Classical / Art Music
Olivia Callahan is a second-year trumpet major at Memorial University’s School of Music. She is currently working toward auditioning for the performance programme, which if successful, Olivia will start in the fall.
Olivia grew up in Corner Brook, NL, where she was surrounded by musical opportunities from the start. Learning Piano at the age of 4, violin at 7, and trumpet at 12. She was a participant in the Corner Brook Rotary Festival every year since the age of 5 on piano, then violin and trumpet at age 14. Olivia also participated in the Rose Bowl competition since the age of 12 on both violin and trumpet. She won the Rotary Scholarship in 2016, and both an entrance scholarship and the Mrs. Grace Morgan from Memorial University of Newfoundland. In her second year, Olivia won the Fredrick and Isabel Emerson Memorial Scholarship for 2017.