Emily + Jason
December 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Emily Kemp has always been inspired by music from a young age. She achieved her advanced diploma in applied jazz vocals and has been performing and teaching for the past 10 years. She captivates her audience with her rich soulful voice and charismatic stage presence. Emily connects emotionally to her audience and seamlessly flows the vocals from genre to genre.
Jason White is active at the forefront of musical and interdisciplinary art-making in Waterloo Region. He is seen regularly at The Jazz Room, commissions new works from composers around the world, and freelances as a composer for various theatrical projects. A very active pedagogue, Jason coaches jazz, opera, musical theatre, and chamber music. His redesign of the Waterloo Jazz Festival’s education program hasmade it one of the most sought-after youth programs in Ontario, drawing participants from Toronto and beyond. He performs regularly with several area orchestras and frequently performs in support of charitable causes. Jason maintains a busy private studio and adjudicates competitions across the country. He is an adjunct professor of Community Music at Wilfrid Laurier University. For more information, go to www.TheJasonWhite.com