Vikings Hockey Alumni Weekend Posted on December 18, 2017

Scheduled for: Friday February 9th, 2018 @ 7:30 PM

Tell your friends – tell your family – tell your former teammates: join us for the CLC/Augustana Vikings Hockey Alumni Weekend on February 9 and 10, 2018! The weekend begins on Friday, February 9 with beer & wings at our 7 pm check-in at the Encana Arena: catch today’s Augustana Vikings take on Briercrest College at 7:30 pm! The following morning, swing …

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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

University of Alberta Augustana and Campus Saint-Jean join forces to perform a contemporary masterpiece for choir and orchestra. All three of our Augustana choirs (120 singers lead by John Wiebe) join forces with Camrose Camerata (Joy-Anne Murphy conductor) and Chorale Saint-Jean Edmonton (Laurier Fagnan conductor) to present Requiem for the Living by Dan Forrest. With …

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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

Thursday to Saturday, April 5 – 7 7:00 pm Augustana Theatre Centre Tickets (at the door only): $10 (general admission); $5 (students).

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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. Wednesday, April 4 – Shamah de Villiers performs at 5:00 pm (3rd …

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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

Camrose & District Community Band in Concert, The Augustana Connection (with Tom Spila as director), and special musical guest is the Battle River Big Band will perform a variety of selections, from standard concert band literature and marches to jazz and movie themes. The Camrose & District Community Band is comprised of musicians from Camrose …

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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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An Evening of Music for the Theatre Posted on December 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday February 17th, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Opera in Camrose! An outstanding roster of singers from the bachelor of music performance degree program at the U of A Augustana campus will present a night of opera favourites in An Evening of Opera and Musical Theatre. The singers (students of Professor Kathleen Corcoran Music for the Theatre course) include hometown favourites like baritone Eric Skretting and soprano Gracie …

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Flute Magic Posted on December 15, 2017

Scheduled for: Saturday January 27th, 2018 @ 2:00 PM

Prepare to be spellbound by one of Canada’s most dynamic duos SATURDAY, JANUARY 27, 2018 ~ 2:00 PM Jeanne & Peter Lougheed Performing Arts Centre   This recital will leave you spellbound by one of Canada’s most dynamic duos,  flautist Christie Reside and pianist Terence Dawson. Christie has been the principal flautist of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra …

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Second Thought – Catalonia: To be or not? Posted on December 14, 2017

A legal referendum on the issue of Catalonian independence is the best option, says Augustana political science professor.

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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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Augustana Newsletter for December 13, 2017 Posted on December 13, 2017

This semester seemed to fly by, and there’s just another week or so before the holidays. If you’re looking for a study break before the break, look no further! Today at noon, attend a Lunch & Learn about the 2017 Nobel Prizes in science, explained in 15-minute bites. This weekend, Alberta’s Ukranian Nutcracker will be …

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Why the Tragically Hip may not be Canada’s band after all Posted on December 7, 2017

They’re far more a reflection of what you want them to be, say music scholars.

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Augustana Newsletter for December 6, 2017 Posted on December 6, 2017

Happy December! The semester is winding down, and final exam stress might be winding up. If you’re in need of a study break, check out some of this week’s events. On Friday, attend a humanities cafe on the #metoo movement, followed by a book launch for professor Roxanne Harde on her new collection The Embodied …

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Did you miss an event? You can view video recordings of Ronning Centre lectures on our YouTube channel! Posted on November 30, 2017

If you couldn’t attend a lecture, take a look at our YouTube channel to see if there is a video recording of the event! Happy viewing!

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Augustana Newsletter for November 29, 2017 Posted on November 29, 2017

Happy Wednesday everyone! Today, Augustana will be holding it’s second and final open house to provide an update on the Long Range Development Plan in the Forum from 3 to 5 – please stop by to learn more, and add your own input. Exams are coming up quick – tomorrow, students can find help on …

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