Donna Mak, Piano
AD, MMus. Perf., BMus. Perf., ARCT Perf., Senior Examiner Royal Conservatory of Music Examinations (Canada) and the Royal Conservatory Certificate Program (USA)
Jennifer has been teaching privately as the owner and voice instructor of Resound Voice Studio for twelve years (in Welland 2008-2016; in Kitchener since 2017). Her studio is made up of children, teens and adults who sing in classical and musical theatre styles. She is an active member of the Kitchener-Waterloo Branch of ORMTA (Ontario Registered Music Teachers Association) and of the Ontario Chapter of NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing).
Jennifer is a soprano who performs as a soloist in recital, oratorio, and opera, for which she has been praised as “a wonderfully honest and communicative performer.” Favourite repertoire includes Handel's Messiah, Rheinmaidens and Valkyries in Wagner's Ring Cycle, Violetta (La Traviata); Donna Anna (Don Giovanni); Mimì (La bohème); First Lady and Pamina (The Magic Flute). She has been featured on recitals with the St. Andrew's Presbyterian noon-hour recital series in Kitchener and the Brock University "Encore Professionals" series in St. Catharines.