The Emerging Artist Stream is the new name for the
FCMF National Music Festival’s
traditional programming for advanced-level competitors.
July 27-31, 2024
Mount Allison University in Sackville, NB

Registration Deadline: June 30, 2024   |   Registration Fee: $225

  • Participants in this stream are 30 years and under, playing advanced concert repertoire.
  • Classes available in the following disciplines: voice, piano, strings, guitar, woodwinds, brass, percussion, and musical theatre.
  • For complete class details consult the FCMF National Music Festival Syllabus
  • 1st and 2nd Place awards available in each discipline - $2,000 and $1,500 respectively
  • First Place Winners in each discipline compete for the $5,000 NRS Foundation Grand Award
  • First Place Winners in each discipline receive a professional performance or applied study opportunity

Adjudicators at affiliated Provincial Festivals or the Local Stream Qualifying Round may recommend TWO competitors in each discipline.

If you have any questions, please contact Barbara Long at