Concert Series

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.

Jingle Jazz
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.
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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.
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Swing Dance
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!
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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.
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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.
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Symphonic Winds
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!
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That’s Entertainment
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.
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Touch of Class
April 6 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Arts Centre
Join the RDC Chamber Choir and Symphonic Winds for their year-end concert.
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Big Band Jazz Night
April 7 | 7:30 pm | Mainstage, Art Centre
Swing into spring with the RDC Big Band and guests!
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Thursday Live
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
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.