- Nov 16, 2021
What is RCM?
Founded in 1886, The Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM) is known for being the national standard for music education. It provides a consistent way of recognizing achievement and progress in musical development and upholds examiners, teachers and music students to the highest standards. Music students receive well-rounded music instruction that encompasses the practical side of learning an instrument and the study of music theory and composition style. In short, RCM ensures tha
- Nov 11, 2021
How Did the Last Post Become Associated with Remembrance Day?
On the 11th day of the 11th month, at the 11th hour, a bugle player solemnly plays the tune of the Last Post on a windy morning at the cenotaph of the unknown soldier. Canadians in schools, workplaces, and their homes observe a moment of silence to commemorate those who paid with their lives while serving their country. Many places around the world also have similar ceremonies taking place. So how did the Last Post become closely associated with Remembrance Day? To find out,