Etobicoke Philharmonic Orchestra

Sabatino Vacca, Music Director

Mirela Tafaj

Soprano
Mirela Tafaj

Mirela Tafaj is a lyric Soprano specializing in Bel Canto repertoire. She has completed her Bachelor's degree in vocal performance from the University and Academy of Fine Arts in Tirana Albania where she also taught voice.

Mirela was the winner of the First Prize in the Umberto Giordano international vocal competition in the city of Lucera Italy. She has performed operatic roles such as Donna Anna and Despina in Mozart's Don Giovanni and Cosi Fan Tutte, Violetta and Gilda in Verdi's La Traviata and Rigoletto, Tosca in Puccini's La Boheme, and Michaela in Bizet's Carmen, just to name a few. Mirela has performed in countries such as France, Spain, Italy, the U.K, Holland, Austria, Scotland Switzerland, Greece, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Libya, Czechoslovakis, England, the U.S.A. and Canada.