2023 Member Access

Take The Stage, Be Heard 

CPAF 2023

We’re excited to welcome all our participants, their families, supporters and teachers to our CPAF community!


Young artists from across Alberta compete across multi-disciplinary performing arts. Eligible categories in our music festival include: Solo, Ensemble & Chamber performances.

Be Inspired



Create life-long friends and rivals. Learn from watching others and hearing their feedback so you can use it to improve your own performance.

Take Your Skills to the Next Level.

What You Need to Know

2023 Syllabi

Important Dates:

  • Registrations will open Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022, and close Sunday, Jan. 29, 2023, at 11:59 pm MST.

  • CPAF 2023 runs from April 18 - May 6, 2023.


Performance Locations:

We are in the process of securing amazing venues for all performers this year and will have updated venue information in the weeks to come. What we do know is that the locations include the Bella Concert Hall and Leacock Theatre, Mount Royal University, the 

Engineered Air Theatre, Arts Commons and Doherty Hall, Stampede Park. We thank everyone for your patience as we relaunch CPAF.



During our festival, talented and aspiring young artists compete for the chance to win over $20,000 worth of scholarships across multiple disciplines. All First Place performers will receive a scholarship award. Scholarship Awards are determined by the Adjudicator in alignment with prescribed scholarship requirements.


Official Placement:

  • All performers will be publicly acknowledged on the CPAF website within 15 days of the conclusion of the festival. 

  • First and Second placements in each performance class will be recognized on the CPAF website.

  • The overall festival Rosebowl winner will be recognized on the CPAF website.



We’re very happy to announce we have attracted an impressive list of reputable, internationally-recognized adjudicators. More information about them will be coming soon.


Rules and Regulations:

When you register to participate in the CPAF 2023, you agree to abide by the CPAF Rules and Regulations. Please read them carefully.

Don’t Miss Out! Registration opens Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022 and closes Sunday, Jan. 29, 2023 at 11:59 pm MST.