School of Music News

Dr. Beverley Diamond, Canada Research Chair in Ethnomusicology at Memorial’s School of Music and Faculty of Arts has been awarded the SSHRC Gold Medal for lifetime achievement and impact as a scholar.

Andrew Staniland

The School of Music is proud to announce that Dr. Andrew Staniland is one of two Memorial professors to receive one of the highest honours for an academic in Canada.  

Pan Labrador and Newfoundland Youth Choir, 2012.

When Drs. Angus and Jean Bruneau gave a one million gift to create the Bruneau Centre for Excellence in Choral Music (BCECM) at Memorial University, they hoped the donation would “help people make ripples within their communities.”

A professor of composition recently achieved a milestone for Memorial’s School of Music – its first East Coast Music Award (ECMA).

Dr. Maureen Volk, professor with the School of Music at Memorial, has been recognized as one of the nation’s top teachers.

Have a vision for choral music in Newfoundland and Labrador? Now is your chance to dream big.

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