Rhea MacKay is a mother, fiancé and airline pilot. Her music background includes classical, jazz, pop, and musical theatre. Hobbies include paddle-boarding, yoga, hiking, and spending time with loved ones. Her aviation career and motherhood led to a hiatus from music, but she is thrilled to now be a part of Candesca.
Meet The Talented
Candesca, meaning ‘beginning to shine’ is an award-winning singing ensemble of young women, based in Kelowna, British Columbia. Founded in 2007 by Alexandra Babbel, Candesca fuses a variety of musical repertoire, with couture gowns and contemporary staging.
World-travelled- Candesca has toured through 11 countries, and performed for audiences around the world, including several countries in Europe, culminating in a special visit to Kelowna’s sister city, Veendam (Netherlands), and moving performances at Trinity Wall Street Church, and St. Paul’s Chapel, both at Ground Zero in New York City.