Exciting and Fabulous

Music Award Recipients

WinnMusicSt. Charles has received some EXCITING & FABULOUS news from the Winnipeg Music Festival coordinator.

It is an honor to announce that our very own St. Charles Catholic Schools Choral program was selected by the festival adjudicator as the awarding recipients of the Helen Derksen Memorial Shield – Trophy (known in the choral music world as the “Stanley Cup”) for the category of The Most Outstanding Performance of a Sacred Selection by a School Chorus K – 6.

The Winnipeg Music Festival is a huge, province wide, month long festival, where many of the schools music programs participate in our city. 100’s of emails of congratulations have been received on this recent announcement. Pictured below is the formal presentation of the award.


Bravo! Gold!

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Congratulations on the Grades 3-5 students’ heart felt performance at the Winnipeg Music Festival. The adjudicator gave them great feedback to practice as well as wonderful comments such as “beautiful expressive singing” / “lovely contrasting pieces”.

Bravo! Choir and Mrs. Lalonde on receiving a GOLD! standing at this year’s festival!


 Many congratulations are extended to all of the SCCS students who participated in the Music Festival this year and  especially Zachary who achieved Gold! standing for his vocal solo.