Hailing from Okotoks Alberta, Ian Fundytus is currently enrolled at the University of Lethbridge, studying vocal performance. A long time lover of music, Ian originally played trumpet before discovering a love of opera and performance. In the years since switching, Ian has been involved in many choirs, performing with the U of L Singers, The VoiceScapes Baroque Ensemble in Calgary and the Chinook Chamber singers in Lethbridge. An active performer on the opera stage as well, Ian has been involved with the U of L Opera Workshop, singing in several productions, such as Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors (King Balthasar) and The Old Maid and the Thief (Bob), Strauss’ Die Fledermaus (Frank), and Mozart’s The Magic Flute (Papageno) and The Marriage of Figaro (Figaro). Ian Has also had the privilege the last two years to perform with Opera NUOVA in their productions of Richard Strauss’ Ariadne Auf Naxos (Truffaldino) and Donizetti’s L’Elisir D’Amore (Dr. Dulcamara). Sacred performances have included solo appearances with the Lethbridge Symphony For Handel’s Messiah.