World Singing Day Posted on October 12, 2018

Celebrated since 2012 on the third Saturday in October every year, World Singing Day encourages opportunities for the world to sing! With a mission to unite the global family by singing together, World Singing Day events “celebrate our common humanity, use the power of singing together to connect people and communities, and promote health and …

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Two UAlberta Augustana professors to take over North Campus art gallery Posted on October 4, 2018

Through the month of October, Augustana visual arts professors Keith Harder and Julian Forrest’s exhibit Biomythography will run in the Fine Arts Building gallery.

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Can music be violence? The banning of “Drill” music and it’s influence in the UK Posted on September 18, 2018

Augustana musicologist Alex Carpenter examines the recent push to ban Drill music in the UK to determine whether or not music can cause violence.

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Informal Postmodern Music Performance Posted on February 16, 2018

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 11th, 2018 @ 12:00 PM

Roger Admiral, instructor, and the students in AUMUS 369/469 give an informal performance of postmodern music. There is no charge and the public is welcome. The program will include: Simon Steen-Anderson’s Difficulties Putting It Into Practice, Jennifer Walshe’s EVERYTHING YOU OWN HAS BEEN TAKEN TO A DEPOT SOMEWHERE, and James Saunders’ positions in the sequence correctly recalled. Wednesday, …

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Bach Cantata Recital Posted on February 16, 2018

Scheduled for: Tuesday March 13th, 2018 @ 8:00 PM

Featuring Augustana vocal majors Carrie-Ann Hubbard, Hilda Lam, and Eric Skretting and Roger Admiral, piano. Guest artists include Alyssa Miller, oboe, and Chris Hodge, trumpet. No admission is charged but donations are welcome. All proceeds go to the Vocal Chamber Music initiative. R.A.R.E.

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University Music Student Gala Recital Posted on February 2, 2018

Scheduled for: Thursday March 15th, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Augustana Music Student Gala! Don’t miss the Augustana Music Student Gala Recital slated for Thursday, March 15 at 5:00 pm in the Augustana Faith & Life Chapel. There is no admission charged, and no ticket is necessary. Enjoy Augustana piano, voice and instrumental music students perform for the public at a special gala recital. Witness these students of …

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Spring Concert Posted on December 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday April 29th, 2018 @ 3:00 PM

The Augustana Choir, under the direction of John Wiebe, presents their annual Spring Concert. Before they head on tour, come hear the Augustana chamber choir as they present a fun varied concert of music from across the ages. Sunday, April 29  3:00 pm Augustana Faith & Life Chapel  Tickets: $20 (adults); $15 (seniors, students, children). …

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Requiem for the Living Posted on December 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Tuesday April 10th, 2018 @ 8:00 PM

Reqium for the Living by Dan Forrest The University of Alberta – Augustana Choirs together with Chorale Saint-Jean present Requiem for the Living, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at 8:00 pm, Cargill Theater, Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre, Camrose.  Tickets are available now at the Box Office, 780 608 2922 or www.camroselive.ca. The University of Alberta Augustana Choirs, together with Chorale Saint-Jean, members …

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Augustana Student Grant Art Exhibition Posted on December 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday April 6th, 2018 @ 9:00 AM

An annual event, this exhibition features paintings, drawings and sculptures from Augustana’s Visual Art students (scholarships are awarded based on merit). The public is encouraged to attend. Admission is free of charge. Friday, April 6 & Saturday, April  7 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Augustana Ravine Studio Building (RS 030) and Forum

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Augustana Drama Senior Showcase Posted on December 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday April 5th, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Augustana Drama Senior Showcase of Funny Shorts Hike up your shorts and join us at the Augustana Theatre Centre for our Senior Showcase of Funny Shorts: a collection of hilarious one-acts by Billy Aronson. Each comedic one act (a total of six) will take you on a hilarious journey of rib-tickling delight through a wacky …

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Augustana Student Vocal Arts Festival Posted on December 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday April 4th, 2018 @ 5:00 PM

Third and fourth year Bachelor of Music Voice Majors from the studio of Harold Wiens, along with professor Roger Admiral, Piano, will present individual solo recitals (see schedule below). No admission is charged for any of these solo recitals. The public is welcome. They will all take place in the Faith & Life Chapel. Wednesday, …

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Vocal Jury Recital Posted on December 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 28th, 2018 @ 12:15 PM

Featuring Augustana students from the studios of Harold Wiens and Kathleen Corcoran, with Roger Admiral, piano. No admission is charged. R.A.R.E. Wednesday, March 28 12:15 pm Augustana Faith & Life Chapel

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Camrose & District Community Band in Concert Posted on December 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday March 25th, 2018 @ 2:00 PM

The Camrose & District Community Band in Concert with Musical Guests, the Battle River Big Band!  On Sunday, March 25, the Camrose & District Community Band, under the direction of Tom Spila, will perform a concert at the Cargill Theatre of the Jeanne and Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre in Camrose. The concert begins at 2:00 pm and …

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Breaking Boundaries Recital Posted on December 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday February 24th, 2018 @ 2:00 PM

Be Captivated, Moved, and Entertained! International singer, adjudicator, and educator, soprano Kathleen Corcoran, presents a recital at home! Kathleen’s warm, clear voice, and interpretive skill combine to bring gorgeous vocal music to life. Including beautiful Spanish songs, some 20th-century art song, and traditional Celtic music, this is a thoughtfully crafted program with broad appeal for …

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FRESH: Chronos Vocal Ensemble Posted on December 13, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday January 14th, 2018 @ 3:00 PM

Chronos Vocal Ensemble features fresh composers, works and faces… The Chronos Vocal Ensemble will perform their second show of the year on Sunday, January 14 at 3 PM in the Faith and Life Chapel at the University of Alberta’s Augustana campus. The program, entitled FRESH, introduces fresh composers, works, and faces. Artistic Director Jordan Van Biert is glad …

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Guillaume Tardif, Violin and Roger Admiral, Piano in Concert Posted on December 13, 2017

Scheduled for: Thursday January 11th, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Guillaume Tardif (violin) and Roger Admiral (piano) present Violinissimo III on Thursday, January 11, 2018, at 7:30 pm in the Augustana Campus Faith & Life Chapel. This recital features works for violin and piano, transcribed or composed by violinists. It is an imaginative concert showcasing rare and carefully selected gems from the Baroque period (Scarlatti and Tartini), the …

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Handel’s Messiah presented by the Red Deer Symphony Orchestra Posted on December 13, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday December 22nd, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Handel’s immortal masterpiece will be performed on period instruments by Alberta’s Rosa Barocca and a handpicked group of Alberta singers. This always uplifting choral work promises to be an unforgettable experience. Sponsored by DiscoverMusic@Augustana and the Lougheed Centre. Friday, December 22 7:00 pm Lougheed Centre – Cargill Theatre Tickets: $59 (Adult); $54 (Senior/Student/Child). Purchase at …

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Humanities Café – #metoo: Outing One Side of the Equation Posted on November 27, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday December 8th, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Please join us for the next Humanities Café event, entitled #metoo: Outing One Side of the Equation, on Friday, December 8 at 3 pm in the Wahkohtowin Lodge. The conversation will be hosted by Melaina Weiss, Erin Weinberg, and Janet Wesselius, and will centre on the #metoo movement and its relationship to intersectionality and power structures. Refreshments will be served, the …

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Alumni Reception – Chez Nous: Christmas with Augustana Posted on November 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday December 10th, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

Join us as we continue a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert. The theme this year is SNOW: Cold, White, Flakes, Swirling, Twinkling, Soft, evocative of Comfort, Purity, and Tenderness. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor: Augustana’s Men’s Choir, and Sangkor Women’s Ensemble, are led by conductor John Wiebe with pianists Carolyn Olson and Roger Admiral. As …

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Chez Nous: Christmas with Augustana Posted on November 20, 2017

Scheduled for: Sunday December 10th, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

Join us on Saturday, December 9 at 8 pm or on Sunday, December 10 at 3 pm as we continue a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert in the Augustana Faith & Life Chapel. The theme this year is SNOW: Cold, White, Flakes, Swirling, Twinkling, Soft, evocative of Comfort, Purity, and Tenderness. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor: Augustana’s Men’s …

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