Special thanks to the Portage Piano Committee for their donation to our festival.

2018 ​​​Medals and Awards

The following is a list of classes that are eligible for certain medals and awards.  Please note the sponsors and if you get a chance, thank them for supporting the arts in our community and for helping us give our children a place to showcase their talents.  We would like to thank all of our sponsors, including those who contributed money anonymously to help pay for medals and incidental costs the festival realized.

* You must be registered for 2 classes and live within the communities listed in our addenda to be eligible for these awards, except for speech arts awards and beginner pianists.

Piano


Medal Classes and $50
Sponsored By:
K2051 Piano Solo, Baroque, Grade 1
Hans and Diane Stasiuk
K2101 Piano Solo, Baroque, Grade 2Portage Co-Op
K2151 Piano Solo, Baroque, Grade 3Craig Dunn Motors
K2201 Piano Solo, Baroque, Grade 4Portage Co-Op
PK2251 Piano Solo, Baroque, Grade 5
No performers this year
PK2301 Piano Solo, Baroque, Grade 6
Richardson Pioneer
PK2351 Piano Solo, Baroque, Grade 7
Hans and Diane Stasiuk
PK2401/PK2451 Piano Solo, Baroque, Grade 8-9
No performers this year
PK2501/PK2502/PK2503 Piano Solo, Baroque, Grade 10
McKenzie's Portage Funeral Chapel


Sonatina/Sonata Classes - $50
Sponsored By:
K2155 Piano Solo, Sonata, Grade 3
K2205/PK2255 Piano Solo, Sonata, Grade 4-5
PK2305 Piano Solo, Sonata, Grade 6
Richardson Pioneer
No performers this year
Catholic Women’s League
PK2354 Piano Solo, Sonata, Grade 7
Stride Credit Union
PK2405/PK2455 Piano Solo, Sonata, Grade 8-9
No performers this year
PK2505 Piano Solo, Sonata, Grade 10
Omega Funeral Home



Study Class (one winner from all study classes combined) - $50
Sponsored By:
K2105, K2171, K2271, K2321, K2371 - Grades 2-7
Stride Credit Union


Canadian Composer Classes (one winner from all classes combined) - $50
Sponsored By:
K2005, K2054, PKC2156, PKC2306 - Beginner-Grade 6
Dr. Hans Stasiuk


20th/21st Century Piano Solo Class (one winner from each class grouping) - $50

Sponsored By:
K2103, PK2154, PK2254, PK2304 - Grades 2-6
Stride Credit Union


Romantic/French Piano Solo Class (one winner from all classes combined) - $50
Sponsored By:
PK2303, PK2355, PK2506, PK2509, PK2654 - Grades 6-Adult
Alpha Delta Kappa


Musicianship AwardsSponsored By:
Most Promising Beginner Pianist - 2 awards, $50 each
Hans and Diane Stasiuk
Musicianship Award Grades 1 – 2 - $100
Richardson Pioneer
Musicianship Award Grades 3 - 6 - $100
Catholic Women's League
Musicianship Award Grades 7 - 10 - $100
Dr. Mike Sullivan Dental Corp.


Vocal and Choral

Sponsored By:
Most Promising Vocal Performance – 13 and Over - $100
Songbird Memorial Award
Most Promising Vocal Performance – 12 and Under - $50
Portage Co-op
Most Promising Choral Performance - $50
Craig Dunn Motors
Best Musical Theatre Performance – 16 and Under - $100
Portage Toyota & RV
Best Performance, Non-Musical Theatre, Solo or Duet - $50
MNP LLP


Speech Arts


Sponsored By:
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, 20th/21st Century, Kindergarten - $50
Better Air Manufacturing
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, 20th/21st Century, Grade 1 - $50
Better Air Manufacturing
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, 20th/21st Century, Grade 2 - $50
Canadian Fed. of University Women
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, 20th/21st Century, Grade 3 - $50
E + R Furnishings and Millwork
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, 20th/21st Century, Grade 4 - $50
McKenzie's Portage Funeral Chapel
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, 20th/21st Century, Grades 5-6 - $50
E + R Furnishings and Millwork​
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, 20th/21st Century, Grades 7 - $50
Sobey's
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, 20th/21st Century, Grades 8-9 - $50
Better Air Manufacturing
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, Classical, Grades 1-3 - $50
Better Air Manufacturing
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, Classical, Grades 4-9 - $50
Catholic Women's League
Best Solo Spoken Poetry, Can., MB, Own Choice, Grades 1-9 - $50
Alpha Delta Kappa
Best Solo Reading, Prose, Grades 1-9 - $50
Sobey's
Best Public Speaking, Prepared Speech - $50
MNP LLP
Best Own Written Creative Poetry, Class: SA9118, SA9128 - $50
​Sobey's