Jane Patterson singer, violinist, choral director and actor. Forever juggling her love for both singing and the violin, she completed the foundation course in Music Theatre at the Victorian College of the Arts before going on to a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Music at Monash University, majoring in classical violin performance.
In 2014/2015, Jane performed the role of Ex-Girlfriend in the GFO/MTC co-production of Once the musical. She is an experienced violin teacher, voice teacher and choral director, having taught and directed choirs at Haileybury, Wesley College and Balcbome Grammar, and was the musical director of community choir Harambee for four years.
Jane is a member and the musical director of a cappella/cabaret quartet Ginger and Tonic, and in 2015 received a Green Room Award for Best Musical Direction in a Cabaret. Jane has released three albums with the group.