Through the Laetitia-Cyr Scholarship Fund, Jeunesses Musicales New Brunswick offers scholarships to New Brunswick instrumentalists and classical singers wishing to pursue advanced studies in classical music which may include taking master classes, attending a prominent music camp or participating in a national or international competition or a related music project.
For the 2021 edition, applications can be submitted by April 15, for artistic projects to be completed by April 15, 2022.
For more information, please contact Sébastien Sirois at 506 253-2739 or at email@example.com
The Laetitia-Cyr Fund
Created in 2000 to pay tribute to a great lady of the cultural scene in Atlantic Canada, the purpose of the Laetitia-Cyr Fund is to assist young emerging artists in classical music in New Brunswick. The past scholarship recipients are:
2021 : Martine Jomphe (Hanwell), piano ; Jack Smith (Florenceville-Bristol), saxophone ; Hanna Wilson (Fredericton), trombone ; Carlo Comier (Dieppe), baryton.
2019 : Brooklyn Duffie (Fredericton), piano ; Martine Jomphe (Hanwell), piano ; Sasha Léger (Dieppe), composer.
2017 : Conor P. Britt (Rothesay), cello ; Justin Demers (Fredericton), piano ; Naomi Ford (Riverview), flute ; Martine Jomphe (Hanwell), piano ; Jonathan Lagacé (Petit Rocher), flute ; Minage Masui (Sackville), piano ; Sarah Sharpe (Woodstock), singer.
2015 : D’Arcy Blunston (Grand-Sault), voice ; Sumira Bothé (Moncton), violin ; Conor P. Britt (Rothersay), cello ; Sienna Cho (Fredericton), violin ; Mélanie Cosman (Moncton), trumpet ; Hiroko Hanamura (Sackville), piano ; brothers Jinmyung, Sumyung and Jinwon Jang (Fredericton), violin.