2019 Hilda King Theory Awards


The Victoria Branch of the BC Registered Music Teachers has awarded the 2019 Hilda King Theory Award to the following VCM students:

Nicholas Zhang received the award for the highest mark for RCM Grade 9 Harmony.  Nicholas studied grade 9 Harmony at the 2019 VCM summer academy and wrote his exam in the summer session. This is quite the accomplishment!  Nick studies piano with Yoomi Kim and theory with Crystal Wiksyk.

Rafael Edora received the 2019 award (a tie) for the highest mark in RCM Grade 10 Harmony and Counterpoint.  Of special note, Rafael also received the award for highest mark in Grade 9 Harmony in 2018, and received First Class Honours with Distinction on his Grade 9 AND 10 Harmony & Counterpoint examinations.  Well done Rafael!

Rafael is continuing his music studies and has joined the men’s choir at his high school this year.  He studied Harmony 9 & 10 with Crystal Wiksyk, History with Robert Holliston and studies piano with Linda Low.

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