BIO

 

 

Larissa is a skillful  music  producer and composer of soundtracks with lyrics and instrumentals. She is a versatile singer-songwriter and pianist with experience performing classical, jazz, rock, and pop music. She has extensive experience performing at weddings, events, receptions, and is a talented soloist with facility performing in English, French, Italian, German, etc,. Larissa is also available for piano, voice, and or theory lessons.

Book Larissa today for your next event or lesson !

 

* Vocalist and/or Pianist

* Lyrics & Instrumental Compositions

* Vocal Coach

* Piano and/or voice lessons in classical and popular music, and music theory.

* RCM exam preparation

Experience

 

Extensive experience in music composing, recording and producing for a wide variety of projects.

Soloist and pianist at public and private functions

Singer, composer and keyboardist for bands “Vera Black,” KI-LAI” and L-Band”

University of Toronto Women’s Chorus Millennium Choir“Yavir” Folkloric Troupe

Composer for Theatre Group 'Zahrava' 2012-13

Singer, pianist and composer in Mandrivka Band

Music Credentials

 

Classically Trained Soloist/Soprano and Pianist/Keyboardist

Royal Conservatory of Music: Gr. 8 Piano & Voice, 1st Class Hons.

University of Toronto, Hons. B.Sc. (Music Minor); York University M.Sc; York University Ph.D  

Etobicoke School of the Arts (Music Theatre)

PhD- clinical neuroscience (focus in auditory processing)

Appearances

 

* Mississauga Golf & Country Club – banquets, wedding ceremonies, receptions

Renaissance by the Creek - wedding ceremonies, receptions

* Viamede Resort - wedding ceremonies, receptions

* Mel Lastman Square, Casa Loma- with the Sheraton Cadwell Orchestra

* Toronto Opera House – “Vera Black” singer

* Hart House, University of Toronto

* The Absinthe, York University

* The Rock Pile

* Roy Thompson Hall

* Millennium ChoirCHIN Festival

* RCM Summer Theatre – lead in The Boyfriend

* St. Stephen’s Show Time Musical Review – solo parts in Broadway Babies and The Music Box

* ESA Musicals – les Miserables, Footloose, Iolanth, Seussical the Musical

* Soloist with “Yavir” Folkloric troupe, appearing at Toronto Bloor West Festival, Catskill /New York state      resorts, and festivals in London, Kitchener, Hamilton and the GTA

  Larissa  McKetton

     Pianist Composer Vocalist

© 2014 by Larissa McKetton.