Georgina Craig

B.Mus (Christ Church U, Canterbury, UK)

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Georgina Craig graduated from Christ Church University in Canterbury, England; undertook postgraduate vocal studies at Trinity College of Music in London, teacher training at Reading University and Orff training in Calgary. She brings to the VCM a wealth of experience working with students of all ages both in a class setting and on a one to one basis. In addition to her community outreach work at the VCM, Georgina is the conductor for the Concerto group of Viva Youth Voices. Georgina enjoys performing music of all genres and is a member of Ensemble Laude here in Victoria. She also sings with the Victoria Baroque Players and has sung with the professional chamber choir Luminous Voices, based in Calgary. She is a published composer and especially enjoys composing and arranging music for voice. Awards include winner of the Calgary NATS 2009 Contemporary Art Song Composition Competition and winner of the 2011 Canadian National Music Week Art Song Composition Competition.