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Daniel Hass

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Aspiring young cellist Daniel Hass wins 2016 Michael Measures Prize

A unique collaboration between the Canada Council for the Arts and the NYO Canada (National Youth Orchestra of Canada), this $25,000 prize recognizes promising talent in the next generation of Canadian classical musicians.

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Meet our latest prize winners!

Congratulations to our latest Canada Council prize winners in humanities, dance, architecture, theatre, music and visual arts! Get to know these outstanding artists, scholars, organizations and their works.

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Colette Cheverie

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Colette Cheverie brings Celtic music west

Colette Cheverie brought a bit of the East Coast to the West with her songs inspired by traditional Scottish, Irish and English folk songs. Her tour of Alberta and Saskatchewan allowed her to promote her acclaimed debut album Hours Before Dawn...