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Friday, August 28, 2015

An Active Summer in Grebel's Music Department

The summer term is not necessarily quiet in the University of Waterloo’s Department of Music, housed at Conrad Grebel University College. There were several courses and numerous studio lessons taught along with many ensemble rehearsals and concerts. The end of August is also a time when Grebel hosts the Ontario Mennonite Music Camp which also brings energy and creativity to the halls of Grebel.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Sound in the Land: Music and the Environment Book Launch

front and back cover

"As we listen more clearly to the music of our planet, we can seek to create music that celebrates not only the sounds of the earth and the larger universe but the silences from which these sounds emerge."

 -- CA Weaver

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Music Alumna Artistic Director of KW Glee Leads Choir to National Victory

amanda kind (BA'06, Music)

Amanda Kind (BA '06, Music) is the Artistic Director for KW Glee. The youth pop choir of 112 combined local teenagers who just won the title of Show Choir Canada.

Friday, July 3, 2015

Apocalypsis Concert - Broadcast available

More than twenty choristers with ties, past and present, to Conrad Grebel University College’s Music program joined a cast of nearly 1000 for the Luminato Festival’s epic production of R. Murray Schafer’s Apocalypsis at Toronto’s Sony Centre on June 26-28.  

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Music Student wins prestigious Governor General's Silver Medal

The Faculty of Arts has announced its Spring 2015 Convocation awards. See full list of awards.

Congratulations to Marina Gallagher for winning the following two awards:

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