Another AAAHmazing 2011/2012 year of singing! Congratulations to all the students for excellent performances in the Kiwanis Music Festival and to those who participated in 2012 production of EVITA! All students were winners in their classes and categories this year. Great work from newcomer Chiara Mason and Adrienne Penner. Great work from Carleigh Dean Junior Classical Voice Alternate for Provincials!
EMILY ALLIN: Classical Intermediate WINNER for Voice at Provincials held in Nanaimo in May.
(Emily was also chosen as Intermediate rep for Musical Theatre as well but only being able to choose one – chose to represent our festival in the Classical category.
SAIGE CARLSON: Classical Senior WINNER in both the Classical AND Vocal Variety Competitions in Nanaimo!!!
Saige will also be doing her grade 10 piano exams in June. Way to go Saige! Onwards to Nationals next year!
LUCAS PENNER: Accepted into both Univerity of McGill in Montreal and University of Toronto voice performance programs. He has chosen Toronto – so Congratulations to you and good luck out east in the fall!
LUCAS PENNER, EMILY ALLIN, SAIGE CARLSON and BEAMER WIGLEY were all major scholarship winners this year!
Good Luck to CARLEIGH DEAN and ADRIENNE PENNER who are off to a two week Opera Lab course in Victoria this summer at St Michaels University!
Welcome Back TEIGAN LITKE! Teigan spent several months in Quebec on a student exchange program. We will look forward to some great singing from her next term!
Have a great summer everyone!
Wow! 2010/2011 has proven to be another great success for all the students that participated in the fashion show To Russia With Love in November, the musical CHESS in January, and then a full program of songs to win many awards in our music festival in April 2011! Great job to Lucas Penner for his amazing performance as the Russian Sergievsky! Also kudos to Saige Carlson, Cassie Carlson, Emily Allin, Kirsti Hack, and Tia Mueller for their awesome singing and dancing!
Congratulations to the following performers for their accomplishments in the 2011 Penticton Kiwanis Music Festival (Note: Musical Theatre Awards not avail):
Emily Allin Folk Song Award, Intermediate/Senior
Saige Carlson List A Intermediate, Medallions Additional Repetoire, Lieder, Art Song, Oratorio, Concert Group
Vernon United Church Cup
Carleigh Dean List B Junior Award & Medallion
Kirsti Hack List B Senior, Additional Repetoire, Soundstage Trophy Musical Theatre Solo
Kalina Leonardi List B Junior, Medallion 20 & 21st century
Teigan Litke Additional Repetoire Award & Medallion
Tia Mueller Medallion 20 & 21st century
Lucas Penner List A award, Medallion List A Senior, Folk Song, Art Song, Concert Group
Beamer Wigley Award & Medallion Folk Song
REPRESENTATIVES TO PROVINCIALS in KAMLOOPS JUNE 2011:
Kalina Leonardi Junior Classical Delegate
Teigan Litke Junior Music Theatre Delegate Runner-up Junior Vocal Variety
Lucas Penner Senior Classical Delegate Runner-up Senior Vocal Variety
Kirsti Hack Senior Music Theatre Delegate
****CONGRATULATIONS to LUCAS PENNER and SAIGE CARLSON for completing their Grade 9 singing exams with the Royal Conservatory with FIRST CLASS HONORS!!!!!
This vocal year 2009/2010 has been an intense and truly rewarding one for everyone involved in the voice studio . We have accomplished much with many of Lynne’s students winning awards in both the Classical and MusicTheatre categories. CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING!: