Toronto-based collaborative pianist Zain Solinski is cultivating a performance career in contemporary, chamber, and vocal music. He studied under Dr. Deanna Oye for his Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance at the University of Lethbridge, and recently earned a Master of Music degree in Collaborative Piano under the tutelage of Dr. John Hess and Marianna Chibotar-Rutkevich at Western University.
At Western he was a recipient of the Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship for his research into Polish Art Song. Recent artistic activities include performances at Centric Music Festival and enrollment at the Franz Schubert Institute in Austria. Other notable ensembles and festivals he’s made music with include New West Theatre, Three Sisters’ Opera Company, and Opera NUOVA.