2016 Recipients of the Annual Music Awards for Excellence

The Air Cadet League of Canada is pleased to announce William Mann, of 18 Dartmouth Lions Squadron in Shearwater, Nova Scotia, and Dylan Scheerschmidt, of Bow Valley Squadron in Oxbow, Saskatchewan, as this year’s recipients of the Air Cadet League of Canada Annual Music Awards for Excellence.

As part of the Annual Music Awards for Excellence, two awards are presented annually, one each to an outstanding Air Cadet Military Band Musician and an outstanding Air Cadet Pipe Band Musician. William Mann has earned the Air Cadet Military Band Musician Award and Dylan Scheerschmidt the Air Cadet Pipe Band Musician Award.

In addition to a cheque in the amount of $350 provided by Long & McQuade, each cadet musician will receive a watch courtesy of the Royal Canadian Air Force Association.

The Air Cadet League of Canada is a civilian non-profit community based and volunteer led organization which is dedicated to supporting the objectives of the Royal Canadian Air Cadet program, and to developing in youth the attributes of good citizenship and leadership; promoting physical fitness; and stimulating the interest of youth in the aviation and aerospace industry, including the air element of the Canadian Forces.