Jim Hill M.Mus.

Music Director
Musical Theatre History

Mr. Hill has directed the music for nearly one hundred and fifty musicals, reviews and industrials. Not only has he written four musicals, he has arranged over a dozen of them and has founded/co-founded nine theatre companies. Mr. Hill received the Award of Merit from the Government of Canada and has written for National Theatre Magazine. Educated at the University of Michigan and Princeton, he has worked, taught and directed with the likes of Berthold Carrière, Robin Phillips, Bill Hutt, Martha Henry, Bernard Hopkins, Howard Dick, Anna Russell, Eugene Ormandy and Robert Shaw.

Mr. Hill has also worked with:

  • Stratford Festival
  • The Shaw Festival
  • Huron Country Playhouse
  • The Grand Theatre
  • University of Western Ontario
  • The U.N.
  • The Royal and MacPherson Theatres
  • Langham Court Theatre
  • The Royal York Hotel
  • CBC
  • Sheridan College
  • Fanshaw Community College

Mr. Hill has been an organist for over fifty-five years and is currently the organist and choir director at St. Matthias Anglican Church in Victoria.

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