Known as a warm, melodious and emotionally generous soprano (The Montreal Gazette) Marie -Josee Lord is an original voice. She has received many prestigious awards including Prix d’Excellence de la Culture awarded by the Fondation de l’Opera de Quebec and was selected to represent Canada at the Cardiff Singer of the World Competition. Her first solo CD, with Orchestre Metropolitain, won a 2011 Felix award and received a Juno nomination. She has performed in recitals and with many orchestras. Marie-Josee Lord, along with violinist Uliana Drugova and pianist Dominic Boulianne, presents her program Jambalaya, a spicy collection of audience favourites.