Q & A Interviews

Juno Award-tenor on the high notes of helping students find their voice

For the third in a series of video interviews celebrating the University of Alberta Department of Music’s 50th Anniversary, we caught up with assistant professor and Juno Award-winning tenor John Tessier.

Video Credits: Grant Wang. Multimedia Technician, Faculty of Arts, University of Alberta
Directed by: Steve Glassman with assistance from Russell Baker and TJ Jans

The University of Alberta’s 50th Anniversary Music Celebrations concert is set for the afternoon of Sunday, January 24 at the Winspear Centre with a dynamic roster of student, faculty and alumni talent. Lobby performances and displays begin at 2 p.m. The concert in the Winspear’s Enmax Theatre is at 3 p.m.

Featured faculty performances include acclaimed pianists Patricia Tao and Jacques Després, as well as Juno Award-winning tenor John Tessier, mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Turnbull and soprano Sherry Steele.

For more programming details and to purchase your tickets see the show page: https://uofa.ualberta.ca/events/50th-anniversary-music-celebrations

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