Sarah has been a professional musician for the last 15 years in Vancouver and most recently in the Fraser Valley area including Abbotsford and Chilliwack. Sarah has had many years of experience playing with various ensembles, including the Fraser Valley Philharmonic Society,the Vancouver Philharmonic Orchestra, and The FraserValley Symphony. In the past Sarah has been a member of the Vancouver Youth Orchestra as well both Intermediate and Senior divisions.
Sarah has been fortunate to be able to travel the world with her music on orchestral tours to Australia, Scotland, Germany, and the Queen Charlotte Islands. Sarah has also worked with various theatre companies in the orchestra pit including Gateway Theatre, Theatre under the Stars, Royal City Theatre, Footlight Theatre, and G.W. Graham Musical Theatre. In the last year, Sarah has had the pleasure of working with both CSOPA and Robert Bateman Highschool in their produciton of Mary Poppins, Chilliwack Players Guild producion of Gypsy, and Newbury Concepts production of Oliver! This is Sarahs 7th show with Secondary Characters.
Sarah holds a Bachelor of Music Degree in performance from the University of Victoria. During her studies, Sarah played principle piccolo in the Wind Symphony and principle flute in the Symphony Orchestra. Also, Sarah had the opportunity to perform with the Victoria Youth Orchestra as principle flute where she won their concerto competition and had the honour of playing both Mozart's Concerto in G+ and Vivaldi's Piccolo Concerto in C+.
Sarah also has her RCM Grade 10 for piano. She volunteers twice a week at the Abbotsford Hospital playing their beautiful grand piano.