantata 182 "Himmelskönig, sei wilkommen" under the baton of Andreas Scholl as part of the Snape Proms and the Britten-Pears Young Artist Programme. She has also sung with the Toronto Classical Singers, the Toronto Chamber Choir, the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra, and the Peterborough Singers. Other performances include with the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, the Grand River Chorus, the London Fanshawe Chorus, Spiritus Ensemble and has also appeared in solo recitals with lutenist Magdalena Tomsinska and pianist Lorin Shalanko.

Her discography includes the role of Eustazio in Handel's Rinaldo, as well as Handel's Israel in Egypt, both recorded on the NAXOS label under the baton of Kevin Mallon.