Born in London, Ontario, Julia found music at an early age with a love for singing that was recognized by a public school music teacher when she was just nine years old. . After graduating St. Mary with the Vocal award for her graduating class, Julia continued with the music extension program at Catholic Central High School. In her final year, Julia prepared her audition for music studies at Western University where she would complete her Bachelor of Music, Hons. Voice Performance and later her Artist Diploma: five years studying elements of music and vocal performance including music history, music theory and vocal pedagogy. After graduating from the DWFoM in spring of 2013, Julia found herself lost without the daily demands that a music degree entails. Hungry for an active music career, the aspiring singer/songwriter began turning more and more to independent creative outlets. Her fascination with the human condition makes for an array of diverse, thoughtful lyrics. Coupled with her vocal prowess, Julia is pushing the boundaries of contemporary country/folk music.
Julia Haggerty at Grand Bend Beachfest
Sat June 24, 2017