Affiliation: Canadian Chamber Choir
Presentation: Interest Session
Title: Does Humour Belong in Music?
Abstract: How to embrace the humour found in everyday situations as a musician, share those stories with others, and discover the health benefits of laughter. Stories will be shared and scientific studies explored to encourage knowledge of the best medicine of all: laughter
Biography: Jeff Enns is a native of Waterloo, ON where he studied composition, organ and viola at Wilfrid Laurier University. He has been commissioned by choirs and ensembles across Canada and had his music performed throughout North America, Europe, Australia, Japan and Dubai. He is music director at St. James Lutheran Church in Elmira, ON and sings professionally with the Canadian Chamber Choir for whom he is also the composer in residence, and the Elora Festival Singers.