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Nina De Sole, organiste

Pronouns: She/Her

Nina De Sole is resident organist at the Churches of Saint-Denis, Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire and Sainte-Thérèse-de-L'Enfant-Jésus.

She did her studies in Translation, Organ Performance and Church Music at McGill University. in the organ class of Margaret de Castro;
and, also studied Choir Direction with Iwan Edwards.

Still during her studies at McGill, Nina attended Masterclasses, recitals and Conferences by:
Pierre-Yves Asselin,Bengt Hambraeus, Christophe Linde, Bernard Fouccroule, Michael Radulescu, Marie-Claire Alain and, Montserrat Torrent.

Finally, in 2003, she participated in an Improvisation Seminar at The McGill Summer Organ Academy, with Doctor Julian Wachner.

From her student years, Nina will always treasure in a special way, the friendship and precious advices she received from Bengt Hambraeus and Marie-Claire Alain.

After her university studies, Nina perfected her Organ studies with Pierre Grandmaison, resident organist of Notre-Dame-de-Montréal Basilica, while also being his assistant organist during her training.

Besides being a concert and church organist, Nina also follows a parallel career, as a Resident Court Interpreter for the Ministère de la Justice du Québec.

Here are some highlights from her career as an organist:

In 1994, she was the guest organist of the Ambassador of Chile in Canada, for the Solemn Mass in honor of the beatification of Father Alberto Hurtado, at The Gésù Church in Montréal.

Nina also participated as assistant organist in the televised Mass of Christmass 1995, at Notre-Dame de Montréal Basilica.

In October 2001, she had the honor of playing at the special ceremony for the visit of the Great Reliquary of Sainte Thérèse de Lisieux, at the Church of Sainte-Thérèse-de-L'Enfant-Jésus, in Montréal.

She participated several times in the recital series at Saint-James United Church, in Montreal.

She also performed at Basilique-Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-Québec and Saint-Roch Church, in Québec City.

Église Saint-Anges-Gardiens in Lachine, Église Saint-Pierre-Apôtre, in Montréal.

Iglesia Santa-Ana in Santiago, Chile, Collégale Saint-Étienne à Capestang, France and, Iglesia San Francisco e Paula at Havana, Cuba.

Concert Calendar


Montreal Region,organist available for substitutions,
Funerals, Weddings, Masses, Sunday services

and recitals.

Contact:

ninotchka26@yahoo.com



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