Awards

In support of developing young singers, the Choir makes a number of awards.

      Arion Choir Ursula Thomas Bursary

    Male vocal student at a post-secondary level considered to have significant potential as a vocal performer.

    • 2016 – Zach Power
    • 2015 – Zander Felton
    • 2011 – Paul Luongo
    • 2010 – Joshua Lovell
    • 2010 Ursula Thomas Bursary Presentation

      President David Buckman - Joshua Lovell - Accompanist Ursula Thomas – Music Director Laurie Walker

      2010 Ursula Thomas Bursary Presentation

      President David Buckman - Don & Charmaine Lovell - Joshua Lovell - Accompanist Ursula Thomas

    • 2005 – Isaiah Bell

      Arion Choir Bursary

    Promising male vocal student at a post-secondary level.

    • 2010 – Matthew Huijsmans

      Arion Choir Harold Treloar Memorial Prize

    Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival: Most promising senior male vocalist

    • 2017 – Kaden Forsberg AND Rose Bowl Winner!
    • 2017 GVPAF Rose Bowl Winner

      Most Promising Senior Male Vocalist and Rose Bowl Winner

    • 2016 – Kaden Forsberg
    • 2015 – Kaden Forsberg
    • 2014 – Kaden Forsberg
    • 2013 – Andy Erasmus
    • 2012 – Richard Cunningham
    • 2011 – Paul Winkelmans, baritone
    • 2010 – Andy Erasmus
    • 2009 – Isaiah Bell, tenor
    • 2008 – Benjamin Schaan, baritone
    • 2007 – Sunny Shams, tenor
    • 2006 – Aaron Durand, baritone
    • 2005 – Nicolas Owrego, bass; Leete Stetson, tenor

      Arion Choir Prize

    Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival: Most promising senior male vocalist

    • 2004 – Eric Olsen
    • 2003 – Jeremy Bowes, bass
    • 2002 – Jeremy Bowes, bass; Tyler Carson; David Mitten; Martin Sadd
    • 2001 – Carey Newman; Scott Vannan; Donald Fisher
    • 2000 – Austin Larusson; Donald Fisher; Grant Wardlow
    • 1999 – Donald Fisher
    • 1998 – Sam Marcaccini, baritone
    • 1997 – Ken Lavigne, tenor