2018 Festival Registration is Open!

A yearly festival where individuals and groups work with professional adjudicators to compete for financial awards, scholarships, and recommendations to the provincial OMFA festival.

Important Notice: Registration and payments for our 2018 Festival will be online only. NOTE: A PayPal account is NOT required to pay online!


2018 Grey County Kiwanis Festival of Music

Festival Dates: April 2-13, 2018
Festival of Stars Awards Concert: Monday, April 23, 2018

Registration Deadline: February 9, 2018

Registration is NOW OPEN for our 2018 festival!

Download our 2018 Poster!

Calling all Teachers....

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Irene Enns Piano Studio
295 8th Ave 'A' E
Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 6E6

Join the Owen Sound Branch of ORMTA as they host another exciting music preview from the 2018 Kiwanis Music Festival syllabus. They will showcase the works from the solo piano contemporary set list, as well as a selection of works from the piano ensemble classes. Ask questions and hear the pieces before you enter your students! As a bonus you will also have the opportunity to purchase many of the books and sheet music.

This event will be followed by their annual holiday luncheon at 12 noon at the Golden Buffet. 

Please RSVP by December 3rd by contacting ORMTA Owen Sound Branch.

New for 2018

Guitar Workshop: We will be offering a Guitar Workshop, Class 5600, on April 13, 2018. Register early as space is limited!

Schedule: In an effort to help everyone plan for our 2018 festival, we have put together a tentative schedule. Please note that the dates listed are subject to change. Our final schedule will be available in early March.

Syllabus: Both our Guitar Syllabus and our Speech & Drama Syllabus have been improved! Special thanks to everyone in the community who helped with this important task!

Piano: Our piano classes now include test pieces from the CNCM syllabus (Canadian National Conservatory of Music).

Website: Our website has been improved with a new page for downloading our syllabus, plus new instruction pages for registering, and for finding your class schedule.

Provincials: The Provincials will be held June 11-19, 2018 in Hamilton. Please visit OMFA's website for more information.

Set Pieces for 2018

Piano: Special thanks to Owen Sound ORMTA for selecting the set pieces for our 2018 festival! Piano Set Pieces 2018

Concert Band: Our festival no longer provides set pieces for Concert Band. We have provided our old list, to help with your selection. As our list is outdated, you may choose an alternate graded piece. Perform TWO contrasting selections at the same level. Suggested Graded Concert Band Selections

Speech & Drama: Special thanks to Sandcastle Theatre for suggesting titles for many of our Speech & Drama classes. Suggested Speech & Drama selections are available on our Download Syllabus page.

Enjoy the Festival!

Festival Coordinator: Karen Kyle

Grey County Kiwanis Festival of Music
P.O. Box 456, Owen Sound, ON  N4K 5P7
Registration Number: 11894 8025 RR0001

The Grey County Kiwanis Festival of Music is a proud member of
OMFA (Ontario Music Festivals Association)


Owen Sound Kiwanis and the Meaford Kiwanis

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