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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of  Music
September 25, 2017
Canadian Excellence

Elvera Froese

Accompanist-in-Residence, Vocal Coach and Accompanist; Conductor, Maureen Forrester Singers

Contact Information
Phone: ext.2453

Office Location: A409

Academic Background
BMus (Manitoba), AMM

Elvera Froese, Accompanist-in-Residence, studied piano in Manitoba and England, and has wide experience as a vocal and choral accompanist and vocal coach. She received a BMus degree from the University of Manitoba and taught piano, piano literature and pedagogy, music history, and theory at Canadian Mennonite Bible College, Winnipeg. After pursuing graduate studies in musicology at the University of Toronto, she came to Laurier where she is a vocal coach. She also teaches vocal literature and musical skills, and conducts the WLU Chapel Choir. In addition, Froese has also developed music courses in teleaudio and teleconference communication for Laurierís Continuing Education program.