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Another organ competition this week!

Date November 18, 2016 Author Alexia Jensen Categories Organs in Canada
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The Canadian International Organ Competition is proud to be collaborating on their annual OSM Manuvie Competition. For the first time in its history, the OSM has integrated the organ as a competition category!

John Grew is a jury member of the competition; the Canadian competitors are Joel Peters (28 years old), Jocelyn Lafond (27 years old), Malcom Mathews (27 years old), Stephen Boda (26 years old), Donald Hunt (31 years old) and Rashaan Allwood (21 years old).

 

Did you know?

The OSM competition held its first edition in 1940! It has since launched the career of over 350 Laureates on the national stage, including star-violinist Angèle Dubeau.


Follow the competition on www.osm.ca or in person:

- Organ Semi Final: Wednesday, November 23, starting at 10 am 
Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church – 309, rue Rachel Est, Montreal

- Final for all categories: Saturday, November 23, starting at 9 am
Award Ceremony: Saturday, November 26 at 7 pm
Maison symphonique de Montréal – 1600, rue Saint-Urbain, Montréal