composition

In May the Canadian Centre for Ethnomusicology invited two immensely talented musicians, Mr. Praveen D. Rao and Ms. Varijashree Venugopal, to teach a workshop...

For their final concert of the semester, the University Symphony Orchestra performed several fantastic pieces. However, one piece that really stood out was Morphotropolis,...

I feel like this story is a little longer than usual, but Shawn's stories were so entertaining I had difficulty leaving the details out....
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Inspiration can come from the strangest places and, for Taran Plamondon's composition project for the C'mon Festival, it came from bicycle bells. Taran, who...
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Kathryn Macintosh has been a member of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra for several years. Recently she has noticed their concerts rarely attract younger audience...
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Who doesn’t love a little bit of free advice? And who better to deliver it than Stuart Beatch, a Canadian composer and U of...
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Leadership in the arts community is necessary for its success, making individuals like Allison Balcetis essential. Allison teaches saxophone at the University of Alberta,...

Edmonton has the Early Music Festival, the Chamber Music Festival, and many rock and pop music festivals; Now Hear This is the festival of...

U of A welcomes international artists for their first public performances in Western Canada The work of British choreographer Jonathan Burrows and Italian composer Matteo...

Video Q & A with Roger Admiral Pianist Roger Admiral and composer Howard Bashaw have collaborated together at the University of Alberta for more than...