Storytelling through song - mentor Jonelle Sills
November 2021 - Ages 14-17
Supported by Ontario Arts Council and TD Ready Commitment
This series of workshops is lead by Jamii's Community Arts Coordinator and celebrated Opera signer Jonelle Sills.
Weekly sessions are meant to build communication skills specific to the medium of song.
Mentor: Jonelle Sills
Jonelle is one of Canada’s 30 hot classical musicians under 30 for 2020 by CBC Music. Jonelle will return to Vancouver in 2022 to be a member of the Yulanda M. Faris Young Artists Program with Vancouver Opera. In the fall of 2020 Miss Sills made her debut with the National Arts Centre Orchestra singing Samuel Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915 and Carlos Simon’s Portrait of a Queen with text by Courtney Ware Lett.