Dr. Elias-Axel Pettersson to Hold Masterclass at MSMVan
Dr. Pettersson will be holding a Masterclass at MSMVan on March 6, 2019. Pettersson is a Concert Artist and has garnered prizes on the national and international level. He has been heard on national (USA) radio.
Pettersson is a committed pedagogue and has taught at the Université de Montréal and University of Maryland in addition to giving materclasses across North America. He holds a D.Mus. from the Université de Montréal and has studied with Paul Stewart, Douglas Humpherys, Larissa Dedova, and Maribeth Gunning. Download a poster for the Masterclass here.
Gifted Artists Concerto Gala 2019 Announced
The 2019 Gifted Artists Concerto Gala will be held on May 26th at the Chan Centre for Performing Arts. Further information and applications for the 2019 Gifted Artists Concerto Gala are available from the Director at firstname.lastname@example.org . Download a poster for the Concerto Gala here.
Concerto Competition Winners Announced
The highly successful second annual MSMVan Concerto Competition took place on February 24th, 2019 and the winners have been announced here. Congratulations to all the winners and their teachers! Trophies and Medals will be presented at the 2019 Awards Recital and Ceremony on March 3, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at Showcase Pianos, 1128 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC.Ms Alana Chan, MA (Music with Distinction), BSc, ARCT (Piano Performance), RMT (CFMTA, BCRMTA, HKPTA) was adjudicator for the late beginner, intermediate, and advanced piano concerto competition categories. Mr. Jonathan Der (MMus) was adjudicator for the strings section of the competition.
Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festival Winners Announced
MSMVan is pleased to announce the students who won top honours in the 2018 Vancouver Kiwanis Music Festival. Congratulations to them and their teachers!
Watch Gifted MSMVan Student Perform at PIYMS Competition
Leonard Fang, a piano student of Dr. Scott Meek of the Mozart School of Music, Vancouver, recently entered the Pacific International Youth Music Society competition in the category Piano, ages 12 to 14 and won the second-place scholarship. Previously, he also participated in the MSMVan Young Artist Concerto Gala at the Chan Center.