CBC Music has announced the winners of the 2018 Canadian Music Class Challenge across several categories. The winner of the MusiCounts Passion Prize is Calgary Arts Academy with their cover of Arkells “People’s Champ”. They will receive a $5,000 MusiCounts Band Aid Program instrument grant. Check out the school’s amazing video below:
A special shoutout to Orchard Park Secondary School in Stoney Creek, ON winners of the high school instrumental category. They previously received a MusiCounts Band Aid Program in 2014-2015. It’s great to see the instruments in use!
The Canadian Music Class Challenge had about 1000 entries from all across Canada. Thank you to all the teachers, students and schools that participated. We loved watching your videos!