Kim has taught Juno and Maple Blues Award winners Kelly Lee Evans, Sue Foley, and professional singers Jeff Rogers, Chris MacLean, Meg Lunney, Jody Benjamin and Ann Strangelove, to name just a few.
Kim shares her wealth of performing experience with her students, having worked throughout her life as a professional singer and tuba player (not a typo!), and as a composer of jazz and Latin jazz music.
Kim regularly puts her expressive mezzo-soprano voice through its paces with the Kim Kaskiw Sextet, an Ottawa-based jazz band. She has extensive experience singing jazz, latin music, R & B, pop, and classical and modern choral music. Using her lush three-octave voice, her expressive singing will has her audiences mining the depths of emotion.
Kim is a member of the Musician's Association of Ottawa/Gatineau.