Alberta-born pianist Carol-Anne Fraser holds a doctorate from the Université de Montréal in solo piano and an Artist Diploma from McGill University in collaborative piano. She has worked with the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute, Jeunesses Musicales du Canada, Opera Saratoga, and was a member of the Atelier Lyrique at Opéra de Montréal. An enthusiastic teacher, Carol-Anne has adjudicated at music festivals and taught across Canada. Her thesis project for her doctorate entitled “Affekt in Musical Performance” studied the effect of music on human emotions, and how emotional communication occurs between the performer and audience. Carol-Anne has kindly been supported by the Winspear, Anne Burrows, and Shean Foundations of Edmonton..
Projects in which she takes part:
- Connected North
- Introductory workshops to opera