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Oakville sisters earn gold at nationwide song pageant in Quebec

Oakville sisters earn gold at nationwide song pageant in Quebec

Two Oakville sisters have earned gold medals the CANIMAX Canadian Track Pageant, a countrywide classical song pageant, held closing month in Quebec Town.

Sisters Yoanna Haeun Jang and Hanah Kim Jang, each violinists, had been each and every named Gold medal prize winners of their respective age Strings classes on the nationwide finals in past due June 2022. The contest performances had been held on the College of Laval after qualifying in the neighborhood.

Out of a conceivable 100, Yoanna earned a 96% mark within the 15 yr previous Strings class. Hanah earned a 94% mark within the 10 yr previous Strings class.

The CANIMAX Canadian Track Pageant is a countrywide classical song pageant for early life throughout Canada. Any individual who rankings an 87% or upper is invited to accomplish on the nationwide finals each and every June. There have been native auditions previous this yr in 65 towns throughout Canada.

Match organizers say that, “thru a contest procedure and comparable actions,” they “convey in combination younger Canadian musicians, beef up their find out about of classical song, nurture their pastime and ability, and inspire the perseverance and self-discipline required within the fulfillment of excellence.

Each ladies have made their native colleges proud: Yoanna is a scholar of Nelson Prime College in Burlington, whilst Hanah proudly attends W.H. Morden Public College right here in Oakville.

Each ladies also are scholars of the Phil and Eli Taylor Efficiency Academy for Younger Artists, the Royal Conservatory of Track, and find out about violin with Dr. Conrad Chow. 

Congratulations Yoanna and Hanah for your gold medal wins!

Extra details about this yr’s pageant and the Jang sisters’ rankings are on-line right here.


Tyler Collins

Tyler Collins is the Oakville Information publishing assistant and humanities reporter. He began with the inside track in 2016 and now focuses on present and reside occasions, movie, theatre and leisure.

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