Supporting Cast

Wee Wide Voice and Ellie & Sammie Churchmouse & the Sissie Seasons really is a family effort of several generations of the children, grandchildren and in-laws of the original Gena Moz – Elda Mary McQuarrie.

Organized and led by Erin Hernden, the contributors to WWV and Ellie & Sammie Churchmouse include:

Don Hernden

Don Hernden illustrated Ellie & Sammie Churchmouse. He was raised in Livingston Creek near Thessalon, Ontario. Don is retired from Bell Canada.

Kathleen Radke

Kathleen Radke provides the vocals for Ellie & Sammie Churchmouse. She holds an Opera Diploma from Wilfrid Laurier University, a Bachelor of Music and a Performance Diploma from McMaster University. Learn more …

Michael Connell

Michael Connell plays the music on Ellie & Sammie Churchmouse. He holds a BA (Organ Perfomance) from Western University and a B. Ed. from Lakehead University.  In addition to teaching, Michael is the Director of Music at Willowgrove United Church, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, and performs regularly as a soloist and accompanist on piano, organ and guitar.

Rich McFarlane

Rich McFarlane, sound producer for Ellie & Sammie Churchmouse, has been a professional musician for over 20 years. He holds a Diploma in Jazz Performance from Grant McEwan College. Rich has performed internationally and is the owner of Mosaic Music & Studio in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. Learn more …