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Schulich launches new conducting Fellowship

Thanks to an exciting initiative, graduate conducting students at the Schulich School of Music are now eligible to receive a substantial new award – the Hnatyshyn Foundation Christa and Franz-Paul Decker Fellowship in Conducting. L...

Published: 28 Nov 2017

Mark Fewer: Music in the "Now"

(Blog post by Chris Maskell)

Published: 27 Nov 2017

Schulich students and alumni shine at the OSM Manulife Competition

The results of the 2017 OSM Manulife Competition are in!

Published: 27 Nov 2017

A conversation with Simone McIntosh: Life after winning the Wirth Vocal Prize

(A blog post by Digital Ambassador Vanessa Croome)

Photo by Gaetz Photography.

Published: 27 Nov 2017

Moe Touizrar: Sound and Meaning

(Blog post by Chris Maskell)

Published: 20 Nov 2017

In memoriam of Professor Winston Purdy

It is with great sadness that we announce the recent passing of acclaimed faculty member Winston Purdy. Winston has been an Associate Professor of the Voice Faculty at the Schulich School of Music since 1973....

Published: 16 Nov 2017

Nicolas Ellis remporte la Bourse de carrière Fernand-Lindsay d'une valeur de 50 000 $

Article provenant du Ludwig van Montréal.

« Le jeune chef d’orchestre Nicolas Ellis a remporté ce soir la Bourse de carrière Fernand-Lindsay, d’une valeur de 50 000 $, dans une décision unanime du jury. La soprano Samantha Louis-Jean et l’altiste Marina Thibeault ont remporté respectivement le deuxième et le troisième prix.

Published: 10 Nov 2017

11 McGillian candidates in OSM Manulife Competition 2017

The OSM Manulife Competition is upon us once again! Featuring woodwinds, brass and voice, the 2017 edition of the competition will take place from November 21st to the 25th, with cash prizes, scholarships, recordings and concert opportunities all offered to the winners. Since 1940, the OSM Manulife Competition has provided young Canadian artists with a point of departure for their international careers....

Published: 9 Nov 2017

Maïthéna Girault: Dreams come true with Golden Violin win

Original article from the McGill Reporter.

"When Maïthéna Girault was announced as winner of the 2017-2018 Golden Violin Award on Oct. 29, it marked the end of one journey for her and the beginning of another.

Published: 8 Nov 2017

Brass Alumn Spotlight: William Broverman

Soon after completing his undergraduate degree at Schulich, bass trombonist William Broverman (B.Mus 2016) set out on a career path that tops the list of many music students – a full-time position in an orchestra....

Published: 7 Nov 2017

Canadian Brass at the Schulich School of Music: 5 masterclasses and 2 concerts in 2 days!

Through the Catherine Thornhill Steele Visiting Artist fund, the Schulich School of Music will have the great pleasure to welcome the renowned Canadian Brass on November 13-14, as a part of Brass Days. Stéphane Lemelin, Chair of the Department of Performance, comments: “We are thrilled to welcome the legendary Canadian Brass to the Schulich School of Music....

Published: 7 Nov 2017

Program Spotlight: Music Theory

As Prof. Edward Klorman describes it, the Schulich School of Music’s music theory program is a place of innovation and exploration....

Published: 7 Nov 2017

Marina Thibeault aux p'tits dimanches ensoleillés d'Azimut le 5 novembre

Article provenant de Les 2 Rives.

Azimut diffusion présente Marina Thibeault dans le cadre de la série « Les p’tits dimanches ensoleillés » le 5 novembre à 11h à la salle Georges-Codling du Marché des arts Desjardins.

Published: 3 Nov 2017

Maïthéna Girault, winner of the 2017-18 Golden Violin Award

We are thrilled to announce that violinist Maïthéna Girault is this year's winner of the Golden Violin Award, following an exciting public competition held Sunday October 29, 2017 in Pollack Hall. Girault, accompanied by Meagan Milatz, performed the Allegro from Beethoven's Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 5 in F major, Op. 24, the Allegro Molto from Fauré's Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 1 in A major, Op. 13 and finished with the virtuosic Ravel's Tzigane.

Published: 30 Oct 2017

Schulich student Alcée Chriss has won 1st place at the 2017 Canadian International Organ Competition

We are thrilled to announce that two of our current students have placed in the 2017 Canadian International Organ Competition: Alcée Chriss in 1st place and Nicholas Capozzoli in 3rd place....

Published: 25 Oct 2017