Western Canada District Winners, Nov. 18, 2012
Pictured: L to R, Hannah Dahlenburg, Jessica Strong, Courtney Ruckman, Bahareh Poureslami, Stephanie Nakagawa, and Evanna Chiew.
Winners (advance to the Regional Audition in Seattle):
Jessica Strong, 26, soprano from Winnipeg Manitoba.
Hannah Dahlenburg, 24, soprano from Melbourne Australia (Canadian citizen).
Evanna Chiew, 21 Mezzo-Soprano from Vancouver BC.
Bahareh Poureslami, 20 Soprano from Burnaby BC.
Stephanie Nakagawa, 24 Soprano from Vancouver BC.
Courtney Ruckman, 25 Soprano from Mount Vernon WA.
People’s Choice Award:
Stephanie Domingues and Bahareh Poureslami.