Kiwanis Music Festival Association of St. John's
Updated April 30, 2021
Winners Announced for
Virtual Local Qualifying Classes for Provincial/National Competitions 2021
Thank you to the Kiwanis Music Festivals of St. John's, Carbonear, and Grand Falls/Windsor for your support and participation in the 2021 virtual qualifying classes. The organizing committee is pleased to have provided a platform for performers to demonstrate their artistry during these challenging times, and a virtual means for them to advance to the provincial and national festivals. Thank you to all participants, teachers, and families. Thank you to the adjudicators who provided excellent feedback and encouragement to the young performers.
The following participants have been recommended to proceed to the virtual Provincial Music Festival later in May, 2021.
Kiwanis Music Festival of St. John's
Voice: Noelle Slaney; Grace Nolan
Musical Theatre: Grace MacDonald; Claire Donnan
Guitar: Ben Diamond; Brianna Lemon
Strings: Serena Piercey; Nicholas Qiu
Piano: Colin Spencer
Brass: Julia Cass
Woodwind: Maggie Burt
Kiwanis Music Festival of Carbonear
Voice: Lucas White
Musical Theatre: Lucas White; Owen Carter
Piano: Daniel Drake; Parker Lynch
Kiwanis Music Festival of Grand Falls/Windsor
Voice: Jessica Willcott
Musical Theatre: Laci Organ
The virtual Provincial Music Festival will also include participants from 2020 who were recommended to perform last year but could not because of the cancellation of the 2020 festival.
Those recommended will be contacted by the Provincial Festival regarding next steps.
for the 2021 Local Qualifying Classes
David Shefsiek (Alberta) - Musical Theatre
Dr. Christianne Rushton (Nova Scotia) - Voice
Steven Cowan (Québec) - Guitar
Michael Faulkner (Ontario) - Piano
Dr. Aaron Hodgson (Ontario)- Brass and Woodwind
Wendy Seravalle-Smith (Ontario) - Strings
April 2nd, 2021 (updated)
Registered participants (2021) for the qualifying classes of the Music Festivals of St. John's, Carbonear, and Grand Falls/Windsor may upload your entries beginning April 2nd, 2021. Click on the button above. Submission deadline is April 16th, 2021. Please follow the directions emailed to you.
If you have questions please contact this dedicated email for these classes:
Below is the 2020 Senior Vocal Rose Bowl winner
Duncan Stenhouse who receives the Senior Rose Bowl from its sponsor Meghan Herder.
Hall of Honour
Kiwanis Music Festival of St. John's 2020.
Left to right inductees Judy Murphy, Wayne Hamilton, Paul Hamilton, Donna Hamilton receive their certificates on March 10th from Past President of the festival Janice Connors.
Thank you to the TELUS Friendly Future Foundation for their generous contribution of $4000 to
the Kiwanis Music Festival of St. John's .
Junior Rose Bowl Winners
Left to right - Francesca Swann (on behalf of CBC) presents the Jr. Instrumental Rose Bowl to violinist Serena Piercey, while singer Erin Johnston receives the Jr. Vocal Rose Bowl from Ronalda Hutton MacDonald. Congratulations to all who participated in the
Junior Rose Bowls.
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Senior Rose Bowl Winner 2020
Above - Instrumental Rose Bowl winner Elizaveta Konstantinova accepts the Senior Rose Bowl from Kiwanis Music Festival president Eileen St. Croix. The City of St. John's sponsors the Senior Rose Bowl.