Gursharan Kaur

Gursharan Kaur is a jazz vocalist who is currently studying in the vocal jazz program at York University.

After moving to Canada with her family at eight years old with a musical history in Indian classical music, she embarked on an enriching musical journey as she discovered her passion for jazz. Her teachers, Gregory Dickison and Giuseppe Schepis, introduced her to the vocal and instrumental world of jazz. Her experiences in her high school jazz choir and jazz band encouraged her to pursue her love of music by enrolling in the vocal jazz program at York University. Through her post-secondary education, she was able to further diversify her knowledge and understanding of music, and explored different genres of music such as gospel, R&B and much more.

Kaur has had the opportunity to study under extraordinary musicians such as Kevin Turcott, Frank Falco, Sherie Marshall, and many more. She is also a member of the York University Gospel Choir under the direction of Karen Burke.

After graduating, she aspires to become a music educator as she is passionate about the importance of music education.