In 2011, Courtney did her first audition with Animae Gospel Choir after reading an article on a local newspaper, although there were many children for the audition to participate in this show, and, although she had no experience of singing in a show before, she made it through. After that experience, she began to attend singing lessons. Her vocal coaches are Josef Tabone from Vocal Booths Studio and Joshua Alamu from Mad about the Voice.
Her first participation in a local Festival was in August in 2012 were she sang ‘Dream a little Dream of Me’. Afterwards, she continued participating in various local and International festivals, and also on singing competitions aired on TV.
Courtney won various times placing First, Second and third apart form ‘Best Effort Trophies’, ‘Best Achievement Trophies’ and ‘Overall Trophies’. In 2012, she participated in Spiteri Lucas Entertainment ‘Movies in Concert’. In April 2016, she took part in Euro Stars International Festival 2016 where for the second consecutive year she made it to the final and in 2016 she was awarded as the ‘Star of the Festival’ upon 3 categories. She also participated in The Entertainers Singing Challenge 2016 by Spiteri Lucas Entertainment on Net TV where she made to the semi-finals. Currently, Courtney is one of the 10 Finalists of Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza 2017 in the section (Kantanti Ġodda) whereas only 3 are to pass for the final night by Televoting. This is a new challenge for Courtney so from here we wish her luck.
In September 2015, she also sung overseas in Volare Festival in Romania amongst 120 participants from 7 different countries. She won the Junior Trophy from the 12-14 years category. The Junior Trophy is given for the highest amount of points upon the overalls who won in the 12-13 and 13-14 years categories.
Apart from the Festivals, Courtney took part in various TV fund raising activities and Village Festa activities. She also sang as part of the Vocal Teen Troupes choir on ‘Ħadd Għalik’ and ‘L- Istrina’ and ‘Eli and I’ shows.
Apart from singing, she also plays the piano and she took part in various Drama activities mostly school Talent shows where she was chosen for various parts and in March 2015 she was the main actress in the ‘Little Mermaid’. She hopes that she will continue taking parts in musical activities in the near future as Musical Theatre is and will remain her biggest passion. Currently, she is one of the teens to participate on the weekly radio programme ‘Għażliet’ hosted by Dulcima Aquilina.
Every year she waits eagerly to participate as a soloist in the Annual Show cases organized by Vocal Booths Studio and Mad about the Voice respectively.
Courtney likes to listen to all type of music but her favorite singer is Demi Lovato and Dua lipa. She also likes to read in Maltese and English.
Courtney’ s wish is that in everything she participates will be of great satisfaction to her and that one day she will go to London to learn about musicals and eventually participates in them too. She also wishes to become a Gynaecologist or something similar so she will be able to help others.
|2013||Għanja Ġmiel is-Seba Noti||Għażiża Inti||(Click for Video)|
|2017||Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza 2017 (Talent Ġdid)||Ħielsa|