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Student Success


Jessica Pope – Soprano

This lovely young singer has been accepted into Manhattan School of Music, Eastman School of Music, University of Toronto, and McGill Schulich School of Music! Congrats to her for her dedicated work!

Jessica ultimately picked Eastman School of Music and was awarded a very nice scholarship over 4 years!

Rylie McDonell won 1st place in the Junior Solo Set Piece 12 yrs. & under at Kiwanis Festival in 2019! 

Jessica Pope won 1st Place in the 2018 Kiwanis Music Festival, for Senior Solo Girls, 14 yrs. & under! Well done!!

Grace St. Germain won 1st place in the Junior Solo Set Piece, 12 yrs. & under with the highest score overall, thus winning the Miriam Anderson Trophy Memorial Trophy at the 2019 Kiwanis Festival. Congrats!

Ava Zidek won 1st Place in Category 1 (Girls, 12 yrs. of age) best overall singer at the NATS Competition in 2019! We are so proud!

Jesse Nasmith won 1st place and best overall in the Musical Theatre category, 17 yrs & under in 2019. He went on to win best overall and received the Goya Canadian Music Theatre Award alongside being invited to Provincials where he received Honerable Mention! Congrats!!

Joanne Moorcroft, Aliyah Mitchell-Richer and I after the KVS Spring Studio Recital in June 2019.

Aliyah, a recipient of many 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards at both Kiwanis and NATS over the years, is off to the University of Toronto in the fall of 2021 in pursuit of a Bachelor of Music Degree!

She was also accepted to the Unversity of British Columbia and the McGill Schulich School of Music! Congrats! 

Rachel Hunt was awarded 1st Place in the Upper High School Women’s Category for the NATS 2016 Student Auditions! Wonderful Work!