REBECCA McKAY , a Kitchener native, recently completed her undergraduate studies in music education and voice at Wilfrid Laurier University. She is now working towards her Master of Arts in Community Music at WLU. Before her post-secondary studies, Rebecca studied voice with Cherry Fraser of Beckett School for four years and two years of piano with Marlin Nagtegaal at Beckett School. She has been an active choral singer singing with the Laurier Singers' Chamber Choir, Spiritus Ensemble and Da Capo Chamber Choir and is an active recitalist. She has also conducted numerous ensembles including masterclass work with the Elora Festival Singers. She has studied organ for 3 years with Marlin Nagtegaal, with whom she also works as a choral scholar at St. John's Anglican Church in Kitchener. Rebecca is the Communications Coordinator for Lyrical Lines Education Network, a music charity in Waterloo region.
In her small amount of spare time Rebecca plays trumpet in the Kitchener Music Society Band, watches documentaries and plays with her cat!