Kirsten Waymann is a professional violinist and received her music degree from the University of Ottawa. She was a member of the string ensemble of the Canadian Armed Forces prior to pursuing a career as a symphony musician. She has played with Symphony of Nova Scotia, as well as the Windsor and Niagara Symphonies. While freelancing in Toronto, she played with the musicals “Phantom of the Opera” and “Showboat”. Kirsten has also enjoyed playing in shows featuring performers such as Il Divo, Josh Groban, the Irish Tenors and Leahy. Kirsten presently plays with the Deep River and Pembroke Symphony Orchestras, and has appeared as a guest soloist with both. She plays in Ottawa with the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra and is active playing in other small ensembles in the Ottawa Valley and teaches violin in Petawawa.