National Anthem Call for Singers

Would you like to perform the National Anthem at the 2017 NorQuest College Convocation at the Francis Winspear Centre for Music?

NorQuest College is looking for an experienced singer, duo or group to sing “O Canada” at two convocation ceremonies on May 25, 2017.

Applications and audition videos are being accepted now!

If you are a current NorQuest College student or graduating at the May 2017 convocation, you are eligible to apply.

  1. Applicants must submit one audition video singing the National Anthem a cappella (voice only, no instruments) without voice enhancements or background music.
  2. Complete the National Anthem Audition Applications Form (83K pdf) and submit it along with an audio-video file or a link to a YouTube video to convocation@norquest.ca.
  3. Studio quality recordings are not necessary. You may apply either as a soloist, duo, or group (four people maximum). For a duo or group, one form per member is required but only one video submission is needed.
  4. Applications must be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. Friday, March 31, 2017. No late entries will be accepted.

A panel of judges will review all the submissions and finalists may be asked to audition live at NorQuest College. All applicants will be notified of the status of their application, by email, no later than Monday, April 24, 2017. Up to two finalists could be selected to perform at one or both ceremonies: Thursday, May 25, 2017, 10:00 am and/or 2:30 pm at the Francis Winspear Centre for Music.