Canadian-Macedonian mezzo Ema Nikolovska studied voice with Helga Tucker in Toronto, and completed the Opera Course and Masters at The Guildhall School of Music & Drama, with Professors Susan McCulloch and Rudolf Piernay. Ema also completed a Bachelors degree in violin performance from The Glenn Gould School with Paul Kantor and Barry Shiffman.
Ema is a BBC New Generation Artist and prize-winner of the YCAT International concert auditions. Awards include 1st Prize at the International Vocal Competition in ‘s-Hertogenbosch with pianist Michael Sikich; the Guildhall Wigmore Recital Prize, and the Ferrier Loveday Song Prize.
2019, 1st prize, International Vocal Competition 's-Hertogenbosch(IVC), Hertogenbosch, Netherlands