Leslee Heys

Leslee Heys is honored to be invited to adjudicate the Junior Piano classes at the Grand Falls-­‐Windsor Festival. For the past
nine years, Leslee has been the Collaborative Pianist for the award-­‐winning Shallaway ensemble. She also enjoys many other aspects of music-­‐making in St. John’s: she has a dynamic private piano studio, accompanies, adjudicates and
composer Leslee’s skills as coach/accompanist have led to
international performances in more than a dozen countries, as well as participation in Canadian events such as Festival 500,Opera
on the Avalon, the National Music Festival, and the rESOund Festival of Contemporary Music. She was the musical director
of the critically acclaimed recording of Ann and Seamus. She holds a Bachelor of Music Performance from the University of
Toronto, a Master of Music Performance from the University of
Western Ontario, and an Associateship from the Royal Conservatory of Toronto.