Janie Sinn, Assistant Conductor
Janie Sinn is the assistant conductor for the Wallace Leung Memorial Internship with Vancouver Philharmonic Orchestra for the 2022/23 and 2023/24 seasons. As a musician, music education advocate, and arts administrator, she is dedicated to supporting quality music education in the schools and inclusive community setting.
Since graduating from the University of Victoria with a Bachelors in Music Education in 2021, Janie has joined various music nonprofit organizations, building relationships with community groups and schools. She is the Administrative and Box Office Coordinator for Music in the Morning Concert Society. She is also the Orchestra Manager for the Richmond Delta Youth Orchestra, where she organizes, develops, and oversees the daily operations of rehearsals, concerts, and workshops. Simultaneously, Janie is the Large Ensemble Coordinator for the Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festivals, where she leads and expands the large ensemble portion of the festival and the leadership program.
As a musician and conductor, Janie is passionate about sharing the art of music making with everyone, all ages, all levels. Janie recognizes the need for quality music education and support outside of the school environment and is dedicated to providing the additional support through community avenues.