Originally from Winnipeg, Leslie began playing the harp at 15. She then moved to Toronto to study the harp with acclaimed harpist, Judy Loman. Leslie has a Bachelor of Music in Performance from the University of Toronto. From there, she formed a jazz trio and then had the wonderful fortune of working alongside singer/musicians like Aretha Franklin and Natalie Cole when they appeared in Toronto. Ms. McInnis also toured with ‘Phantom of The Opera’ musical in addition to performing in ‘Beauty & The Beast’.

Returning to her favorite city in 2007, Leslie has continued to enrapture audiences and create an ambiance of ease and elegance at more than a thousand weddings, events, and fundraisers in Winnipeg with her extensive arrangement of classical, popular, celtic and jazz musical styles.

Leslie and her ‘concert grand harp’ cordially welcome your invitation to make beautiful music together at your wedding or special event.