Plans are underway for a LIVE Festival for 2021! We're super excited to still be able to provide this opportunity for our young artists! Of course this will entail some modifications to what has happened in "normal" years, but we know you'll all be on board with doing whatever it takes to make... read more


Due to Alberta Government restricition and policies put in place by Medicine Hat College, the Rose Bowl Evening is now CLOSED to the public. However, you can watch the entire concert from the comfort of your home! The evening will be Live Streaming on our Facebook page ( read more

So excited to introduce our 2020 Student Mentorship Team! Watch our Facebook page for their advice on calming nerves, performance tips, and other great information, and get in touch with us at if you'd like to speak with one of our Mentors for specific questions or... read more

You can read all about the latest updates to Festival rules, and local festival news, here! 
Fall 2019 Newsletter

Congratulations to the following performers for their 2019 Alberta Music Festival Association Provincial Festival results!

Guiciola Trio: Soren Lorentzen (viola), Laec Lorentzen (cello), Rhys Parks (guitar) - FIRST PLACE, Senior Chamber
Soren Lorentzen - FIRST PLACE, Senior Viola... read more

The following performers have been recommended to the 2019 Alberta Music Festival Association Provincials Festival to be held at the end of May in Edmonton, Alberta. 

Grades 1/3  - St. Louis
Grades 4/6  - St. Michael's
Junior High - St. Mary's... read more

Congratulations to the following performers, who have been recommended to the Rose Bowl (held on March 15 at 7 in the College Theatre):
CHORAL - Medicine Hat College Girls Choir
VOCAL - Loni Nickel
SPEECH - Debasri Jena
PIANO - Josie Hoffarth
MUSICAL THEATRE -... read more

We are so excited to be able to introduce our first ever Student Mentorship Team! The following long-time Festival performers have made themselves available to new or not-so-new Festival participants, who may just need a little extra... read more

As of October 20, 2018, Alberta is no longer a member of the Federation of Canadian Music Festivals, which is our National organization, and contains the Provincial/National class streams. This was a unanimous decision by all delegates attending the AMFA conference (with one abstention), and... read more

Congratulations to 2018 Rose Bowl Winner, Soren Lorentzen (Viola), and to our Runner Up, Jessica Schnell (Musical Theatre).