The Manitoba Classroom Guitar Association (MCGA) is a non-profit organization that advocates on behalf of music educators and classroom guitar education in Manitoba.
45 % of schools offer guitar classes in Canada
55% of Ontario High Schools offer Guitar
Over 100 schools currently offer Guitar Classes in Manitoba
See below for next year's MCGA events and resources.
Have a relaxing summer!
4th Annual MCGA Professional Learning Workshop
Monday, January 27, 2020
8:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Louis Riel School Division Office
This workshop is designed to assist existing and prospective classroom guitar educators. Veteran classroom teachers will guide participants through a range of topics.
CREATIVE MUSIC FESTIVAL
10th Annual MCGA Creative Music Festival
Monday, June 1st, 2020
Dakota Collegiate Theatre
Cost : FREE
The festival goal is to promote creativity in the music classroom and showcase an evening of original music, composed and performed by students.
“Playing the guitar can be a very personal, intimate experience. It’s an instrument you cradle—your body is in direct contact with the guitar. There is an almost immediate bond and students become very attached to their instrument.”