Tara ScottCo-Founder and Music Director for A Musical Evening with William Blake 2017
Tara Scott, originally from Grand-Bay Westfield, NB, holds a Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance from Mount Allison University and a Master’s Degree in collaborative piano from the University of Western Ontario. Tara has performed extensively with singers and instrumentalists in Europe and across Canada, and has appeared on national television and radio.
Tara has worked as accompanist and vocal coach at the University of Western Ontario, Dalhousie University, Mount Allison University and, presently, Acadia University. Tara sits on the piano faculty of the Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts and is sought after as a piano adjudicator and examiner. She is the accompanist for the Dalhousie Coro Collegium (formerly the Dalhousie Chorale) and is the pianist and music director for Maritime Concert Opera, Halifax Summer Opera Festival and Acadia’s Singing Theatre Ensemble. Among the operas Tara has acccompanied and music directed are Cosi fan tutte, Don Giovanni, Die Zauberflöte, The Consul, Barber of Seville, Les contes d’Hoffmann, Hansel and Gretel, La traviata, La bohème, Carmen, Suor Angelica, Les dialogues des carmelites, L’elisir d’amor and Tosca.
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