O Holy Night - Rhonda Sharpe


                                                             Lead Vocals: Rhonda Sharpe

                                                                                        Guitar: Gary Borden

                                                                    Harmony Vocals: Chris Denby, Steve Denby, & Humberto Pacheco



                                             Rhonda Sharpe

                                             Since the age of 13, Rhonda has shown an avid interest in music.  Attending high school

                                             in Winnipeg, Manitoba, she began performing live with the Maples Collegiate Vocal Jazz

                                             Group as soloist and in turn competed with much success all through Western Canada. 

                                             She has had four years of vocal training at P.O.P. Music Studios in Winnipeg. Since returning

                                             to Dryden area she has performed in a local band, participated for local charities, telethons,

                                             as well as plenty of weddings. Until this past July, Rhonda hasn’t performed publicly for

                                             sometime, but  when asked to perform alongside some of the best musicians in Northwestern

                                             Ontario, she was honored to be included and more than willing to get back in the swing of

                                             things. Her selection for this CD is   " ‘O Holy Night”


                                            Gary Borden

                                            Gary is a Dryden grown guy.  He started his musical career out by playing drums,

                                            bass and guitar with the Borden Family Band. While living in Dryden he has had many

                                            an occasion to play with  Dryden’s  finest musicians, whether it be at a talent show,

                                            coffee house, telethon,  weddings,   the Legion , the Moose, or just fun get together.

                                            Moving away from Dryden, Gary has become a seasoned musician who has gained

                                            respect from his peers through his talent, and creativity. He is a graduate of Musician’s

                                            Institute of Technology, in Hollywood California, and has played and recorded with

                                            some of Canada’s top artists.  He has worked with several great producers including

                                            the renown producer Terry Brown. Gary works with artists from Nashville, Tennessee,

                                            to Dryden, Ontario as a guitarist and producer, and is currently working on, Juno nominee

                                            Ray Lyell’s next album.