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Guelph Music programs have been busy with music festivals this year

February 27, 2019


GUELPH, Ontario – Guelph secondary music programs have had a very busy year after attending several music festivals.

GCVI Music groups recently performed at several regional music festivals including, the Golden Horseshoe Music Festival in Hamilton, the Ontario Band Association Music Festival in Toronto, MusicFest in Windsor and the Humber College Next Generation Jazz Festival in Toronto. Each of these performances ended with GCVI Music being invited to the national competitions.

The following GCVI Music groups qualified for the national competition:

GCVI Chamber Choir

GCVI Chamber Choir

GCVI is currently one of the only schools in Canada with groups qualified for nationals in all of the different MusicFest Canada divisions.

The fun for GCVI Music didn’t stop at these competitions, the GCVI Drumline will be competing for the first time in the Canadian Drumline Association Provincial finals in Brampton.  

GCVI String Ensemble

GCVI String Ensemble

GCVI isn’t the only school in the board who has qualified for Nationals, Centennial CVI’s Symphonic Winds recently qualified after the Golden Horseshoe Music Festival. This is the second time CCVI has qualified for nationals. 

CCVI Symphonic Winds

CCVI Symphonic Winds

Good luck to all the students who have advanced to the National competition.

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