Coach: Jeannie Wyse
Jeannie received her Associateship Diplomas in Voice and Piano from the Western Conservatory of Music and studied Opera at the American Institute for Musical Studies in Graz, Austria. Most recently, she was the Director/Musical Director for Sonus Stage's inaugural production of Side by Side by Sondheim and Musical Director for Hair (The Grand Theatre) and The Rocky Horror Show (Randolph Academy). In 2010, Jeannie served as Assistant Conductor/Keyboardist for Jersey Boys (Dancap) and was the Children's Musical Director for the The Sound of Music (Mirvish). She was also the Musical Director for the Georgian Theatre Festival (Meaford) for two seasons.
Jeannie has toured North America with Riverdance - The Show and toured and recorded extensively with the Elmer Iseler Singers, including an appearance with the Canadian Brass at Carnegie Hall and on the soundtrack to Schindler's List with John Williams. She has appeared as a soloist with the AIMS Festival Orchestra, Summer Opera Lab, Vocalpoint Chamber Choir and the Toronto Mendelssohn Youth Choir with whom she was a Vocal Coach for seven years. Jeannie has been a member of the music faculty at the Randolph Academy for the past 14 years and was the Associate Music Director at Metropolitan Community Church Toronto for 8 years. She has also served as keyboardist for Seussical, Billy Elliot, Mamma Mia! and Lord of the Rings. Jeannie has a private studio and teaches Pop, Musical Theatre and Classical voice. She is also active as a Clinician and Adjudicator.