About the Instructor


SMALLER FILE 1 ANDREA RODALL COLORAndrea Rodall received her Master of Music from the University of Victoria in 2017, and has had her BMUS with distinction from the University of Calgary since 2003. She began teaching voice, piano, and theory in 2001 and worked in music studios first in Calgary and then Nanaimo.  In 2010 she opened up her own studio, “Joy of Music” in Duncan.   She now enjoys being able to share her love of music with voice, piano and theory students of all ages, from ‘5 to 95’.

As a singer, Andrea has been performing on Vancouver Island since moving here in 2004. She was Maria in The Sound of Music twice, Sarah Brown in Guys and Dolls, Adele in The Champagne Ball, and Flora in La Traviata.  In addition to musical theatre and opera, Andrea also performs as soprano soloist in oratoria productions, including Handel’s Messiah, Haydn’s Creation, and Mendelssohn’s Elijah.  She has been a chorus member with Pacific Opera Victoria and Vancouver Island Opera, and has made numerous concert appearances in Duncan, Nanaimo, Parksville, Port Alberni, and Courtenay. She continues to be active as a performer, which adds to her strengths as a teacher.

Andrea is a member of the B.C. Registered Music Teachers Association, the National Association of Teachers of Singing, and the Cowichan Valley Music Teacher’s Association.  She is certified with Level I, II and III Somatic Voicework™ The LoVetri Method, and she is also an instructor with Chalkboard Theatre.

 

 

 

 

Principal and Supporting Roles

Maria in The Sound of Music with the South Island Musical Society – Duncan and Nanaimo (February and March 2012)

Flora in La Traviata (Verdi) with Vancouver Island Opera – Qualicum Beach/Parksville (2007)

Sarah Brown in Guys and Dolls (Loesser) with Bard to Broadway – Qualicum Beach/Parksville (2007)

Adele in The Champagne Ball (Die Fledermaus – Strauss) with The South Island Musical Society – Duncan and Nanaimo (2007)

Maria in The Sound of Music with Bard to Broadway – Qualicum Beach/Paksville (2006)

Concert Appearances

                   December 2012 – Soprano soloist for Handel’s Messiah – Malaspina Choir, Nanaimo

                                                                     October and November 2012 – Bella Musica: Andrea Sicotte Rodall and Sharon Wishart in Recital – Nanaimo and Duncan

 April1 2012 – Soprano soloist for the Creation (Haydn) – Parksville and District Community Choir

2009 and 2005 – Soprano soloist for Messiah (Handel) – Parksville and District Community Choir

2007 – Soprano soloist for Elijah (Mendelssohn) – Parksville and District Community Choir

2007 – concert performance with Eric Gow and pianist Sharon Wishart – St. Phillips by the Sea, Lantzville, BC

2006 – concert performances with mezzo-soprano Hilary Whelton and pianist Sharon Wishart – Parksville and Ladymith, BC

2005 – concert performance with pianist Sharon Wishart – Ladysmith

2005 – guest artist for Cantando Chamber Singers

 2005 – guest artist for the Chemainus Choral Society

Roles Performed in Excerpts

 Musetta of La Boheme (Puccini)

Susanna of Le Nozze di Figaro (W.A. Mozart)

Lakme of Lakme (Delibes)

Chorus Work

 Pacific Opera Victoria

2007/2008 season – Idomeneo (Mozart) and Madama Butterfly (Puccini)

2008/2009 season – Thais (Massenet) and Semele (Handel)

Bard to Broadway

2005 South Pacific (Rodgers and Hammerstein)

Vancouver Island Opera

2004 – Die Fledermaus (Strauss)

 

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