Itineraries - Festival Adjudications
I first came across her name as author of an excellent
article, years ago, on competitive music festivals in Canada.
That was not long after I had organized, for the Canadian
Music Counmcil, a symposium on the "pros and Cons of
the Competitive Festival," and so had been subjected
to much fervent nonsense on the topic. Bratu' article seemed
like an unexpected breath of sweet reason and made more sense
than I had heard in some time
a model of clear thinking and concise expression
Keith MacMillan, Head
Department of Music, University of Ottawa
2005 - A World of Contrasts, University
of Calgary - Bartók Piano Competition
1988 Young Artist Competitions Performers of Connecticut,
Westport, Connecticut. USA.
Other members of the Jury: Janina Fialkowska, Maxim Shostakovic
1974-75 Ontario President and National Vice President
Music Competitions (Montreal)
"Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canadian Music Teacher,
May 1972, 8-10.
Adjudicator Speaks Out Against Too Much Competition, The
Ottawa Journal, 1971.
Strive to be Unique,
Adjudicator Urges, The Spectator, Hamilton, 1973.
Adjudicator says: Young talent should be told of career variety
- Western Star, 1983.
system inhibits many talented persons
students unprepared for university music studies