In the 2009 – 2010 season, Kimy McLaren will be heard as soloist in Messiah with Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra and returns to l’Opéra National de Bordeaux to sing Pamina in Die Zauberflöte. Ms. McLaren began the 2008 – 2009 season with l’Opéra National de Bordeaux as Belinda in Dido and Aeneas. She was heard in recital in Montréal and in Paris and joined Opéra de Marseille as Nadia in Lehar’s La Veuve joyeuse. She sang Leila in The Pearl Fishers in Toulon and Donna Elvira in Opéra de Rouen’s production of Don Giovanni. Ms. McLaren continued her active chamber music schedule with concerts in Montréal and Paris.