See our Music students bring their passion for music to the stage. School of Creative Arts faculty, staff, and students perform a variety of classical and contemporary music for all ages. Our music students work in collaboration with our students in Theatre & Entertainment Production to bring our concerts to life.
Guest Artist/APTA – Scott Price, Piano Recital
September 29 | 8:00 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
In cooperation with the Alberta Piano Teachers Association, pianist Scott Price presents an evening of virtuosic piano music.
RDC Faculty Recital
October 21 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
Celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary with chamber music by Canadian composers.
November 3 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
Concert Band music through the ages with a “hallowed” theme.
December 5, 6 | 7:30 pm | Studio A, Arts Centre
Enjoy two evenings of Christmas favourites and jazz standards by the RDC Big Band and Jazz Combos.
Sounds of the Season
December 8 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
Celebrate the wonder of the season with the RDC Chamber Choir and Symphonic Winds at their annual holiday concert.
February 16 | 7:00 pm | Studio A, Arts Centre
Live dance music by the RDC Big Band and Jazz Combos.
Karen Gustafson and Friends Trumpet Recital
February 25 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
Original chamber music featuring the trumpet, including the North American premiere of works by Henri Otsa celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Republic of Estonia!
An Evening of Percussion
March 2 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
Experience the energy and vitality of world percussion, presented by RDC Percussion on marimbas, vibraphones, and drums.
Alberta Day of Percussion
March 3 | Day / Eve | Mainstage, Arts Centre
Alberta Day of Percussion offers a variety of workshops by top Canadian percussionists, solo competition performances, and a finale concert by Percussion Ensembles from all over Alberta, including RDC and the University of Lethbridge.
March 4 | 2:00 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
A concert for the young and the young at heart, featuring RDC faculty, Val Sherman and Joyce Howdle, performing Tarantelle, Op. 6 by Saint Saëns for flute, clarinet, and Symphonic Winds!
March 24 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
With classical, jazz, contemporary, solo, ensemble and everything in between, this showcase of the best music student performances of the year has something for everyone.
Touch of Class
April 6 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
Join the RDC Chamber Choir and Symphonic Winds for their year-end concert.
Big Band Jazz Night
April 7 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Art Centre
Swing into spring with the RDC Big Band and guests!
October 5, November 2, November 30, March 1, March 29 | 1:00 pm
Mainstage, Arts Centre | $2
February 1 | 1:00 pm
Studio A, Arts Centre | $2
From classical to contemporary, these variety shows of music student performances are a great way to spend your lunch hour. All funds raised go to different local charities throughout the year.
Mostly Acoustic Recital
October 19, November 16, February 8, March 8 | 1:00pm
Studio C, Arts Centre | Free Admission
These free lunchtime concerts showcase the talents of RDC’s music students in an intimate setting.