Higher, Faster, Louder 2020

Attention Trumpeters! Calgary’s Trumpet Day Returns! Higher Faster Louder, a day devoted to trumpet players of all ages and experience levels, includes group warmups, masterclasses, workshops and seminars led by Calgary’s finest trumpet performers and educators. It’s FREE! (Food Bank donations are encouraged.) April 5  Registration at 9:00am St. Mary’s High School 111 18 Ave SW Calgary Performance at 6:00pm …

Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra Concert in Cochrane February 8

The Rocky Mountain Symphony will return to Cochrane on February 8, for the premier concert of the season; this time, at a new venue, Bow Valley Baptist Church, and featuring audience favourite: American Violinist Odin Rathnam. The Program will include: New work by Duarte Silva Haydn: Symphony #104 Beethoven: Violin Concerto The Violin Concerto is widely viewed as the most …

Upcoming Westwinds Courses

Westwinds Music Society is pleased to offer two courses: Musicianship 101 –  5-week course with Nicole Hounjet Enrichment opportunity for band and choral folks January 13, 20, 27, Feb. 3, 10, 2020 7-8:30pm Lakeview United Church, Calgary $75/5 sessions Sign Up here Jazz Fundamentals Day – with Jeremy Legault The “5 Pillars of Jazz Interpretation” used by the Westwinds Silver …

2020 Red Deer Adult Concert Band Workshop

The 2020 Red Deer Adult Concert Band Workshop will be held January 24, 25, 26. This is a great opportunity to meet concert band folks from all over the province and have fun making music together. The directors will be Ken Rogers (Lethbridge) and Cheryl Ferguson (Canadian Mennonite University). 2 levels of bands offered – Grade 2/3 & Grade 4/5 …

Early Music Voices presents Handel’s Messiah

Early Music Voices and their partner group Voicescapes  –  are holding two Messiah events this December! December 21, 2019 at 7:30 pm Christ Church Elbow Park Pre-concert talk at 7:00 pm Our intimate and beautiful, period-instrument Messiah returns after last year’s sell-out. A full performance of Handel’s beloved work with Rosa Barocca on period instruments led by Claude Lapalme. They will be joined …