French-Canadian bass-baritone Philippe Sly is the first prize winner of the prestigious 2012 Concours Musical International de Montréal and a grand prize winner of the 2011 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. In the 2019-20 season, he will be heard in the world premiere of Stafylakis’Into Oblivionwiththe Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra; MozartRequiemand WeillBerliner Requiemwith Vancouver Symphony; BachChristmas Oratoriowith Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin; Handel’sMessiah with the University Musical Society; BachChristmas OratoriowithGulbenkian Orchestra (Portugal); MozartMass in C Minor with National ArtsCentre (Canada) and Maison Symphonique de Montreal. Additionally, he returns to Paris Opera (Garnier) for productions of Don Giovanni and Cosí fan Tutte as well as performances of Schubert’s Winterreise with Le Chimera Project. Recently, he was awarded Concert of the Year in Romantic, Post-Romantic and Impressionist Music at the 16th annual ceremony of the Prix Opus in Québec. His solo recordings are available on Analekta Records.