Musical Directors

Musical Director: Claude-Marie Landré (website)

Claude Marie has a master’s degree in choral direction from the Université de Montréal where she also studied classical singing. She has conducted adult and children’s mixed voice choirs during the past 8 years. The types of music have included classical, jazz, gospel, Broadway, movie music, and African music. While at Durham Cathedral, England, she studied with Geoff Weaver, David Ogden and John Harper. She has a successful career as a soloist soprano and has obtained Arts Council of Canada prizes, as well as from PRIM, for her work in singing and composition.

Assistant Director/Accompanist: Polina Gubnitskaia (website)

Together, Claude-Marie Landré and Polina Gubnitskaia provide the MWMC with a high level of musical leadership.