Behind the scenes with Colorado Ballet's CARMINA BURANA - Day 1

Hi Everyone! I'm incredibly blessed this month to be singing during the final performances of Colorado Ballet's 2018-2019 season. (Singing? In a ballet? What?!)  

From their website: "This season’s Ballet MasterWorks program will open with George Balanchine’s Serenade,…

Happy 2019, & new musical adventures

Greetings, friends! Happy New Year and all good wishes for 12 months of growth and discovery. I wrapped up the year with a fantastic trip to the UK, where I hit up every open mic I could find (London, Cork…

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Janine's a Graduate! Whoooo hoooo!

HI everyone - happy to share that I finished my master's degree at Lamont School of Music and graduated from DU in June. I now have a Master's of Music in Jazz Performance, and also won a special award for…

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Janine is a featured vocalist on KUVO!

Super cool news -I’m featured in the “Local Vocalist Spotlight”on the homepage of KUVO, Denver’s great jazzz station. Writer Candace LeGault penned a very nice profile of me, and it’s up all month long. So exciting! Read it here: http://kuvo.org/post/local-vocalist-spotlight-janine-gastineau

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Janine Speaks at Jazz Festival in February 2017!

Another happy bit of news: I've been invited to give a talk at the Kinser Jazz Festival in Casper WY in early February. The title of the talk is BROADS ON THE BANDSTAND: The Forgotten Women Who Fought for the
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Grad School: Fall Quarter done, 3.82 GPA!

Hi Friends! A mighty THANK YOU to everyone who's asked me about school this fall, sent encouraging words, listened to me kvetch, etc etc. I am happy to share that, thanks to a great program and some wonderful teachers, I…
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Janine on KGNU!

I had the recent pleasure of appearing on KGNU twice in one week! On Tuesday 1/19/16 I was a guest on KGNU's KABARET program. Host Riley Ann asked several insightful questions about my music, and I had a great time…