Prof. Jan Simons

1925-2006

Baritone, Voice teacher


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Jan Simons.pdf

Lifetime music teacher 'taught the whole person':
'A very cultured man who knew about music, art, poetry, history, language, diction and style'
(Montreal Gazette, 14th May, 2006)



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364 Olivier...an address which one doesn't forget easily:
memories of many great voice lessons...
of Jan cooking scrambled eggs for me after one of them...
of the house concerts...
of Scottie and all the Simons family...
and, yes, the Montréal snow...

Programm 8.6.06.pdf

Liederabend am Robert Schumanns Geburtstag
Liederabend on Robert Schumann's birthday

"In memoriam Prof. Jan Simons (1925-2006)
 Professor for voice at McGill University in Montréal"

"Der heutige Liederabend ist Prof. Jan Simons (1925-2006)
 Professor für Gesang an der McGill University in Montréal gewidmet"



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The last time I saw Jan Simons. Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, August 2003



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Scottie Simons, my mother, and Jan Simons