News

a

Contests

CBC Music Class Challenge 2018 Edition


  • By Amsa Yaro


ShArE


CBC Music Class Challenge 2018 Edition

CBC Music's Canadian Music Class Challenge is back again with the song list for the 2018 edition. If you're a teacher of an elementary, junior high, high school, after-school program or music club, or know somebody who is, your class or school could win $5,000 in new instruments for your music program!

With the support of CBC Music and MusiCounts, this is your chance to teach Canadian music in the classroom. The challenge is open for students at the elementary, junior-high, and high-school levels.

This year’s pre-approved songs for the challenge are:

"Stay" by Alessia Cara
"There's Nothing Holdin' me Back" by Shawn Mendes
"Hallelujah" by Leonard Cohen
"Big Yellow Taxi" by Joni Mitchell
"What I Wouldn't Do" by Serena Ryder
"Knocking at the Door" and "People's Champ" by Arkells
"If I Had a Million Dollars" by Barenaked Ladies
"Giants" by Lights
"The Unforgotten" by Iskwé
"Must be Santa" by Raffi
"Rien a Faire" by Marie-Pierre Arthur
"Life is a Highway" by Tom Cochrane
"Sure" by aquakultre
"Takin' Care of Business" by Bachman Turner Overdrive
"Carry it On" by Buffy Sainte-Marie
"C Okay" by LGS (Le Groupe Swing)
"Mon Pays" by Gilles Vigneault
"Mummers Dance" by Loreena McKennitt
"Charmed Life" by Diana Krall
"I Went to the Market" (traditional)
"Je Veux Tout" by Ariane Moffatt
"Weighty Ghost" by Wintersleep
Your challenge: choose a song from the list, then teach it to your students once classes commence in the fall of 2018. Register your class, then submit a video of the class performing the song by our deadline.

Registration for the Canadian Music Class Challenge begins on Aug. 28, 2018. Video submissions will be accepted starting on Oct. 2, 2018. 

 



  • TIP OF THE ICEBERG

    LONDON MUSIC CENSUS AN OVERVIEW: TIP OF THE ICEBERG

    The London Music Office embarked on its initial journey to understand…

    Read Full Article

Popular Articles

More Articles

You Might also Like…

  • Record Store Day 2019

    Record Store Day 2019

    Record Store Day 2019 is upon us and LMO has complied a full listing of happenings around London for…

  • Dundas Demo Sessions

    Dundas Demo Sessions

    During 2019 JUNO Week, March 12th, 13th, and 14th, selected artists will record one (1) demo version…

  • Dundas Sessions: Pop-Up Studio

    Dundas Sessions: Pop-Up Studio

    During 2019 JUNO Week, the London Music Office strives to connect celebrated London Engineers &…

  • Business Cares Food Drive

    Business Cares Food Drive

    December isn't far away and to get in the holiday spirit, The City of London through Business Cares…

  • Open for USS & Win A Songwriting Sessions

    Open for USS & Win A Songwriting Sessions

    Calling all London bands & artists! The #USSBonavistaTour will be stopping in London to play Rum…

  • MusicOntario's private showcase room at Folk Music Ontario returns

    MusicOntario's private showcase room at Folk Music Ontario returns

    MusicOntario's private showcase room at Folk Music Ontario returns: September 27-30, 2018! …

Mailing List

Sign up to receive our newsletter highlighting the latest industry news, upcoming events, resources, workshops and more in London.

Mailing Address Information
Mailing Address Information Submit Button
We value your privacy, never share your information and you can opt out at any time.