Four current BMus students and two recent graduates have been selected for the National Youth Orchestra of Canada summer training institute. They will perform at the National Gallery and at the National Arts Centre on July 30th and 31st, 2014.
Erin Sheedy, student at the Master of Arts in Music (Thesis supervisor: Christopher Moore), is the recipient of a 2014 SOCAN Foundation/CUMS Award for Writings on Canadian Music for her paper entitled: "Performing the “Musical Mosaic”: Florence Glenn and the Canadian Pacific Railway Folk Music Festivals".
Elizabeth Fox, a Master of Arts in Music student (Supervisor: Julie Pedneault Deslauriers) and finalist for the SOCAN Foundation / George Proctor Prize, presented a paper entitled “Expansion, Amalgamation, and Mediation: Formal Processes in the Piano Concerto Op. 7 by Clara Wieck Schumann” at the 2014 Canadian University Music Society Annual Meeting.