Marilyn Ann Harrison – Will be missed

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Marilyn Ann Harrison (previously Maginley, nee Hill), born in Sydney, Nova Scotia, peacefully passed away at the Parkland Shannex in Antigonish surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, July 24, 2021. She was predeceased by her brothers, Bill and Brian … Read More

Piano Concert Spectacular

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July 18, 2018 – 7:00 pm Dalhousie University Arts Centre Rebecca Cohn Auditorium – 6101 University Ave, Halifax Featuring – David Glen Hatch With Young Artists and Award Winning Students Free Admission – No tickets required.

Federation of Canadian Music Festival

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Dear Members, The Federation of Canadian Music Festivals is currently undertaking a strategic planning process and we would like to hear from you as we gather feedback to inform our process and future planning. You are a valuable part of … Read More

Audition Preparation Day at the Fountain School

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Saturday January 20, 2018 – 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Dalhousie Arts Centre, 6101 University Avenue, Dalhousie University Admission: Free to all students! Tips on how to do a successful audition An entire day informative clinics and workshops Preview of … Read More

CMC for NS National Finalists

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The NS Chapter of the Canadian Music Competition is delighted to announce that three young musicians have been named 2017 CMC National Finalists: Alex Yang, Piano 9 years; Devin Huang, Piano 10 years and Sung-Ho (David) Kwon, Winds (Clarinet) 19 years.They were chosen … Read More

Suzuki Adventures in Kenya

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Hello RMT Members,I wanted to share with you all a project I am doing together with my suzuki children and a school in Kenya.Check out this news video with CTV.http://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1062622&binId=1.1145745&playlistPageNum=1I am pretty excited to connect these Kenyan children with the … Read More

Music Education Equals Success In Life (article)

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An excellent link to an article recently included in The Washington Post that reports, “One of the largest scientific studies into music’s effect on the brain has found something striking: musical training doesn’t just affect your musical ability — it … Read More

ACNMP is 50! Call for Compositions

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Submit your compositions for consideration to be included in our Contemporary Showcase Syllabus for the 2017 season. Compositions will be reviewed by a jury.Submit your compositions in a PDF to info@acnmp.ca, as well as your publishing information and a recording … Read More