Each regional festival sends its most promising young artists between the ages of 10 and 28 to participate in the annual Provincial Festival. The five-day event encompasses special master classes, lectures, coaching, workshops, technique classes and adjudications.
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BC National Winners! :
The 2016 National Music Festival took place in Edmonton, AB from August 11 - 13.
Jaeden Izik-Dzurko placed FIRST in Piano as did Xu Kun (Alan) Li in Guitar. Jack Li placed SECOND in Woodwinds and Rachel Scheibel placed THIRD in Musical Theatre!
Then came the Gala Concert: Jaeden Izik-Dzurko, piano, won the NRS Foundation-Victoria Foundation GRAND AWARD and Xu Kun (Alan) Liu, guitar, was the runner-up, winning the Marilyn Wiwcharuk Memorial Scholarship!
In the Choral section, Burnaby Central Men's Choir placed SECOND in Class 101 and
St Thomas More Collegiate Chamber Singers placed SECOND in Class 103
WHAT A YEAR! AND WHAT A TEAM!
Congratulations to all our National competitors!
How Do You Get into Provincials You must win
a local festival in order to qualify for the Provincial Festival.