|"You have an exceptional way of relating to you audience and must have felt the children's enthusiasm during your performances. I especially appreciate your good humour and professionalism. I would be happy to offer my highest recommendation to other
Nancy Guertin - Artistic Director - Mississauga Children's Festival
|"Everyone thoroughly enjoyed your energetic and imaginative performance - excellent! This was our first year to have the success of two sell out
Margaret St. Marseille - Mad Hatter Productions
|"Your unique talents and vibrant presence was an integral part of our success and helped keep The Forks jumping! Nothing but happy reports and happy
Dorothy Ridd Events & Promotions Coordinator
|"Thank you very much for your dynamic performances at the Regina Folk Festival. You were great to work with, and your talents and energy on the children's and workshop stages contributed greatly to the overall success of the
Karen Mondor - Artistic Director - Regina Folk Festival
|"...thank you for your superb performance...it's spirited musical style was received with great enthusiasm...you left the crowd dancing in their seats!"
Linda Sellers-Cross - North York Winter Carnival,
North York, Ontario
|"Your bilingual presentation was truly outstanding. The diversity and pacing of the program very effectively held the attention of all students."
J. de Denus - Vice Principal - École James Nisbet School, Winnipeg,
|"...delightful...super performance. We would recommend this presentation for Primary groups who want a lively, fun sing along. Excellent
P. Henderson - Grade 2
Teacher - Nordale School, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Listening - Pizza Paradise by Jake Chénier" - "Fred's Holiday Favourites"
Fred Penner -
Cat's Meow Fan Club Newsletter
|"The show was very, very nice! Superb animation! The music was
Alphone Gaudet - Teacher - Sutherland School Saskatoon,
|"10/10. It was excellent."
Henry Kelsey School - Saskatoon,
|"The kids loved Jake! He certainly has the ability to create an enthusiastic setting where a great love of music exists. I recommend him
Janice Arnason - Music Specialist - Gimli Elementary,
wildly talented children's performer has more hooks in his songs than an
angler has in the tackle box"
Cathy Wawrykow - The Winnipeg Folk Festival
perfect concert" Jake & Christian were fabulous! The concert
was a perfect combination of singing, participation, dancing, comedy and
enthusiasm. The students and teachers insisted on an encore and would
have stayed for much more.
Henry Braun School,
staff agreed this was an outstanding presentation. Your positive
interaction with students, excellent audience skills and presence made
this a fun and positive experience for us all.
Elementary, Nanaimo, British Columbia
of the staff and students commented that this was one of the best shows
they have ever seen!
Broxton Park School,
Spruce Grove, Alberta
audience control & participation. Nice span of music/multi cultural.
Enthusiastic and uplifting. An
Uplands Park School,
Nanaimo, British Columbia
Excellent performance full of "joie de vivre". Our
students have never attended a performance so well
École Marie Poburan,
staff and students...enjoyed your show immensely. Your
performance is entertaining and uplifting. You
are able to relate and read the audience well ...even the older kids enjoyed it a lot.
guys are great musicians - way too good for
the school circuit. Awesome!
Vancouver Island, British