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  • Biography: Alec is one of Montreal’s most respected bassists, largely due to his great time feel and strong improvisations. His impressive CV includes appearances with Joe Henderson, Curtis Fuller, Kenny Wheeler and Jimmy Heath, to name only a few. He is...
    Areas:
    Jazz Area
    Instrument(s):

    Jazz Bass

  • Title(s):

    Course Lecturer

    Biography: Andrew Wan is equally at home as a soloist, chamber musician, and concertmaster.  In August of 2008, he was named concertmaster of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra (MSO), making him one of the youngest leaders of a major symphony. His...
    Areas:
    Strings Area
    Degrees:

    B.Mus., M.Mus. and Artist Diploma from the Juilliard School

    Instrument(s):

    Violin

  • Title(s):

    Area Chair, Early Music, Assistant Professor - Department of Performance

    Biography: Lena Weman is a Swedish flute player and researcher with focus on the early music scene and performance practice. Her concert activities are mostly focused towards the chamber music, but she has also played extensively with a number of Swedish...
    Areas:
    Early Music/Harpsichord Area
    Degrees:

    MA (Uppsala University)

    PhD (Luleå University of Technology)

    Instrument(s):

    Baroque Flute

  • Title(s):

    Associate Professor

    Biography: André White is presently employed full-time as an Associate Professor in Jazz Studies at McGill University, where he teaches Jazz History, Jazz Piano, and Jazz Improvisation, and has also served as Jazz Area Chair. André plays both piano and...
    Areas:
    Jazz Area
    Instrument(s):

    Jazz Drums, Jazz Piano

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  • Biography: Associate Professor of Violin and Chamber Music, violinist Thomas Williams received a B. Mus. degree in violin performance from the University of Brandon, where he studied with Albert Pratz and Francis Chaplin. He continued graduate studies in New...
    Areas:
    Strings Area