Lyric-Coloratura Soprano, Tracy Fehr has held numerous performances in Canada, North Africa, Central America and the UK. She performs with orchestras and chamber ensembles, and is increasingly in demand as a concert recitalist, known for her vocal agility, clarity of tone and sensitive interpretations.
Tracy specializes in Early Music, Medieval to Baroque, performing works by Hildegard von Bingen, Monteverdi, Beatriz de Dia, Pergolesi, Leonarda, Vivaldi, Handel and Mozart. Tracy’s wide-ranging concert and recital repertoire includes Oratorio, Opera, Art Songs, and 20th Century, as well as Broadway favourites and arrangements of African-American Spirituals.
Tracy presents concerts in North America, the UK and Tunisia with A Song for Hope/Chansons Pour L’Espoir concert series, including performances at the British Embassy, Palais Ennejma Ezzahra, Sfax Municipal Theatre, and at universities, community halls, schools, churches and theatres.
Tracy has been featured on HGTV’s Makeover Wish: Something to Sing About; Premier Christian Radio in London, UK; Cross Rhythms Radio in Cheshire, UK; CHBC; Shaw TV; CBC radio; UBC Okanagan Minds and Music Series; Okanagan Life Magazine, and on Tunis Live.net.
Tracy holds a Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance (with distinction) from the University of Alberta and an A.R.C.T. (Associateship Degree) in Singing, Performance from the Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto. She is a member of the BC Registered Music Teachers’ Association.
“Tracy Fehr was amazing–glowing voice and such a natural performer – and can dance as well!…” – “Tracy Fehr has a superb voice” – Ticketmaster audience review
“A classically trained lyric coloratura soprano, Tracy came all the way from Canada to perform under the theme, “Song for Hope…” -Tunisia Live.net
“… A delight both to listen to and to watch” – audience review, Tunisia Live.net
“…the exquisite voice of Tracy Fehr…” – Vernon Morning Star
“Fehr performed the aria Rejoice Greatly, executing the graceful coloratura passages beautifully” – Penticton Western
“Super soprano… Fehr, accompanied by Dennis Nordlund captivated the audience with her beautiful voice.” – Lakes District News
“… brilliant clarity and impeccable musicality.” – Oliver Daily News
Tracy was awarded a Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary International ‘Unsung Citizen Award’, Penticton, 2017.
On March 5th, 2011 Tracy received an Arts Award at the Sowins 6th annual Women Front & Centre Awards Dinner and Gala in Penticton, BC. With this award came a beautiful original piece of artwork by Laila Campbell.
Tracy was awarded the “Rotary Vocational Award” at the Summerland Community Excellence Awards, February 27th, 2010