National Organ Playing Competition (Hamilton, On.) Semi-final round


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Semi-final round: Roughly 2.5 Hours

Five semi-finalists will perform on the 2018 Wallace tracker organ at Ancaster Canadian Reformed Church. While the choice of repertoire is up to the individual competitor, the programme must include a piece by a Canadian composer and a work by Johann Sebastian Bach. For details of the players, programmes, and jury members, visit the competition website: National-Competition.

List of competitors: Raphaël Ashby, Tyler Boehmer, Maria Gajra, Samuel Lee, Manuel Piazza, Alexander Straus-Fausto, Organ, a.o.

Finals: roughly two hours.

Three finalists will perform a programme of 40-45 minutes, including a newly commissioned piece by Hamilton composer John Laing. They are competing for $8,500 in prizes. The jury will consist of Michael Bloss, Isabelle Demers, David Enlow, John Laing, and Patricia Wright.

Available on demand until Sept. 30 (Each round is a separate ticketed event.)



Date(s) - 08/09/2021
12:00 pm - 11:59 pm

Organ Festival Canada

Price Range
$15 (single concert) $60 (daily pass) $248 (festival pass for all concerts)

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See description above for listing of semi-finalists

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