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2015 Dates Announced
The dates for the 2015 Rotary Music Festival are official: April 26th to May 6th! Click here for a complete breakdown of the schedule. [18/06/14]
Thanks for another wonderful Festival!
The Organizing Committee of the Rotary Music Festival would like to extend our gratitude to the thousands of performers, as well as their directors, supporters, families and friends, for helping to make the 2014 Festival yet another resounding success. Our clinicians were once again impressed with the talent and quality of our province's music ensembles and wish you all the best of luck in your future endeavours! [18/06/14]
Winner of 2014 Winterholme Draw Announced!
Rotary Music Festival is pleased to announce that the winner of the Night at Winterholme draw, June Turpin - ticket No. 068. Congratulations and thank you to all who supported the Festival by purchasing tickets! [18/06/14]
Attention: Parents and Family Members/Rotary Concert Ticket Information
Please note that tickets for our evening concerts will be available for sale each night at Holy Heart of Mary.
Tickets are sold inside the main lobby and not at the HHM Box Office. Ticket prices are $10 adults/seniors & $5 students. [28/04/14]
The 26th Annual Rotary Music Festival Jazz Celebration
The Rotary Music Festival would like to invite you to our Jazz Celebration which will be held on May 10th at the Holy Heart Theatre. Tickets prices are $20 for adults, and $10 for students/seniors. Please join us for an evening of jazz featuring the Rotary Jazz Band directed by Steve Haines and special guests Dana Parsons and Wade Tarling as well as many other performers! [28/04/14]
26th Annual Rotary Music Festival Jazz Celebration
Click the image for a larger view of the poster!
Rotary Jazz Band 2014
Interested in being a part of the 2014 Rotary Music Festival Jazz Band directed by Steve Haines? Find audition charts and more information here! [17/03/14]
Steven Haines with the 2011 Rotary Jazz Band
Steven Haines with the 2011 Rotary Jazz Band
Schedules for 2014 Posted
The schedules for the clinics and concert programs have been posted. Click here to view them! [7/03/14]
Rotary Music Festival Jazz Band
With the cooperation of the Rotary Club of St. John's Northwest Rotary Music Festival is pleased to announce that the "Rotary Music Festival Jazz Band" will once again be a featured group of our annual festival. Jazz Clinician Steve Haines will be the Director of the group. Jazz band members selected for the Rotary Music Festival Jazz Band will prepare for and attend two or three rehearsals prior to the festival and perform as part of the Rotary Music Festival Gala Concert scheduled for Saturday, May 10, 2014.
Auditions will take place on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Students will be asked to prepare an excerpt that will be posted on this website and perform some sight-reading at the audition. All participants of the Rotary Music Festival are eligible to audition. [17/02/14]
Announcing the 2014 Festival Clinicians!
Rotary Music Festival is pleased to announce this year's roster of fantastic clinicians. Click here to read more about them. [23/08/13]
  • Choral
    • Gerard Yun
    • Carol Beynon
  • Concert Band
    • Colin Clarke
    • Jonathan Degenais
    • Paula Holcombe
    • David McKinney
  • Jazz Band
    • Shirantha Beddage
    • Steve Haines

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