Celebrating Excellence Concert
July 28, 2016 @ 7:00 p.m.
U of S, Education Building, Quance Theatre (Saskatoon)
Join us for a benefit concert as the Saskatchewan Music Festival presents Team Saskatchewan. These talented young musicians will travel to Edmonton to represent our province at the Federation of Canadian Music Festivals (FCMF) National Music Festival Competition. Admission by donation. All proceeds will be distributed to the musician’s travel costs.
Featuring: BEAM Quartet (Brendan Catalano, Eric Wong, Megan Bauman, Anna Wheeler), William Boan (violin),
Stephen Davis (guitar), Abby Fuller (trumpet), Jake Heisler (musical theatre), Spencer McKnight (voice), and Gloria Yu (piano)
Provincial Final Results
Provincial Finals Evaluation: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/S5W9W9J
WINNER OF THE IPAD CONTEST:
Congratulations and thank you to everyone for entering.
Welcome to the
Saskatchewan Music Festival Association
Classical Competition Festivals
The Saskatchewan Music Festival Association (established in 1908) is committed to promoting excellence in music and speech arts by providing performance and educational opportunities through competitive music festivals in the Province of Saskatchewan. In addition to the production of 47 district music festivals, SMFA provides a provincial Syllabus, entrance to the annual Provincial Competitions, Concerto Competition and Opera Competition, as well as the National Level of Music Festival competition. Member festivals are organized by local volunteers and judged by qualified professional musicians.
Areas of competition for musicians include: voice, piano, guitar, strings, woodwind, brass, percussion, pipe and electronic organ, choir/school music including special education, multicultural, speech arts (individual verse and speech therapy classes, storytelling), small ensembles, as well as band and orchestral classes. Entrance to SMFA festivals is accessible to all ages, all ethnic groups and people of all religions across the province. Participants may enter any classes for “adjudication only” and forego marks and scholarships. SMFA hires over 170 qualified professional musicians to serve as adjudicators each year.
We would like to sincerely thank all of our participants and volunteers for making Provincial Finals another success.
The Saskatchewan Music Festival Association
receives funding from the SK Lotteries Trust Fund for Sport,Culture and Recreation.