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Introducing Camilo Rodriguez

Colombian baritone Camilo Rodríguez-Cuadrado obtained a Master's degree in voice performance from The University of Western Ontario in 2018. Camilo is part of Vera Causa Opera for the 2019 – 2020 season in the operas The Child and The Spellsby Maurice Ravel,The Dino...

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Introducing Katie Walshaw

Dr. Katie Walshaw holds an Honours Bachelor of Music from Wilfrid Laurier University specializing in music theory and voice, a Master’s Degree and a Ph.D. both specializing in Music Theory from the University of Western Ontario. Katie is the soprano section lead at...

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Introducing Brian McMillan

Brian McMillan is Director of the Music Library at Western University. Before coming to Western, he worked as a Music Reference Librarian at McGill University’s Marvin Duchow Music Library. Brian has sung and recorded with such ensembles as the Tafelmusik Chamber...

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Introducing Kelsey Lenti

Kelsey Lenti is a pianist with a passion for opera, art song, and education. Performing since childhood, Kelsey was inspired to pursue music as a career after winning awards from the Kiwanis Festival and Music Canada. She has since earned an advanced diploma, then...

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Introducing Shawn Oakes

Shawn Oakes is a tenor and studied music at Sir Wilfrid Laurier University and Brock University. He spent five summers in Germany under the direction of Helmuth Rilling with the International Bach-Akadamie. He currently sings with two professional choirs. Arcady,...

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Introducing Paula Thomas

Paula Thomas (soprano) holds a Bachelor of Music (Honours) from McMaster University, and a Master of Music in Literature and Performance (Voice) from Western University. She has studied under the tutelage of Richard Cunningham, Lesley Andrew, and Torin Chiles. She has...

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Introducing Marcel van Helden

Hailing from Acton, Ontario, Marcel van Helden is a tenor with a Master's degree from Western University. In 2017 Marcel performed in his first opera as Monostatos in Mozart's The Magic Fluteand continued his operatic studies in Lucca, Italy where he performed the...

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Introducing Ariel Harwood-Jones

Ariel Harwood-Jones has sung with such organizations as Tafelmusik Chamber Choir, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Canadian Brass, Elora Festival Singers, Elmer Iseler Singers, Nexus, Toronto Consort, and Mississauga Choral Society. A few of Ariel’s appearances include...

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