Leila Linton, MMus, BMus

Collaborative Artist
Phone:
+1 (403) 410-2000

Biography

Leila received a MMus in vocal coaching and chamber music from the University of Western Ontario. While there she studied collaborative piano with Dr. John Hess and was the chorus master of the UWO Opera Company. She also holds a BMUS from the University of Calgary where she studied piano with Charles Foreman, French horn with Kurt Kellan, and secondary music education.

Since returning to Calgary, Leila toured Europe as the accompanist for the U of C Chamber Choir, was the assistant director for the Savridi Singers – a women’s choir, was an accompanist with the MRU Conservatory Academy Program and took part in the Mountain View Festival of Song.

While raising three boys with her husband Kirk, she maintains an active piano studio, adjudicates for music festivals, and is a collaborative pianist for students at the University of Calgary, Ambrose University and for the Amici String Program.