Full article by Grant Lawrence, CBC.
This is it! Our judges have finally made their decisions in all categories of the 2021 Canadian Music Class Challenge. They have chosen the winning classes from thousands of Canadian music students — some who overcame extraordinary challenges in various parts of the country — to create these amazing video performances.
On behalf of everyone at CBC Music and MusiCounts, congratulations to our winners and a heartfelt thank you to all the music teachers and students who took part in this year's Challenge. It was overwhelming to witness what you were able to achieve this year, and it's a great salute to the importance of music education in this country.
Check out the entire list of winners, including Windsor Secondary School's Jazz Band for winning second prize in Category 7: Senior Instrumental (grades 11-12) for "Working for the Weekend." Watch their video.