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The winner of the Junior Instrumental Rose Bowl is Nina Weber

The winner of the Junior Vocal Rose Bowl is Anna Barry.

2015 Program Now Online. Click Here to view.

The Kiwanis Music Festival has been a firm establishment within the greater St. John's area for over 50 years. For many it is the definitive venue for aspiring musicians (young and seasoned) to showcase their talents on a public stage.

This website has been launched as a showcase of that talent - past and present. We hope that you will find something useful and informative through these pages.

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A Message from Margaret Wakeham.
President of the Kiwanis Music Festival Association of St. John's

Welcome to the St.John’s Kiwanis Music Festival for 2015, from February 22 to March 5th . The year 2015 also marks the 100th anniversary of Kiwanis International whose motto is "serving the children of the world". The members of the Kelligrews Kiwanis Club and the St. John’s Kiwanis Clubs are proud to sponsor and organize our 64th music festival as part of our service to the communities of the northeast Avalon. We treasure the performances of all participants in a range of classes, (both competitive and non-competitive) in voice, piano, strings, brass, woodwinds and percussion, small ensembles, choirs and bands. We are pleased to offer through the support of patrons, advertisers, families and friends over $20,000 in scholarships and prizes to be shared among qualifying competitors. We thank our many supporters and volunteers for your service in maintaining the quality, excitement and success of our festival. We look forward to listening to the guiding wisdom of our esteemed adjudicators and we invite you all to enjoy the many wonderful musical moments of the 64th St. John’s Music Festival.



Kiwanis Music Festival Association of St. John’s

festival news
updated: 23/02/15

2015 Program now online.

On page 83 of the program the Group Rose Bowl Competition will be held at the Arts & Culture Center and NOT the D. F. Cook Recital Hall.

THE PIANO CAMP CASH AWARD OF $250.00, to be awarded to the most outstanding performance by an individual for Class 3030 Piano Concert Group - youth 13 Years & Under. Donated by the director Sheena Roberts.


festival results

* Festival results are listed by date, as published in The Telegram.(PDF Format)

Feb. 22
Feb. 23
Feb. 24
Feb. 25
Feb. 26
Feb. 27
Feb. 28
Mar. 1
Mar. 2
Mar. 3
Mar. 4

Junior Rose Bowl 2015 Programme

Senior Rose Bowl 2015 Programme

Group Rose Bowl 2015 Programme