Based in Melbourne VIC.
Emma-Kate is a classically trained soprano who melds her pure lyrical voice with the timeless melodies of her Irish heritage as well as Operatic favourites, Musicals, Classic Broadway and comic ballads.
A passionate and versatile performer, she enthralls her audience with a purity of sound not unlike that of Enya, Celtic Woman and Sarah Brightman.
Emma Kate has a wide repertoire available for concerts, weddings and corporate events.
Concerts & Corporate Events:
Choose the repertoire for your event from Emma-Kate's wide variety of styles and genres:
- Irish National Anthem - Amhran na bhFiann.
- French and German Lieder
- Opera and Operetta
- Irish Traditional Songs and Melodies
- Drawing Room Ballads
- Sacred Music and Oratorio
Organist or Pianist provided
- Full consultation to choose your ultimate music selection
Classical, folk, modern or traditional church music
- Other instrumentalists - violin,cello, trumpet, flute, can also be provided to suit your needs.
- A stress free, professional solution to all your wedding music needs.
- You may also have a particular song that you would like to include. If so, every effort can be made to ensure that it is sung on the day.
She is a multiple award-winning artist from Ireland now living in Melbourne whose career to date spans years of touring the USA with her show An Irish Dream from Maine to Florida spanning 26 cities per tour.
Sell out shows in Boston, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Florida, Washington and Connecticut.
US President Barak Obama was so taken with her performance of the American National Anthem in Dublin he gave her a kiss!
Emma-Kate has spent a lot of time performing in New York and performed for thousands outside the New York Stock Exchange and at the 250th St Patrick's Day Parade Gala Ball alongside, the Chieftains and Michael Flatley (Lord of the Dance /Riverdance) in front of 5,000 guests.
She performed live on NBC Television on St Patrick's Day.
Emma-Kate has two great selling albums available on ITunes- An Irish Dream and An Irish Christmas Dream. Another album has just been released called Home for Christmas and has artists such as Damien Dempsey, The Elders, The High Kings, Celtic Tenors along with Emma Kate Tobia.
Emma-Kate trained with Dr. Veronica Dunne in Dublin, Ireland and also honed her stage-craft in Austria at European Opera Workshops. Cork School of Music was where she gained her singing Diploma and started work with Opera Cork in productions of Carmen, L'Elisir D'Amore, Madama Butterfly, La Boheme and musicals such as The Sound of Music, Oaklahoma, West Side Story and Phantom of the Opera- (concert versions).
She is a passionate performer who gives her "all" to every audience.
Emma-Kate Tobia Repertoire :
Celtic Irish Music
She Moved Thro the Fair
A Stor mo chroi
Bold Fenian Men
Oro 's e do Bheatha 'bhaile
When Irish Eyes are smiling
Mna na hEireann
Stage to screen Classics
I could have danced all night
Beautiful Dreamer Stephan Foster
Somewhere W S Story
You'll never walk alone
To Keep my love alive Rogers +hart
Fish Gotta Swim Showboat
Somewhere over the Rainbow
Some Enchanted Evening
I feel Pretty
I dreamed a Dream AL Webber
Think of Me ALWebber
Taylor the Latte Boy
Phantom of the Opera AL Webber
Kiss of the Spider Woman
All I ask of You
Merry Widow Waltz
Vienna City of My Dreams
We'll gather Lilacs
The Laughing Song
O Mio Babbino Caro
The night they invented champagne
Ombra Mai Fu
Stranger in Paradise
Conte Partiro - Time to say Good bye
Gounod and Schubert
Ag Chriost an Siol
B'Iosa im Chroi
Jesu, Joy of Man's desiring
Lascia Ch'io Pianga
On Eagles Wings
Make Me a Channel of Your Peace
The Lord's My Shepherd
How Great Thou Art
Be Thou My Vision
Where Ere You walk
All I ask of You
O Mio Babbino Caro