Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Lynn Miles

Singer, songwriter

Born outside Montreal in Sweetsburg, Quebec; has lived in Ottawa, Los Angeles, Nashville and Austin; presently lives in Ottawa.

Studied classical music history and theory at Carleton University in Ottawa.

Served as a voice teacher at the Ottawa Folklore Center. While at the center, she taught voice to many students including a then fourteen-year-old Alanis Morrisette.

In 1987, recorded 9 original compositions for a demo at Happyrock Studio in Ottawa.

Won the 2005 Canadian Folk Award for the CD Love Sweet Love.

Won the 2003 Juno Award for the CD Unravel.

Her latest album "Fall for Beauty" was nominated for a Juno Award in 2011 and won the Canadian Folk Award that same year.

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