Lambton Drive, London, Ontario
Victoria Hoshowsky
Mezzo-soprano - Todd Wieczorek Studio
Victoria Hoshowsky was raised in Markham, Ontario. Growing up, she was enrolled in all her high school choirs, as well as the Toronto Children’s Chorus with Jean Ashworth Bartle, and later on with Elise Bradley. She studied at Brock University for four years where; she had many solo performances, culminating in her own 45-minute student recital. Also, she was cast as the lead Mary in Brock’s performance of Visitatio Sepulchri, one of the lead soloists in Brock’s Wind ensemble performance of Phantom of the Opera, and sung at the grand opening of the new Marilyn I Walker School of Fine & Performing Arts building. After a busy 4 years, she graduated with a Bachelor of Music (Honours) with First Class standing in musical performance. While working as a private voice and beginner piano teacher at Rysons United Studio of Music in St. Catharines Ontario, she was proudly able to sing as the first Robert Cooper Choral Scholar with Chorus Niagara, under the direction of Robert Cooper. There she had many amazing opportunities and performances as a solo performer. She is currently in her second year Masters of Music in Literature and Performance at Western University in London, Ontario, where; she has sung such roles as Cherubino and Dorabella from Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro and Così fan tutte, and Orlofsky from Strauss’ Die Fledermaus in the Western Opera Gala. This past summer she was the Mezzo-Soprano/Alto soloist in Vivald’s Gloria and Haydn’s Paukenmesse for St. Marks 225th Anniversary Concert in Niagara on the Lake. Under the direction of Boris Brott, she performed with the Brott Opera Chorus in their concert Passionate Puccini, and is currently cast as Mercedes from Western University’s production of Carmen by Georges Bizet.

Biography written by Victoria Hoshowsky.