2016 Pat Shand Essay Competition Winner

The winner of the 2016 Pat Shand Essay Contest on Canadian Music in Education is Sandie Heckel of Western University. The title of her essay is Soundscapes: Using Informal Learning Pedagogy to Create a Canadian strand of Musical Futures. Ms. Heckel will receive a cash prize for her essay and it will be published in a forthcoming issue of Canadian Music Educator.