2014 Winner of the Encouragement Award at the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions (Buffalo/Toronto District), 2013 Grand Prize Winner at the Festival de Musique du Royaume, Canadian soprano Erin Berger is known for her bright personality and captivating stage presence. Erin made her professional debut as Papagena/Die Zauberflöte with l’Orchestre Symphonique de Longueuil and conductor Marc David. As a member of Opera McGill, she reprised the role under the direction of Boris Brott. Other roles with Opera McGill include Corvina in the Canadian premiere of Volpone, Pallade/L’Incoronazione di Poppea, Flora/The Turn of the Screw and covering the role of Zerlina/Don Giovanni. A graduate of McGill University, she holds a Master of Music in Opera and Voice and a Bachelor of Music in Voice Performance. Additional training was received through the International Vocal Arts Institute (IVAI) and the American Institute of Musical Studies(AIMS) in Graz, Austria.