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EMSB school bands take home awards at Canadian CBC Music Class Challenge

Montreal - Thursday, December 19, 2019

Here are the official winners and finalists for  the 2019 Canadian CBC Music Class Challenge :  Five EMSB school bands qualified. 

Category 10: 'Human' Indigenous Languages Prize

  • Winner! Bancroft School, Montreal. Music teacher: Francois Lukawecki.

($1,000 in new musical instruments and a plaque)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F9zgabgx7w0 

Category 1: Primary Instrumental (kindergarten to Grade 3)

  • Second prize: "Walking with a Ghost," École Honoré Mercier, Montreal.

Music teacher: George Anthopoulos.

https://youtu.be/7sPSSe8PfNM?list=PLwz1WTRJS24J25WLuhgfWd34Tt7yULMDU

Category 2: Primary Vocal (kindergarten to Grade 3)

  • Finalist: Bancroft School, Montreal ("Shine"). Music teacher: Francois Lukawecki.

https://youtu.be/7siPf2zghko?list=PLwz1WTRJS24IkK8gjIGcrb8HtsPhaG3gS

Category 4: Elementary Vocal (Grades 4-6)

  • Finalist: Edward Murphy School, Montreal ("J'entends le Moulin"). Music teacher: Alan Byer

https://youtu.be/zXjj1pBe9hA?list=PLwz1WTRJS24KiUzkR-EPz3zsUOZKhSZH7

  • École Honoré Mercier, Montreal ("Reflektor"). Music teacher: George Anthopoulos.

https://youtu.be/HMEPeHxkry4?list=PLwz1WTRJS24KiUzkR-EPz3zsUOZKhSZH7

See  the CBC website for full results: 

https://www.cbc.ca/music/events/canadian-music-class-challenge/here-are-the-winners-of-the-2019-canadian-music-class-challenge-1.5394331

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