The Royal Conservatory The Glenn Gould School

Alumni

The strength of The Glenn Gould School is made evident in the achievements of its graduates, many of whom have gone on to successful careers as concert and recording artists, gracing the stages of concert halls worldwide.

Annabelle Meare
Violin
The Philharmonia Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, Vertavo String Quartet

Benjamin Bowman
Violin
Concertmaster American Ballet Theatre

Britton Riley
Cello
Member, Toronto Symphony Orchestra

David Burns
Percussion
Percussionist Hyogo Performing Arts Centre Orchestra, Japan

David Jalbert
Piano
Sony Classical recording artist, faculty member, University of Ottawa

Francine Kay
Piano
Recording artist, faculty member, Princeton University

Isabel Bayrakdarian
Soprano Opera singer
Metropolitan Opera, Covent Garden, Houston Grand Opera

Jamie Kruspe
Violin
Assistant Concertmaster Canadian Opera Company

Keith Hamm
Viola
Principal Viola Canadian Opera Company

Mariko Anraku
Harp
Associate Principal Harp Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

Mireille Asselin
Soprano Opera singer
Metropolitan Opera, Canadian Opera Company Ensemble Studio, Opera Atelier

Miriam Khalil
Soprano Opera singer
Canadian Opera Company, Glyndebourne, Ravinia Festival

Peter Barrett
Baritone Opera singer
Canadian Opera Company, Vancouver Opera, Minnesota Opera, Metropolitan Opera

Robert Gleadow
Bass-baritone Opera singer
Canadian Opera Company, Covent Garden, Glyndebourne

Steven Woomert
Trumpet
Associate Principal Trumpet, Toronto Symphony Orchestra

Wallis Giunta
Mezzo-soprano Opera singer
Metropolitan Opera; company member, Leipzig Opera


Royal Conservatory Alumni

Since their inception in 1886, the programs and curriculum of The Royal Conservatory have helped to train many internationally acclaimed artists including: Oscar Peterson, Angela Hewitt, Richard Margison, Measha Brueggergosman, Martin Beaver, Mario Bernardi, Jon Vickers, Teresa Stratas, Gordon Lightfoot, Loreena McKennitt, Bruce Cockburn, David Foster, Diana Krall, and Sarah McLachlan.

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