Nicholas Kelly

Nick is a composer living in Penticton. Trained in both classical and film score composition, he loves telling stories through music. His soundtracks to student and independent films have received screenings and awards at festivals in the U.S., Canada, and Brazil, and his concert music has been selected for performances and awards by groups across North America, including the Vancouver …

Deborah McGladdery

Deborah has been involved in Speech Arts since the age of seven, when she began “elocution” lessons in Victoria, BC with Wilfrid Ord at the “Victoria School of Expression”. She has an Education certificate from UVic, and an associate’s diploma in Speech and Drama from Mount Royal College, Calgary. Deborah taught public school for more than ten years before turning …

Olivia Walsh

Olivia Walsh began her cello studies at the age of 4 with the Society for Talent Education in Edmonton, Alberta. After years of study in the Suzuki Method, she went on to pursue a degree in performance at the University of Alberta, studying with Tanya Prochazka. Upon graduation, Olivia began a career as a teacher, a conductor and a freelance …

John Suderman

John Suderman began his violin studies at age 10. He completed his Bachelor of Music Degree at UBC, where he studied with John Loban. He also holds an education certificate. John began his playing and teaching career in Prince George in 1982, when he became a member of the Prince George Symphony Orchestra. He taught violin and conducted the junior …

Melanie Konynenberg

Melanie holds a Bachelor of Music degree with distinction in vocal performance from the University of Alberta. She has experience and training in a variety of musical styles, including classical, folk, rock, pop, and broadway. While pursuing her music degree, her areas of interest focused on drama, ballet, jazz dance, piano technique, ear training, and performance as a soprano soloist …

Linnea Good

Website: www.linneagood.com Linnea Good is a conductor and musical animator, who has worked her entire life in schools, community venues and churches to encourage the freedom of singing in children and adults. She has an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of New Brunswick and a Master of Religious Education degree from Emmanuel College, University of Toronto with …

Mia Harris

Mia has a Bachelor of Music in Opera from UBC, an Artist Diploma from the Vancouver Academy of Music and an Opera Diploma from the University of Toronto. She has participated in some of Canada’s most prestigious summer training programs for young singers and worked with top teachers and coaches from Canada and the United States. She has been the …

Roswitha Masson

Roswitha Masson is a member of the Registered Music Teachers Association, South Okanagan Branch since 1983. She holds a Certificate from the Conservatory of Music in Nuremberg, Germany for teaching piano, recorder and Orff. Roswitha prepares students for Royal Conservatory exams, including theory. Her students participate in recitals, compete at the Kiwanis Music Festival or just play for their personal …

Selwyn Redivo

Selwyn Redivo played popular music in his teens, touring with the rock and roll band Great Canadian River Race. He later studied classical guitar at the Conservatory of Nice, France, and took part in many Master Classes with teachers such as Oscar Ghiglia, Alexandre Lagoya, and Leo Brouwer. He was a First prize winner at Pacifete ’83, played in the …