Welcome to Lakehead Festival of Music and the Arts
A volunteer-based organization, the Lakehead Festival of Music and the Arts (LFMA) organizes an annual event for young people wishing to demonstrate their progress in their respective fields. We are grateful to our business and individual patrons and subscribers.
The 2017 Festival season dates are as follows: Dance – March 24 – 27, 2017 and Instrumental – March 31 – April 8, 2017. Registration deadline for instrumental entries is January 14, 2017 and for on-line dance entries is January 28, 2017. The entry forms and syllabus will be available in October for downloading.
Piano, Strings, Guitar, Brass, Woodwinds, Band, Choral, Voice, Ensembles, Dance and Speech Arts are the major categories in which children participate. For more information regarding the fields listed, please visit our syllabus page.
Dawn Sebesta is the current Festival Coordinator responsible for yearly planning and activities. She is supported by a variety of liason individuals who bring a wealth of expertise to the arts as follows:
Bernice Cranton, Chairperson; Marg Cupello, Vice-Chairperson; Michelle Grant, Director; Denise Krawczuk, Vocal Liaison; Gillian Sadler, Vocal Liaison; Olga Medvedeva, Strings Liaison; Debbie Anderson, Piano Liaison; and Betty-Ann Luoto, Dance Liaison.
The Lakehead Festival of Music and the Arts Executive is looking foward to a very exciting year with some amazing adjudicators.
Anyone interested in making a Festival donation or scholarship donation, please click here for further information.