Sesquisharp Productions is a volunteer music production company based out of Ottawa, Canada. Founded in 2012 by Jacob Caines and Megan Johnson, Sesquisharp Productions is based on the premise of providing youth and young artists a platform for creative musical expression. Sesquisharp Productions aims to provide the city of Ottawa with new, exciting and cutting edge musical productions while simultaneously promoting emerging young artists from the area. We are committed to bringing together composers, conductors, directors, choreographers and performers to collaborate and produce compelling and avant-garde performances covering a diverse range of musical styles. From classical to contemporary, orchestral to music theatre, performances by Sesquisharp Productions encompass both well loved and unexpected music.
What is a Sesquisharp?[sɛs.kwi.sharp] a quirky and little known musical term meaning "three quarter tones sharp."
We also truly believe in the power of art and performance as a tool to enrich the cultural fabric of our community. It is our aim to expand upon the thriving music and culture scene in the city by enlisting emerging young performers and collaborators in creating powerful concerts held at unique spaces throughout the city of Ottawa. In doing so, Sesquisharp Productions is primed to become an arts organization that truly resonates within its local community and beyond.