Department of Music

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

Each year the Department of Music’s Concerto Competition attracts students with the amazing opportunity to perform with either the University Symphony Orchestra or the...
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On March 9th the Department of Music is offering a unique opportunity to hear original pieces composed by University of Alberta faculty members. Dr....

This week we had the opportunity to interview Canadian conductor and U of A graduate, Adam Johnson, about how he became interested in conducting...

Since this is a Q and A, let’s begin with the question; who is Robert Cohen? Robert Cohen is a world renowned cellist, member of...
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On January 28th, 2018, Angela Cheng will kindly be taking some time out of her busy schedule to teach a masterclass here at the...
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John Tessier is a featured soloist in the Bach Christmas Oratorio Concert (December 3, 2017, at the Winspear Centre), presented by the University of...

Elise Noyes is a fourth year voice student at the U of A and president of the Music Student Association. In her first...
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Jihwan Cho is a featured soloist at the Bach Christmas Oratorio Concert on December 3, 2017. Bass-baritone Jihwan Cho was born in Seoul, Korea...
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The following program notes are courtesy of Ryan Turner and will appear as part of the program for the Bach Christmas Oratorio Concert...