CFMTA 2016 National Essay Competition
The National CFMTA Essay Competition invites submissions of essays on any topic related to music teaching, pedagogy or performance practice. This competition is open to all Canadian residents currently attending high school, or studying at the university undergraduate and graduate levels. There is no fee to enter.
The Lorna Wanzel Prizes are awarded to the first and second place recipients in each category. Thank you to Dale Wheeler and Christopher Hahn, for serving on the adjudication panel this year. The next Essay Competition deadline is May 1, 2017.
CFMTA is pleased to congratulate the winners of the 2016 National Essay Competition:
High School Level
1st place ($500) Zelyn Lee, BC
2nd place ($250) Evelyn Verhoef, AB
University Undergraduate Level
1st place ($1,000) Chris Taeyoung Kin, University of Toronto
2nd place ($500) Louisa Lu, University of Alberta
University Graduate Level
1st place ($1,000) Gretchen Schwarz, McGill University
2nd place ($500) Hilary McLaughlin, University of Toronto