Simon Chalifoux

French-Canadian bass Simon Chalifoux is a native of Montreal. His most recent performances include Colline in La Bohème, Figaro in Le Nozze di Figaro, George Benton in Dead Man Walking, and Dr. Gibbs in Our Town

Opera Canada

«Chalifoux’s low F sharps and an interpolated final low E in “Within these holy portals” projected easily to the back of the auditorium. »

Opera Canada, Website

For : The Magic Flute, Brott Opera, July 2018.

Le Devoir

« Simon Chalifoux (...) dans le modeste emploi de jardiner, a éclipsé la distribution masculine par sa présence vocale.»

Le Devoir, Christophe Huss, February 27 2016.

For : Le Nozze di Figaro, Université de Montréal, February 2016.

Edmonton Journal

«Bass Simon Chalifoux, in the role of Capellio, produced some resonant singing (...) he carried the part off.»

Edmonton Journal , Mark Morris, June 16 2016.

For : I Capuleti e i Montecchi, Opera NUOVA, June 2016.

Opera Canada

« Also impressive was Simon Chalifoux, a convincing bass-baritone (...). With the vocal heft to deliver the lowest notes with consistent musicality (...)»

Opera Canada, Volume LVI, Fall 2015.

For : Our Town, Opera NUOVA, June 2015.

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