A Day at the Movies: Mannskor & Sangkor in Concert! Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Sunday April 2nd, 2017 @ 3:00 PM

On Sunday, April 2, the men of Mannskor and the women of Sangkor join forces for an afternoon of music inspired by the movies. From the depths of the Misty Mountains (The Hobbit) to the cold fjords of Norway (Frozen), from the battlefields of France (Henry V) to the hills of Austria (Sound of Music), …

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Augustana’s Student Art Exhibition Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday March 31st, 2017 @ 9:00 AM

On Friday, March 31st and Saturday, April 1st from 9 am to 6 pm in the Augustana Art Studio, A030, and Forum, Augustana students applying for visual art scholarships will present their work in a student exhibition. The public is welcome. There is no charge for admission.

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Augustana Student Vocal Arts Festival Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Wednesday March 29th, 2017 @ 5:15 PM

Third and fourth year Bachelor of Music Voice Majors from the studio of Harold Wiens, along with Dr. Roger Admiral, Piano, will present individual solo recitals at the Augustana Faith & Life Chapel. See schedule below. No admission is charged for any of these solo recitals. The public is welcome. R.A.R.E.   Wednesday, March 29th ‐ Hilda Lam performs at …

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Student Piano Recital (cancelled) Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday April 22nd, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

Join us on Saturday, April 22nd at 7 pm in the Augustana Faith & Life Chapel to see Angelique Ayerba perform in her 3rd Year Student Piano Recital.  Featuring piano composers from various styles. No charge for admission. The public is welcome. R.A.R.E. This event has been cancelled, sorry for any inconvenience.

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I Shot a Duck Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday March 25th, 2017 @ 7:00 PM

From Thursday, March 16th to Saturday, March 18th and Wednesday, March 22nd to Saturday March 25th at 7 pm nightly, the Augustana Theatre Centre will host our major drama production, I Shot a Duck. This play is a new work by Edmonton playwright, Jason Chinn. The play is inspired by the work of Russian playwright, …

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Studio Recital in Piano and Organ Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Sunday March 12th, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

On Sunday, March 12th at 2 pm, the Augustana Faith & Life Chapel will feature piano and organ students from the studio of Dr. Milton Schlosser. No admission is charged. The public is welcome. R.A.R.E.

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The Sound of Colours – Music and Chromesthesia Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Wednesday February 15th, 2017 @ 4:00 PM

Pianist Roger Admiral and musicologist Alex Carpenter will give a Lecture‐Recital presentation related to the Augustana Faculty’s Annual Theme ‐ Colour on Wednesday, February 15th at 4 pm in the Augustana Faith & Life chapel. The presentation will include a brief lecture and the music of Olivier Messiaen, Alexander Scriabin, Gyorgy Ligeti, and Bill Evans. …

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Recital Preview Luncheon with Joel Harder and Dominic Armstrong Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday February 3rd, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

Join Joel Harder (piano), Dominic Armstrong (tenor), and Paul Harland (English Literature professor) in an informal Recital Preview on Friday, February 3rd at noon in the Mayer Family Community Hall of the Lougheed Performing Arts Centre. Joel – native Camrosian, UAlberta alumnus, international artist – will be performing with New York City tenor Dominic Armstrong …

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Images of the North Concert Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Friday January 27th, 2017 @ 8:00 PM

Join the New North Collective (NNC) on Friday, January 27th at 8 pm in the Lougheed Centre’s Cargill Theatre for a wonderfully innovative concert, Images of the North.  Musicians are from Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Sylvia Cloutier, Pat Braden, Carmen Braden, Diyet, Graeme Peters, Robert Van Lieshout and Jan de Vroede bring their considerable musical talents and experience to bear …

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Vocal Masterclass with Robin Phillips Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Wednesday January 25th, 2017 @ 6:00 PM

Join Robin Phillips, the Music Director at the Mannheim Stadt Opera in Germany, and participants of the Bachelor of Music Voice Majors and singers from the studio of Harold Wiens on Wednesday, January 25th in the Augustana Faith & Life Chapel from 6 to 9 pm to view their vocal masterclass.  No charge for admission.  The public …

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Song of Love and Loss with Shaunna Shandro Posted on December 1, 2016

Scheduled for: Sunday January 15th, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

Shaunna Shandro: Songs of Love & Loss, with guest artist soprano Kathleen Corcoran SUNDAY, JANUARY 15, 2017 ~ 2:00 PM Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre “When I wished to sing of love, it turned to sorrow.  And when I wished to sing of sorrow, it was transformed for me into love.” Franz Schubert …

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Alumni & Friends Holiday Event Posted on November 15, 2016

Scheduled for: Sunday December 4th, 2016 @ 2:00 PM

Join fellow alumni and choral conductor, John Wiebe for an afternoon reception and Advent-Christmas Concert to celebrate the season. Sunday December 4, 2016 2:00 pm Alumni Reception Founders Hall, Welcome Centre 3:00 pm Concert Chapel, Augustana Campus Following the reception, The Augustana Choirs present their annual Advent-Christmas Concert, “A Winter’s Night”. The Augustana Choir, Mannskor: …

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Tenore: Christmas with You Posted on November 2, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday December 17th, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

Tenore: Christmas with You – with special guest, Sangkor Women’s Ensemble.  Since the release of its 2011 debut album, Tenore shot to international acclaim winning the GMA’s Covenant Awards for Traditional Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Fan Choice of the Year.  Tenore (a Camrose holiday favourite) will be joined by Sangkor: …

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A Winter’s Night Christmas Concert Posted on November 2, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday December 3rd, 2016 @ 8:00 PM

On Saturday, December 3rd at 8:00 pm and Sunday, December 4th at 3:00 pm the Augustana Choirs present their annual Advent-Christmas Concert, “A Winter’s Night,” in the Augustana Faith & Life Chapel. A Winter’s Night continues a Camrose choral tradition as the Augustana Choirs present their annual Christmas concert.  We will warm our hands and …

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A Study In Scarlet Posted on October 31, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday November 26th, 2016 @ 7:00 PM

“There’s the scarlet thread of murder running through the colourless skein of life, and our duty is to unravel it, and isolate it, and expose every inch of it.” – Sherlock Holmes in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s “A Study in Scarlet” The annual theme this year is “colour.” Accordingly, Augustana’a drama department has chosen to adapt …

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Country Roads Concert Posted on October 31, 2016

Scheduled for: Sunday November 20th, 2016 @ 2:00 PM

A Musical Voyage through Europe NICOLE LORENZ – Piano SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2016 – 2:00 PM Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre Join pianist Nicole Lorenz on an enjoyable musical voyage through Europe and its countryside on Sunday, November 20th at 2 pm at the Lougheed Performing Arts Centre. The recital program, titled “Country Roads,” …

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Community Piano Masterclass with Nicole Lorenz Posted on October 31, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday November 19th, 2016 @ 7:00 PM

Join clinician Nicole Lorenz and for a Community Masterclass on Saturday, November 19th at 7:00 pm in the Cargill Theatre at the Lougheed Performing Arts Centre. This event is sponsored by the Augustana Music Conservatiry and The Lougheed Centre. There is no charge for admission, and the public is welcome. R.A.R.E.

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University Piano Masterclass with Nicole Lorenz Posted on October 28, 2016

Scheduled for: Saturday November 19th, 2016 @ 4:30 PM

Join clinician Nicole Lorenz and a University Piano Masterclass on Saturday, November 19th at 4:30 pm in the Cargill Theatre at the Lougheed Performing Arts Centre. This event is sponsored by DiscoverMusic@Augustana and The Lougheed Centre. Participants of the masterclass are the Augustana Bachelor of Music piano students. There is no charge for admission, and the public is welcome. R.A.R.E.

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Liederabend: Art Songs by Schubert, R. Schumann, Wolf, Brahms, and Strauss Posted on October 28, 2016

Scheduled for: Wednesday November 9th, 2016 @ 7:00 PM

LIEDERABEND – ART SONG RECITAL AT AUGUSTANA! Camrose and area residents are invited to join us in what has become the Augustana Voice Students’ annual fall recital of art song…including compositions by Schubert, R. Schumann, Wolf, Brahms, and Strauss. You may be wondering what a Liederabend is.  Liederabend dates back to the 1800s, when musicians and …

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Augustana Student published in Alberta Piano Teacher’s Association Newsletter Posted on October 27, 2016

Darby Branscombe, a fourth year piano major, has recently had an article published in the Alberta Piano Teachers’ Association newsletter which goes out to hundreds of teachers in Alberta and beyond. Her article, entitled “To Teach or Not to Teach: One-Handed Piano Students,” was crafted by research in her Piano Pedagogy course, and explains the benefits of one-handed piano practice …

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