Renate Rossol holds a Master of Music (Collaborative Piano) and Bachelor of Music (Performance and Music History) from the University of Manitoba, and an A.R.C.T. in Piano Performance. She also studied at the Vienna Conservatory from 2012-2013 in the discipline of Vocal Accompaniment. Renate is active as a pianist and music director for both opera and musical theatre, and works as a collaborative pianist, vocal coach, and adjudicator across Canada. Notable credits include: The Three Penny Opera (Associate Music Director, Sick + Twisted Productions, Winnipeg, 2019), The Addams Family (Music Director, White Rabbit Productions, Winnipeg, 2019), Evil Dead: The Musical (Music Director, Wasteland Productions, Winnipeg, 2018), Autumn Operanox (Music Director, Calgary Concert Opera, Calgary, 2017), A Little Night Music (Assist. Music Director, Dry Cold Productions, Winnipeg, 2016), The Barber of Seville (Associate Music Director/Répétiteur, Fraser Lyric Opera, Prince George, 2016), The Last Five Years (Secondary Characters Musical Theatre, Chilliwack, 2015).