Joni NehRita writes songs about cultivating love, hope and equity. The self-produced songwriter’s jazz-tinged brand of soul is infused with infectious melodies and grooves while her provocative lyrics deliver much food for thought. She has played concerts throughout North America, Australia, England, France, Germany &… Read MoreJoni NehRita »
We are fortunate to have a talented and generous group of mentors who are themselves professionals in the music industry. Our mentors enjoy offering advice to young performers on how to develop their skills as singers, musicians, and entertainers.
John “Beetle” Bailey is the owner-operator of The Drive Shed Recording Studios. In April of 2007, John earned the “Recording Engineer Of The Year” Juno award, for “Rain” performed by Molly Johnson, and “The Sisters Of Mercy” performed by Serena Ryder. This year, John earned his… Read MoreJohn “Beetle” Bailey »
Toronto born and Waterloo based, JP Sunga has spent the past two decades crafting his own brand of pop-centric alternative-soul music. His songwriting catalogue is thick, spanning over two decades. Previously recognized as one of Canada’s top independent artists, JP has been hard at work… Read MoreJP Sunga »
Allister is a local musician, songwriter and studio owner, who has been a Wellesley Idol mentor since 2016. As a musical artist (www.allisterbradley.com), he has released three albums of original music, and has toured Canada performing for audiences large and small. As a songwriter and… Read MoreAllister Bradley »