Board of Directors

President and Director
Jason D’Aoust is a founding member of Ensemble Poiesis. He is an Affiliate Scholar of Oberlin College. His published research examines the literary, musical and digital mediation of voices. He also studied vocal performance at the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal with Marie Daveluy.

Vice-President and Artistic Director
Mark Edwards 
was first prize winner in the 2012 Musica Antiqua Bruges International Harpsichord Competition. He is Assistant Professor of Harpsichord at Oberlin Conservatory.

Joanna Marsden 
is a traverso player, who regularly performs with baroque music ensembles in the Netherlands and throughout North-America. She lives in Montreal, where she has worked in Montreal’s early music community for a decade.

Benoît Faucher is a copywriter. After starting his career at Cossette, he now works for the TAXI agency.

Claude Lapointe studied stage direction at Ottawa University. She has published an essay on André Brassard’s work (VLB, 1989). For the past thirty years, she has taught and practiced neurolinguistic programming with musicians, artists, and business people.