Originating from Montréal, Vanessa has studied music her entire life. When she discovered electroacoustic music in college, she discovered a whole new means of expression and went on to pursue composition studies at the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal with Yves Daoust and Martin Bédard. She has then received a Prize with Distinction upon completing her master’s in electroacoustic composition in 2013. She then moved to the UK to research performance in electroacoustic music, with the intention of completing a PhD at The University of Sheffield. Since 2011, her music is regularly heard in festivals around the world.