The SINGout4JUSTICE song writing competition has showcased some of the brightest musical talent in New Zealand for more than a decade. The theme for 2021 is A NEW WAY FORWARD. Ever since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic the world has changed. We are faced with the challenge of finding A NEW WAY FORWARD. There is a real need for love, justice and peace to be at the heart of any change as we have come to see so cleraly that we are all part of the one global family.
Well done to all the students who entered the SINGout4JUSTICE song writing competition for 2021. The judges were impressed with the quality and diverse range of compositions.
We are pleased to announce the following results from this year's competition:
Winner Y7-10 section:
Year 10, Kavanagh College, Dunedin
(featuring Anamika Jones)
Winner Y11-13 section:
Year 12, Garin College, Nelson
(featuring Caitlyn Smith and Josh Hall)
The following participants were highly commended by the judges for reaching the finals...
Highly commended (Y7-10):
Lea Baker, Abby Lawn and Oracle-Rose Haenga-Ashby - Justice
Sofia Vibar and Kate Hoang - Change
Lizzie Bar - Move on
Helen Misiloi, Tayla Rua, Ariana Steffany, Isabella Leiatua, Gia Gore Chapman and Helena Dunn - Where is the Love
Hannah Middleton and Grace Baunton-Browne - United Through Kindness
Highly commended (Y11-13):
Ezra Neal - Fly Again
Monica Tuala, Apriljoy Avito, Rebecca Rice and Amber Maitland - Be Firm in Your Faith
Joseph Safiti - Dear Brother
Joseph Esera - Looking Forward
Liberty Fowler - Look What We Have Here
Kevin Faauma, Joseph Olo, Asalemo Ioane and Tionisio Moataane - Comfort Me With Your Love
We can't wait until next year's competition so check back soon for the theme for 2022!