A native of Calgary, mezzo-soprano Jennifer Andersen started her musical studies in accordion at the age of 5, and shortly thereafter was introduced to her greatest passion – choral music. She recently completed her fourth season with the Vancouver Chamber Choir. In addition to appearing as a vocal soloist in both the Calgary and Vancouver areas, Jennifer has a passion for theatre running the gamut from opera and musical theatre to contemporary productions and self-produced works. She has worked as an actor and/or composer for a variety of theatre companies throughout Alberta and BC. Jennifer currently teaches private music lessons at the White Rock School of Music & Dance, and is also assistant conductor for Zing! Children’s Choir.