COAA & AEDO Faculty

COAA & AEDO Artistic Staff


Sophie Louise Roland
  • General Director, COAA & AEDO
  • Chair, Music Performance Studies, Western University
Simone Luti
  • Artistic & Musical Director COAA & AEDO
  • Conductor and Coach

COAA & AEDO Faculty


Theodore Baerg
  • Professor of Voice, Western University
James Conway
  • Director, General Director of English Touring Opera
Tom Diamond
  • Renowned Canadian stage director
  • COAA Stage Director
Enza Ferrari
  • Coach, Teatro alla Scala
Mariano Furlani
  • Director
Martin Katz
  • Arthur Schnabel Collegiate Professor of Collaborative Piano, University of Michigan
Jonathan Peter Kenny
  • Conductor, Countertenor
Chantal Lambert
  • Directrice, Atelier Lyrique de l'Opera de Montreal
Tyrone Paterson
  • Conductor, COAA
Jackalyn Short
  • Professor of Voice, Western University
Kathryn Tremills
  • Director of Collaborative Piano, COAA
Liz Upchurch
  • Head of Canadian Opera Company Ensemble Studio & Coach
Miranda Wickett
  • Movement and Dance, COAA

More faculty members will be announced.

All programs, faculty, dates, and fees are subject to change.