Congratulations to pianist Sitong Chen of Saskatoon! Sitong is this year’s recipients of the Ann Southam National Award – Junior Award. Below is Sitong’s winning performance of ‘Adventures Inside the Popcorn Maker!’ by Sarah Konecsni.
Congratulations to pianists Charlotte Giraudeau of Calgary and Esther Zhu of Saskatoon! Charlotte and Esther are this year’s co-recipients of the Ann Southam National Award – Senior Award. Below is Charlotte’s winning performance of ‘I Leap Through the Sky with Stars’ by Alexina Louie and Esther’s winning performance of ‘Memories in an Ancient Garden’ by Alexina Louie.
Congratulations to Felix Lin of Contemporary Showcase Saskatoon! Felix is this year’s recipient of the 2020 Mary Gardiner Award of Performance Excellence -Junior Award. Below is his winning performance of ‘Nocturne’ by Clifford Poole.
Congratulations to Hannah Meginbir of Contemporary Showcase Saskatoon! Hannah is the recipient of the 2020 Mary Hildebrand Memorial Award for Performance Excellence. Below is her winning performance ‘In Memoriam: To the Victims of Chernobyl’ by Larysa Kuzmenko.
Congratulations to Sointu Aalto of Edmonton, Alberto! Sointu is the winner of this year’s Louise MacPherson Memorial Award for her composition ‘Yösinfonia,1 for soprano and piano’ submitted to the National Student Composition Class. Below is a video of the work.