Nov. 21, 2023Print | PDF
At the Ontario chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing Showcase 2023, Wilfrid Laurier University's music students and alumni stood out with their exceptional performances.
🥇 Elaine Glinos emerged triumphant, claiming the coveted 1st place in the competitive 3rd year classical voice category. She captivated the audience, earning her a well-deserved spot in the winner's circle.
🥇 Xander Bechard stole the limelight in the advanced adult musical theatre category, showcasing a remarkable performance that left a lasting impression on judges.
🥇 Maya Reynolds' electrifying presence and exceptional talent propelled her to seize 1st place in the 3rd year pop commercial music category, solidifying her as a force to be reckoned with.
🥈 Delaney Dam and Sibyl Bonnardel claimed the esteemed 2nd place in their respective categories, marking their outstanding achievements in the 4th year mezzo/soprano classical voice and 3rd year classical voice categories, respectively.
🥈 Carol Stennett's remarkable prowess in the Jazz category, aged 19-24, earned her the well-deserved 2nd place, showcasing a maturity and skill that mesmerized all in attendance.
Inspiring the Next Generation:
These victories serve as an inspiration to budding musicians, a testament to the dedication and unwavering commitment our students have put into honing their craft. Their accomplishments speak volumes about the exceptional musical education provided at Wilfrid Laurier University's Faculty of Music.
The stage is set for the 2024 Fall NATS Showcase, and anticipation runs high as Wilfrid Laurier University's Faculty of Music eagerly prepares to host the event.
Congratulations to all the winners and participants for an unforgettable showcase of talent and artistry!