Location: Ontario, Canada
Gena Norbury is an elementary music specialist with the Peel District School Board and is also a course instructor for York University. She received her degrees from Memorial University, Newfoundland in 1986 and has taught mostly grades K-6 classroom music, but has also taught intermediate and secondary school music. Gena has presented numerous workshops within Peel and OMEA and was the co-conductor of the Peel Elementary Honour Choir from 2006-2008. Gena’s passion is for choral music and in September 2006, she founded the Con Brio Singers. Gena and her husband, Kevin, both enjoy playing horn in Intrada Brass of Oakville, which Gena has been a member since its inception. In 2005 Gena received the Award of Excellence from the PDSB. Gena serves on the Ontario Music Educator’s Association Board of Directors.