La Verbena de la Paloma
Kate is thrilled to be able to help bring this beautiful score to life, and to be part of the World Premiere of A Northern Lights Dream. Kate maintains a private studio as a Vocal Coach and accompanist and has been a member of staff at the University of Toronto’s Opera Division for over twenty years. Other positions have included Music Staff with the Canadian Opera Company, the voice program at the Chautauqua Institute in Chautauqua, New York, and the University of Montreal; as well as Music Director for Essential Opera, Maritime Concert Opera, and Opera by Request. Kate received her Bachelor and Masters degrees in Music from McGill University, and studied in England at The Guildhall School of Music & Drama, the Britten-Pears School, and The National Opera Studio.