2020-12-16

LAMP student a winner

by GAYLE WILSON

  • <p>TALENT TRUST, PHOTO</p><p>LAMP student composer Taylor MacGillivray.</p>

Composer Taylor MacGillivray of Halifax, who was a student of the Lunenburg Academy of Music (LAMP) this past summer, is the recipient of the $1,000 Kenneth Elloway Award for composition.

The award is supported by the Elloway family and is part of the Nova Scotia Talent Trust (NSTT) 2020 scholarship and special awards.

The awards' recipients were recognized in a virtual ceremony on December 13, which included greetings the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, His Honour The Honourable Arthur J. LeBlanc,ONS, QC.

Created to support the career of contralto Portia White 76 years ago, the Talent Trust supports talented Nova Scotian artists as they pursue their studies toward establishing professional careers in the arts.

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