Jillian Durham grew up in Whitehorse and participated in any form of performing she could. She joined community musical theatre, studied dance, and performed a variety of music styles on piano. When Jillian was unable to continue dancing as a young teen, her love of music was able to come to the forefront. She continued her musical studies at Mount Allison University and received her Bachelor’s of Music degree. While at university, Jillian loved her choral classes and utilized them while in Sackville with various choirs and was musical director for a university production of The Wizard of Oz. She also performed in university productions of Oklahoma!, Cabaret and Wizard of Oz. Since returning to Whitehorse, Jillian has conducted, sung, played and taught while trying to keep up with her two young boys.