47th Annual North Shore Music Festival & Workshops


February 25 to March 9, 2018


Deadline for registration: January 12, 2018 (Friday) midnight

Participating teachers must register their students. Register online at www.nsmusicfestival.ca or submit a paper registration form to the festival coordinator Alice Rada (604-987-1067)

The revised 2013 Syllabus and annual update pages are available on line at www.nsmusicfestival.ca


All Festival classes and the three final concerts will be held at 

Gloria Dei Church, 1110 Gladwin Drive, North Vancouver, B.C.



Piano Bernard Duerksen (Vancouver)
Piano Dr. Alejandro Ochoa (Vancouver)
Piano Miranda Wong ( Vancouver)
Strings Evelyn Creaser (Vancouver)
Winds TBA
Vocal Arlene McIntyre (Vancouver)
Guitar Itamar Erez (Vancouver)


Three Final Concerts: 7:00 pm
Wednesday, March 7, 2018: non-competitive section
Thursday, March 8, 2018: trophy winners
Friday, March 9, 2018: trophy winners

Admission to the concerts (cash only, please):

Free: Children 5 and under, performers, and final concert volunteers
$5.00: Children 6 and up, students with valid I.D. Card, and NSRMTA members
$10.00 Adults and seniors

Advertise your business in the Festival Program Booklet:

  • Quarter page $65.00
  • Half page $100.00
  • Full page $165.00
  • Friends of the Festival $25.00

All ads are to be camera ready. Any changes from previous years are $5.00 extra.
Contact Elisa Rolston at elisarolston@gmail.com


Diana Marr (NSRMTA Liaison) 

Administrative Committee:

  • Aline Banno
  • Brennan Chan
  • Tony Chotem
  • Stanislava Deltcheva
  • Pat Holme
  • Tae Maeda
  • Tanis Mitchell
  • Kelly Nobles
  • JoAnn Primeau
  • Patti Richardson
  • Elisa Rolston
  • Diane Sanford
  • Nick Sergienko
  • Donna Symons
  • Dennis Tymoshenko
  • Raul Velasco