Thank you to our Major Sponsors


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Festival Dates:
October 31 - November 12, 2016

No classes will be scheduled past 5:00 pm on October 31 (Halloween).


The 2016 syllabus is now available.   Click on Festival/Syllabus to view the syllabus. 


The 2016 Rotary Burlington Music Festival online registration is now closed.

Online Registration closed at midnight September 30, 2016

Rotary Burlington Music Festival schedules are now posted in your Festival online registration account.  Log into your online account to view your schedule. Schedules will not be mailed out.  It is your responsibility to check your account for your personal Festival schedule.  To view your schedule, click on festival/syllabus, log into your festival account and click on participants: View &/or update your classes, then click on my classes.


Grand Festival Concert:
Saturday, November 19, 2016, 7 pm, at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre.

Grand Festival Concert Tickets:
Reserved seating tickets can be purchased at the Performing Arts Centre, or to order tickets, call 905-681-6000, or


Daily Festival admission is $3.

Two week Festival pass is $10.


The Rotary Burlington Music Festival Board greatly appreciates and thanks all of our dedicated volunteers for their support during our 2015 Music Festival. Your contributions ensured a successful event and we hope to see you all again next year!

Thank you,

Janet Canavan, President







Interested in getting involved? Volunteering >>






2016 Syllabus is now available online.



Already registered?
If you created a new account last year, you DO NOT need to create a new account for 2016. Last year's online accounts are still valid.

New to our festival?
If you did not participate in the Rotary Burlington Music Festival last year, you MUST CREATE AN ACCOUNT before registering for the 2016 festival!

To view the " How to Register for the Festival Tutorial",


Participants > You can sign in
before you select your
classes. Create an account early and you will receive timely festival information. Your account will
allow you to see your class
information online.Carefully proof read all spelling--what you submit will be printed in the programme Participants can login to: edit Spelling, correct /change Composer and /or Selection name or add a Teacher code until the close of registration.

Teachers > If you signed up last
year, you DO NOT need to create a
new account this year.

Volunteers > Have a passion
for music and would like to
get involved? Sign up and we'll connect with you. Learn more about how you can help >>

Donate - Sponsorships and
Scholarships are at the heart
of making this Festival a success.
Learn more here >>

About your account:
Once you have an account you will be able to login in to see your details,
receive timely Festival information.

Looking for a Collaborative Pianist (Accompanist)? Click here for a list of those willing to accompany participants at the Rotary Burlington Music Festival.



18 fabulous years!

Our Festival Mandate is to
cultivate the growth of the
arts in the community by
providing each participant
with the opportunity to
perform in a friendly atmosphere,
to strive for excellence,
to learn from others
and to enhance their musical

"A prime example for others to follow -
wonderful, well organized,
great adjudicators, fantastic
volunteers still the best we
have ever attended."

"The festival provides a wonderful opportunity for students to prepare their pieces before an exam and to understand how different performers approach their pieces."

"This has been a very positive, rewarding and educational experience for our daughter. Thank-you all for making this very worthwhile event happen."



Celebrating 18 fabulous years!