Voice Fridays

The weekly symposium BY singers FOR singers

All events are open to the public and held on Friday afternoons at 1:30 p.m. in Talbot College room 100 unless otherwise noted below.

Fall 2018:

September 21:
Sophie Roland – “What’s next for 3rd and 4th year and graduating masters students?”

September 28:
Michele Capalbo – masterclass and interview (von Kuster Hall)

October 5
No Voice Friday – Thanksgiving

October 12:
No Voice Friday – Reading Week

October 19:
Adrianne Pieczonka – Fridays at 12:30 concert in von Kuster Hall – Q&A and masterclass beginning at 2:30 p.m. (von Kuster Hall)

October 26:
Carmen Specht and Brianna Di Santis – "How to prepare your resume, bio and photo for applications”

November 2:
Michael Shannon - COC Head Coach- masterclass

November 9:
Dr. Laura Loewen – University of Manitoba collaborative pianist - masterclass

November 16:
Songs of Many Lands – Concert in celebration of Western's International Week (von Kuster Hall)

November 23:
Opera Director Michael Cavanagh – masterclass/discussion

November 30:
Canadian tenor Gordon Gietz – Opera repertoire Masterclass

December 7:
Anita Krause Wiebe – Third years’ oratorio masterclass

Winter 2019:

January 11:
Jennifer Moir – “Your whole vocal being”
(Cancelled due to illness)

January 18:
James Westman – “a masterclass”

January 25:
Brian McIntosh – “Take me to your Lieder”, a masterclass
(Rescheduled to Mar. 29)

February 1:
Updated: Jackie Short - “What not to wear”

February 8:
Updated: Mei Lee – masterclass in Alexander Technique

February 15:
No Voice Friday – Reading Week

February 25:
No Voice Friday – Reading Week

March 1:
Torin Chiles - "The Art of Bel Canto"

March 8:
Patricia Green – “Canadian Song!”

March 15:
Jennifer Cyr – “Song masterclass” (rescheduled from Feb. 8)

March 22:

March 29:
Brian McIntosh – “Take me to your Lieder”, a masterclass

Contact Us:

Voice Fridays Coordinator

Jackie Short
519.661.2111 x84324

Voice Division Coordinator

Torin Chiles
519.661.2111 x84323