If you are looking for a new fresh innovation in the Gospel music scene, you will find it in the singer-songwriter Jenna Burke. Her acoustic soulful delivery combined with her talent for crafting creative and heartfelt lyrics are a breath of fresh air. At 22, Jenna already has developed a unique sound, which showcases the messages that she wants to share about the place of God in her life.
Growing up in a musical family, Jenna has been greatly influenced by her mother, who is the Director of the Juno Award winning Toronto Mass Choir. Beginning with classical piano training from the age of 5, Jenna then studied her studied at the renowned Humber College, graduating in 2006 with a Diploma in Jazz Piano. She is currently a student at York University in Toronto, pursuing a further degree in Music. Her musical training firmly established, Jenna’s performance opportunities have included everything from intimate solo settings to touring with TMC throughout Canada, United States and Europe.
Drawing her musical influences from Jill Scott, Donny Hathaway and India Arie, Jenna is committed to sharing the love and power of God through her songs. A sought after studio vocalist as well as a prolific songwriter Jenna’s music has received rave reviews from not only her audiences but from other recording artists who want to sing her songs. Her anticipated debut album, appropriately titled ‘Insight’, is a snapshot of the musical journey on which she finds herself. Listeners can expect to hear music that is both captivating and sincere. “I have new insight…I can see the world through brand new eyes”.
Jenna wants the opportunity to develop the talent that God has gifted her with and to share it with the world. As you experience her music, your heart and soul will expand to embrace the wonder of the world as seen through this innovative, young artist.