• 2019-03-19: Personal registration/schedule URLs for all participants & teachers have been sent out. Contact us if you don't have yours.
  • 2019-03-08: Thanks to the 276 performers entering the festival and their 55 teachers. We are now setting the detailed schedule for the 288 classes.
  • 2019-03-03: An initial set of accompanists / collaborative pianists is posted.
  • 2019-03-01: Posted a general timeline of events before and after the festival for participants.
  • 2019-02-01: Graded Piano syllabus changed: old class 280 returned, new class 280A (Prep A RCM) added.
  • 2019-01-31: Graded Piano syllabus changed: class 280 replaced by 280A (RCM Prep A) and 280B (RCM Prep B).
  • 2018-12-03: Registration is open until March 1, 2019.
  • 2018-10-20: Syllabus and Rules for 2019 BMF have been posted. Future changes may occur and will be noted here.
  • 2018-06-05: The dates for the 2019 BMF are set: Monday April 29 through Saturday, May 4.


  • 2018-05-17: We are starting to post photos & videos of the Festival to Gallery 2018. Send yours for consideration.
  • 2018-05-15: 7pm @ St. Andrews Church, the Festival of Stars ($2 adult/$10 family) will include a dozen performances and all the awards.
  • 2018-05-10: Brantford Expositor: 'An absolute privilege'
  • 2018-05-05: Thanks to all participants for a great festival. Final statistics: 64 teachers, 6 adjudicators, 283 performers, 615 performances. See you next year!
  • 2018-04-30: Brantford Expositor: Brant Music Festival hits right note
  • 2018-04-30: The Festival has begun!
  • 2018-04-29: Pre-paid passes will be available at the door at first class. Passes are also available for purchase at the venue, $2/adult or $10/week/family.
  • 2018-04-20: Some minor schedule changes continue to be made. Participant should periodically recheck their online schedule.
  • 2018-04-13: Detailed schedules and adjudicator bios are available at the Syllabus page.
  • 2018-04-10: The Venues page includes an overview of the schedule.
  • 2018-04-09: Emails have been sent to all teachers and participants with their performance schedule. Please check your inbox. Contact us and/or your teacher if you haven't received it yet; some of the email addresses were not valid.
  • 2018-03-27: Thanks to the 275 performers entering the festival and their 60 teachers. We are now setting the detailed schedule for the 301 classes.
  • 2018-02-28: Brantford Expositor: New music festival takes shape
  • 2018-02-06: Registration deadline extended to March 20.
  • 2017-08-16: Brantford Expositor: With Kiwanis out, new music festival planned