The 90th Annual Grey County Kiwanis Festival of Music!
Festival Dates: April 4-14, 2022
Festival of Stars Awards Concert: Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Registration Deadline: March 1, 2022
Late Registration Deadline: March 8, with a 25% late fee applied.
Video Link Deadline: March 12 (completed registrations can edit video links, titles, composers)
NEW FESTIVAL HELP LINE: 519-270-3643
NOTE: A video link is not required at the time of registration. As long as registrations are complete and paid in the system by the deadline, video links, titles, and composers can be edited up to midnight Saturday, March 12.
SCORES: Participants must show their legal copy, with their name on the cover, in their video. Electronic copies must show proof of purchase.
Legal copies of music scores must be emailed to the festival by March 12 and require written publisher’s permission. (Publisher’s permission and the score must be included within the same email.) Exclusions: current RCM publications do not have to be emailed. Send your email to: email@example.com
The downloadable syllabus is current as of November 21, 2021. We will post any updates or changes on this page.
Jan. 9, 2022:
Video links now have a separate deadline. As long as registrations are paid in the system by the registration deadline, video links, titles, and composers can be edited up to midnight of Saturday, March 12.
Jan. 30, 2022:
Piano Ensemble Class 10145, Single Duo: 18 yrs & under
has been changed to: He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands, arr. by Debra Wanless, WAN877 Wanless Music
Popular Piano Class 09441, Intermediate Pc. 2, 15-16 yrs, Hot-Foot It!
is by: Wendy Edwards Beardall Norton
Download the ‘2022 Syllabus’
1. Participants must show their legal copy of music in their video.
2. Participants must upload their video* to YouTube and include the link by the video deadline. (Recording quality will not influence adjudication.)
3. All participants will receive a written adjudication, class certificate, and, by entering two (2) solo classes in a discipline, are eligible for awards, scholarships, and provincial recommendation.
4. Recorded accompaniment will be allowed in all classes.
*The YouTube video can be either ‘Public’ or ‘Unlisted’ but the “YouTube Kids” setting must be turned OFF.
Download our VIDEO TIP SHEET for more information.
PIANO SET PIECES 2022
Click to download the ‘2022 Set Pieces‘.
Owen Sound branch of Ontario Registered Music Teacher’s Association (ORMTA)
Speech & Drama Suggestions: This list is for suggestions only. Click to download our ‘Speech & Drama Suggestions‘.
Concert Band Suggestions: This list is for suggestions only. Click to download our ‘Concert Band Suggestions‘.
Special thanks for your help with the Syllabus:
Grey County Kiwanis Festival of Music
A proud member of:
Ontario Music Festivals Association (OMFA)