Janice Jackson (Atlantic) (Secretary, 2008-12)

“At present, I am the secretary of the CNMN board of directors and the chair of the website subcommittee which will make suggestions for an updated website”.

Janice Jackson is one of Canada’s foremost interpreters of contemporary vocal repertoire. Since graduating from the Utrecht Conservatory (Netherlands, 1990), she has sung over 140 world premieres of new works, many written specifically for her, and performed in modern music festivals and concert halls around the world — Beijing, Paris, Vienna, Amsterdam, Hamburg, Torino, Toronto, Montreal, and more. Jackson has made numerous radio recordings with Dutch radio and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Presently she is the Artistic Director of Vocalypse Productions. Based in Halifax Vocalypse creates, commissions, and presents unique and exciting musical events which stretch the limits of contemporary classical and improvisational vocal music.