Monday, June 10th

Classical Voice - Level 7 - Group B

Adjudicator: Jennie Such

Classical Voice - Level 7 - Group B

Jennie's career has spanned the genres of oratorio, opera, recital and musical theatre. She is an alumna of Western University and the Royal College of Music (U.K). As an emerging artist she was a young company member with the Vancouver Opera Touring Ensemble, and the Canadian Opera Company Ensemble.

Jennie has sung principal roles with Broomhill Opera (U.K), Calgary Opera, Edmonton Opera, Opera Atelier, Pacific Opera Victoria, Opera Ontario, Vancouver Opera, Mirvish Productions, and the Canadian Opera Company.

As an oratorio soloist Jennie has performed throughout Canada, Germany and the U.K. She has been broadcast on CBC Radio, MDR (Germany) and the BBC (U.K), and has recorded works for CBC Records and the Naxos label.

Teaching and coaching is the cornerstone of Jennie's current musical work. She is a voice instructor at Wilfrid Laurier University, and the singing coach at the Stratford Festival and the
Birmingham Conservatory. 2024 will mark her 11th season with the company.

Additional vocal coaching credits include the Toronto production of Billy Elliot (Mirvish), The Hockey Sweater (NAC), and Opera NUOVA (Edmonton).

This season she will stage direct Opera Laurier's 2023/24 productions.

As an adjudicator Jennie has served for the Ontario Arts Council, and the Kiwanis and Rotary Festival organizations in regional and provincial competitions.

Awards include grants from the Ontario Arts Council, the Canada Council for the Arts, the USC Teaching Excellence "Honour Roll" Award (Western University) and a Tyrone Guthrie financial gift from the Stratford Festival.


Central Baptist Church Oakville
340 Rebecca St
Oakville, ON L6K 1K3

TimeNameTitlesHome Festival
Time:10:00 AMName:Joanne MarkovTitles:
The Bird's Lament by Richard Rodney Bennett
O cessate di piagarmi by Alessandro Scarlatti
Heidenröslein by Franz Schubert
Home Festival:Oakville
Time:10:10 AMName:Mia KulinchenkoTitles:
Sebben crudele by Antonio Caldara
Crépuscule by Jules Massenet
There Is a Balm in Gilead by arr. Mark Hayes
Home Festival:Oakville
Time:10:20 AMName:Sarina WuTitles:
Le papillon et la fleur, op. 1 by Gabriel Fauré
Im Wunderschönen Monat Mai by Robert Schumann
At the river by Aaron Copland
Home Festival:Peel
Time:10:30 AMName:Janae LayneTitles:
Chanson by Nadia Boulanger
Non giova il sospira by Nicola Vaccai
Water Parted From the Sea by Thomas Arne
Home Festival:Pickering GTA
Time:10:40 AMName:Sofia GiulianoTitles:
The Willow Song by Arthur Sullivan
Das Mädchen by Franz Schubert
L’esperto nocchiero by Giovanni Bononcini
Home Festival:Pickering GTA
Time:10:50 AMName:Mia GreatrixTitles:
Ich liebe dich by Ludwig van Beethoven
The Green Dog by Herbert Kingsley
Danny Boy by Traditional Irish Folksong
Home Festival:Barrie
Time:11:00 AMName:Olivia DennisTitles:
Caro mio ben by Giuseppe Giordani
Adela by Joaquin Rodrigo
The Green Dog by Herbert Kingsley
Home Festival:Hamilton
Time:11:10 AMName:Lekha SivakumarTitles:
Nina by Anonymous
Minnelied by Felix Mendelssohn
Now (more near ourselves than we) by Ellen Mandel
Home Festival:Ottawa Kiwanis
Time:11:20 AMName:Taylor HortonTitles:
Danny Boy by Jeff Smallman
The Sky Above the Roof by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Jeunes fillettes by Jean-Baptiste Weckerlin
Home Festival:Niagara
Time:1:00 PMName:Sofia SzetoTitles:
Ich liebe dich by Ludwig van Beethoven
Danny Boy by arr. Jeff Smallman
Le papillon et la fleur, op. 1, no. 1 by Gabriel Fauré
Home Festival:Unionville
Time:1:10 PMName:Gianna SpironelloTitles:
Come and Trip It, L'Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Erstes Grün, op. 35, no. 4 by Robert Schumann
Voyage à Paris (no. 4) by Francis Poulenc
Home Festival:Sault Ste. Marie
Time:1:20 PMName:Aude Nguyen-CaldwellTitles:
Non giova il sospirar by Nicola Vaccai
Madrigal by Cécile Chaminade
La cigale et la fourmi by Camille Saint-Saens
Home Festival:Ottawa Kiwanis
Time:1:30 PMName:Zander LiTitles:
A Madrigal by Herbert Howells
Since First I Saw Your Face by Thomas Ford
Le papillon et la fleur, op.1, no. 1 by Gabriel Fauré
Home Festival:Kitchener-Waterloo
Time:1:40 PMName:Melody Farhang NiaTitles:
Se l'aura spira by Girolamo Frescobaldi
Die Bekehrte, op. 13, no. 1 by Max Stange
The Lass from the Low Countree by John Jacob Niles
Home Festival:Toronto
Time:1:50 PMName:Shira MolTitles:
The Willow Song by Arthur Sullivan
Danny Boy by arr. Jeff Smallman
Pupille nere by Giovanni Bononcini
Home Festival:Woodstock

2:15 PM - Workshop and Announcement of Winners – MANDATORY

Workshop will be held from approximately 2:15 pm until 4:00 pm.

Announcement of winners and people chosen to go to the Playoffs will happen at the end of the workshop.

4:30 PM - Level 7 Voice Playoff

Level 7 Voice Playoff will be held at Walton United Church - 2489 Lakeshore Rd. W. - from 4:30 pm to approximately 5:30 pm.

Please note that competitors will need to travel to Walton United Church.