Festival at a Glance

Interested in attending the 2019 Oakville Vocal Arts Festival? The festival will start on Monday, November 11th and will conclude with a Festival Concert featuring selected solos and a mass choir on Sunday, November 24th.

We'd like to remind everyone that the Festival and all of its venues are scent-free. We kindly ask that everyone attending refrain from using scents to allow all in attendance the opportunity to enjoy themselves.

Fees

Competitors and accompanists do not pay entrance fees. However, spectators who wish to attend the festival will have to pay the following:

  • Day passes are $3
  • Festival passes are $10 (note: this does not include the final concert)
  • The final concert is $10 (12 & under free)

Passes can be purchased on-site.

Below you will find the festival's schedule.

Week 1: Classical Voice

Adjudicator: Dr. Vicki St.Pierre
Venue: Glen Abbey United Church
1469 Nottinghill Gate
Oakville, ON L6M 1X7

Monday, November 11
9:00 am – 12:15 pm
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Tuesday, November 12
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
2:15 pm – 5:00 pm

Wednesday, November 13
9:00 am – 12:10 pm
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Thursday, November 14
9:20 am – 12:30 pm
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Friday, November 15
9:30 am – 12:15 pm

Week 2: Musical Theatre

Adjudicator: Marie Baron
Venue: 1469 Nottinghill Gate
Oakville, ON L6M 1X7

Monday, November 18
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
1:30 pm – 5:30 pm
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Tuesday, November 19
9:00 am – 12:15 pm
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Wednesday, November 20
9:00 am – 12:30 pm
2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
6:00 pm – 9:15 pm

Thursday, November 21
9:00 am – 12:30 pm
2:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Friday, November 22
9:30 am – 12:00 pm
1:30 pm – 5:15 pm

Ensembles, Family Music & Singer-Songwriter

Adjudicator: Ryan Marshall
Venue: Glen Abbey
November 22, 2019
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Workshops

Venue: Walton United Church
2489 Lakeshore Rd W
Oakville, ON L6L 1H9

Saturday November 16
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Junior Workshop (12 and under Voice)
1:00pm – 3:00 pm
Senior Workshop (13 and over Voice)

Saturday November 23
1:00 pm – 3:30pm
Junior Workshop (12 and under Music Theatre)
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Senior Workshop (13 and over Music Theatre)

Final Concert

Venue: Glen Abbey
Sunday, November 24
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.