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.