Nancy Nowosad has adjudicated music festivals for over 25 years in MB, SK and ON, and has also been an examiner for the Royal Conservatory for over 20 years. She maintains a private teaching studio in Winnipeg where she teaches all levels of piano, saxophone and theory.
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ARCT in Piano Performance
BMus in Piano Performance from University of Regina

Nancy Nowosad received her musical training in Saskatchewan, obtaining a Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance from the University of Regina and an Associateship Diploma in Piano Performance from the Royal Conservatory of Music. She also studied both saxophone and flute, and has been involved in a wide variety of bands and ensembles as a performer, clinician, and conductor. She has enjoyed a diverse musical career, combining private teaching with performing, accompanying, adjudicating, and various organist and choir director positions across Canada and while living in Germany and England.

Nancy has lived in Winnipeg for the last 27 years, where she maintains a busy schedule as a teacher of piano, theory, and saxophone. She regularly adjudicates music festivals and competitions in MB, SK, and ON, conducts workshops and masterclasses, and examines extensively for the Royal Conservatory of Music in both Canada and the United States. A versatile performer with many musical interests, Nancy continues to do some accompanying and church organ work as well as play jazz keyboard in the 17 piece Executive Big Band. For the past several years, Nancy has facilitated at AMAF’s Adjudicator Training Program, sharing her knowledge and years of experience with many others who have become active and successful adjudicators. She is also a member of the Board of Directors for the Winnipeg Music Festival, a member of both the Canadian Music Festival Adjudicators' Association and the Royal Canadian College of Organists, and has held various Provincial and Branch Executive positions with the Manitoba Registered Music Teachers' Association.

6 Sammons Cres,
R3R 3P8
Piano, Jazz Band, Wind Ensemble, Organ, Concert Band, Woodwinds, Church Music

MB: Swan Valley 2019; Winnipeg 2017 ; Gladstone 2017; Northern Lights 2017;The Pas 2016 & 2015; Mountain Music 2016; Southeastern MB 2014; Brandon 2014; Tempo 2014; Pembina Valley; Selkirk; Thompson; Dauphin; Deloraine; Evergreen; Meridian; Morden; Winkler; Portage La Prairie; Red River Valley; Rock Lake; Rockwood; Rolling River; Virden; Winkler; Beausejour
ON: Rainy River 2016 and 2 other previous years
SK: Saskatoon 2015 & 2013; Carnduff 2013; Regina; Moosomin; Melfort; Yorkton; Redvers; Estevan