2023-24 ECMS Scholarship winner, Elin Selin

Edmonton-based singer and actor, Erin Selin is a passionate local currently pursuing a Bachelor of Music in vocal performance at the University of Alberta, where she has excelled as a student and as winner of the U of A Concerto Competition.

Some of her previous credits include Mabel in U of A Opera Theatre’s production of Pirates of Penzance, Johanna in Plain Jane Theatre’s Sweeney Todd, Suor Genoveffa in Pop Goes the Opera’s Suor Angelica, Ernestine in the U of A Opera Theatre’s M. Choufleuri, and Adelaide in the Canadian premiere of Jonathan Dove’s opera The Enchanted Pig.

Selin holds a Theatre Arts Diploma from MacEwan University where she performed roles in Sondheim on Sondheim, 9 to 5 the Musical, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Guys and Dolls.

She has performed as a soloist with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Edmonton Opera, in addition to being a regular part of the Edmonton Opera Chorus.

In her private study, Selin favours contemporary art song, and explorations of classic opera.