Vanessa Carroll

Residence: Grand Falls-Windsor, Canada

Vanessa Carroll is a young composer residing in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. While studying at Memorial University’s, School of Music, Carroll majored in Theory and Composition with her concentration being on piano. Originally from Grand Falls-Windsor, NL, Carroll first established her musical roots there at a young age. In the past, Carroll has won various music scholarships, including the Grace Morgan Entrance Scholarship and the Grace Sparks Scholarship, to further enhance her musical training. She has also won two silver medals for the Royal Conservatory of Music for two of her vocal examinations. In addition to work in the music field, Carroll also thoroughly enjoys volunteering with various organizations throughout St. John’s. She anticipates graduating in the spring of 2013, and looks forward to spending some time studying abroad upon graduation.

Date: May 1, 2012

Source: JTTP 2012