Saskatchewan Music Festival Association News
Gordon Wallis Memorial Opera Competition
Seven outstanding vocalists competed on Saturday, February 20, in Saskatoon, in the Saskatchewan Music Festival Association’s Wallis Memorial Opera Competition. Judges for the prestigious event were Robyn Driedger-Klassen (Vancouver) and Michele Capalbo (New York).
Allison Walmsley, accompanied by Kathleen Lohrenz Gable, placed first. She receives the $5,000 award and the opportunity to perform with the Regina and Saskatoon Symphony Orchestras in an upcoming season.