Katie Barr is a graduate of the Bachelor of Musical Arts program at the University of
Western Ontario where she majored in voice under the instruction of Jackie Short. She now sings under the guidance of Marta Greda-Kicek. Katie has four years of performing experience through the University and participated in two opera programs in 2015. She played the part of the third Lady in the Magic Flute while studying in Italy at the AEDO opera program. She also participated in the COAA program at Western where she sang the roles of Carmen, Octavian, La Marquise and the Third Lady. Katie is an alumnus of the Hamilton Children’s Choir, where she spent nine years performing and travelling internationally under the direction of Zimfira Poloz. Before attending her undergrad, she performed in several operas with the Hamilton Opera Company, most notably as the third spirit in The Magic Flute.
- Vocal: World, Pop, Opera, Jazz, Rock, Classical, and Musical Theatre.