Who We Are
Meet the talented staff of Jamieson's Music Studio
Katie was born in St. John’s, Newfoundland, and has been performing since the age of six. Beginning in 1991, Katie sang first with the NSO and NSYC and later with the Holy Heart of Mary Chamber Choir, a Newfoundland-based world champion choral group. She attended Memorial University of Newfoundland Opera School from 1998 to 2002 and graduated from the St. Francis Xavier University Jazz Program in 2006 with a Bachelor of Music. Katie is the owner of Jamieson’s Music Studio in Antigonish and along with other instructors, teaches a private studio of 80+ students. Although she has been in such musicals as Chicago, Guys and Dolls, Little Shop of Horrors and Rent, she has also directed a handful of Musical Theatre productions as well!
Adrienne is a 4th year Bachelor of Music Honours student in the StFX University Jazz Program. She studied with Katie Jamieson from the ages of 7-18 and will be going into her 3rd year of teaching at Jamieson’s Music Studio. She was a competitor in the New Glasgow Music Festival for 8 years, and went on to compete in competitions at a provincial level. She is also an active member of the local theatre community, and has performed in several Music of The Night shows since 2014. She has also performed in several Festival Antigonish shows under both The Young Company and The One Act Play Festival. She is looking forward to another great year of music at the studio!
Paulina is a Jazz pianist with a classical background. She is currently completing her bachelor's degree in Jazz Studies at StFX University. Born in Coahuila, Mexico, she began taking private piano lessons at the age of 8. Shortly after she was accepted to ESMDM, a classical music conservatory in Monterrey, Mexico where she studied for 4 years. Looking to further her studies she moved to Charlottetown, PEI to complete a Piano Performance College degree at Holland College. Paulina has been exposed to many musical cultures. She has experience playing a wide variety of genres like Classical, Pop, R&B, Folk, and Jazz, sharing stages with musicians from all around the world. Paulina began her journey as a piano instructor 3 years ago, and is looking forward to teaching at Jamieson’s Music Studio!
Cole was born in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, and is in his second year at StFX University studying jazz guitar. He played trumpet in school concert band and sung in school choir. Throughout high school he studied voice with Berklee alumni Dunnery Bond. Whilst in high school he ran several musical programs for the school, including beginner ukulele, advanced ukulele, choir, and was principle trumpet in jazz band. Cole also has experience in theatre, playing lead roles in The Little Mermaid, Grease, and Seussical, and has experience attending Neptune theatre camps such as YPCO. He enjoys a wide variety of music, from Rush to Justin Bieber, and is always open to hearing new music!