Donald Bell

Donald Bell (born 19 June 1934) is a Canadian bass-baritone and vocal pedagogue.wikipedia
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He later studied singing with Judith Boroschek in Düsseldorf from 1967 to 1976, and with Richard Miller at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music from 1985 to 1990.

Bass-baritone

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Donald Bell (born 19 June 1934) is a Canadian bass-baritone and vocal pedagogue.

Vocal pedagogy

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Donald Bell (born 19 June 1934) is a Canadian bass-baritone and vocal pedagogue.

University of Calgary

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He is the founder of the Vocal Arts Acoustical Research Group at the University of Calgary, where he currently serves on the voice faculty.

Vancouver South—Burnaby

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Born in South Burnaby, British Columbia, Bell graduated from South Burnaby High School in 1952.

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

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While studying with Benn he made his professional debut in 1948 at the age of 14 as a soloist with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.

CBC Radio

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He was then active as a recitalist and singer on CBC Radio while a high school student.

Royal College of Music

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In 1953 Bell entered the Royal College of Music in London on a scholarship.

Hermann Weißenborn

He then continued his studied in Berlin with Hermann Weißenborn from 1955 to 1957.

Oberlin Conservatory of Music

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He later studied singing with Judith Boroschek in Düsseldorf from 1967 to 1976, and with Richard Miller at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music from 1985 to 1990.

Glyndebourne Festival Opera

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Bell made his professional opera debut at the Glyndebourne Festival Opera in 1955, which was followed by performances later that year at the Berlin State Opera.

Berlin State Opera

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Bell made his professional opera debut at the Glyndebourne Festival Opera in 1955, which was followed by performances later that year at the Berlin State Opera.

Bayreuth Festival

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From 1958 to 1961 he was heard annually at the Bayreuth Festival as the Night Watchman in Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg.

Richard Wagner

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From 1958 to 1961 he was heard annually at the Bayreuth Festival as the Night Watchman in Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg.

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

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From 1958 to 1961 he was heard annually at the Bayreuth Festival as the Night Watchman in Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg.

Boris Blacher

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He appeared at the Berlin Festival in 1958 in Boris Blacher's Abstrakte Oper.

Giuseppe Verdi

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In 1961 he portrayed Ford in Giuseppe Verdi's Falstaff in a CBC Television production starring Louis Quilico in the title role.

Falstaff (opera)

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In 1961 he portrayed Ford in Giuseppe Verdi's Falstaff in a CBC Television production starring Louis Quilico in the title role.

CBC Television

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In 1961 he portrayed Ford in Giuseppe Verdi's Falstaff in a CBC Television production starring Louis Quilico in the title role.

Louis Quilico

In 1961 he portrayed Ford in Giuseppe Verdi's Falstaff in a CBC Television production starring Louis Quilico in the title role.

Orchestra

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During the late 1950s and early 1960s, Bell was frequently heard as a soloist in choral-orchestral works with major symphony orchestras.

Berlin Philharmonic

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In 1958 he appeared with the Berlin Philharmonic in Johann Sebastian Bach's St Matthew Passion.

Johann Sebastian Bach

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In 1958 he appeared with the Berlin Philharmonic in Johann Sebastian Bach's St Matthew Passion.

St Matthew Passion

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In 1958 he appeared with the Berlin Philharmonic in Johann Sebastian Bach's St Matthew Passion.

George Frideric Handel

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In 1959 he was a soloist in two different presentations of George Frideric Handel's Messiah: one in Lucerne with conductor Thomas Beecham and the other in Berlin under the baton of Malcolm Sargent.