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Oct 21 - 3:00PM

Italian Masters

The opening concert will feature Robert Uchida, concertmaster of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.

Oct 21 - 3:00PM

Spanish Vistas

Oct 21 - 3:00PM

All Men Aloud...
Celebrating the Male Voice

The Men of Edmonton Metropolitan Chamber Choir bring the unique and vibrant sound of male voices.

Oct 21 - 3:00PM

Wurzeln: Roots 1

Introducing our musical exploration of choral music from a particular corner of the world, we first direct our attention to the Germanic language and culture. Guest conductor Markus Utz will provide an intimate approach to the…

Oct 21 - 7:30PM

Woody Meets Stan - The Music of the Herman and Kenton Big Bands Through the Decades

Let us take you on a journey of Big Band music spanning 5 decades! You're sure to hear some old favorites and possibly a few new ones.

Oct 25 - 7:30PM

ATOM String Quartet with Vladyslav Sendecki Jazz Concert

The Atom String Quartet is one of the most fascinating string quartets in the world, and at the same time, one of Poland's best jazz bands along with Vladyslav Sendecki who is considered to be one of the most powerful and extremely…

Oct 26 - 7:30PM

Freddy & Francine

Freddy & Francine, otherwise known as Lee Ferris and Bianca Caruso, are a soul-mate pair of singers who mix Soul, Pop, Folk, and Americana to create modern, yet timeless music. They call it Americana Soul.

Oct 26 - 8:00PM

Ellias/Copland/Vedady

Ellias/Copland/Vedady (ECV) has been getting rave reviews both for their live performances and for their first recording together as a group “Sticks and Stones”.

Oct 26 - 8:00PM

Alberta Emerging Musicians Festival Gala Concert

The Gala Concert of the Alberta Emerging Musicians Festival and Music Conference Alberta features performances by the Alberta Youth Choir, the Alberta Wind Symphony and two award winning young soloists sponsored by the Alberta…

Multiple Dates

Hey Ladies!

Miss Davina Stewart, Miss Cathleen Rootseart, Miss Leona Brausen and Mr. Noel Taylor return for another high-energy season of the info-tainment, talk, and variety show on select Friday nights.

Oct 26 - 8:00PM

Martin Mayer: The Grande Piano Show

Hailed by the Chinese press as "Canada's Prince of Piano," Martin Mayer brings his sold-out China concert tour to Edmonton for a night of original music, world-famous songs, and popular Chinese hits!

Oct 27 - 7:30PM

Celtara CD Release Concert

Celtara is thrilled to present a concert celebrating the release of their long-awaited third album, Seven Long Years.

Multiple Dates

PattyZee@The Roxy: A Cabaret Series

After a successful first season of her cabaret series PattyZee@TheRoxy, PattyZee is back at the Roxy for three more shows! With more wonderful songs, stories and fancy guests.

Oct 27 - 8:00PM

Tom Harrell Quartet

A highly gifted jazz soloist, Tom Harrell from new York is generally considered one of the top trumpeters of his generation, known for his sophisticated harmonic approach that combines the power of Clifford Brown with the lyricism…

Oct 28 - 7:30PM

ERS 2: Ivan Zenaty, violin and Dmitri Vorobiev, piano

Featured Works: Schumann - Märchenbilder, Nedbal - Sonata, Grieg - Sonata #3.

Nov 01 - 7:30PM

Adam Czerwinski Trio

Adam Czerwinski (drums) together with Piotr Lemanczyk (bass), and Marcin Wadolowski (guitar & vocals) will bring memory of songs from the past century.

Multiple Dates

Loveplay by Moria Buffini

Loveplay is a show about the universality of all eras, and their tribulations with love and the changing social and economical states.

Multiple Dates

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels - The Musical

Foote in the Door Productions is proud to open their 5th season with Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, based on the popular 1988 MGM film and nominated for eleven Tony Awards.

Multiple Dates

Almost, Maine

Almost, Maine showcases nine couples navigating different stages of love and life over the course of one magical winter night. With a quirky cast of small-town characters, we experience falling in and out of love, navigating…

Nov 03 - 7:00PM

Remembrance Day with Precious Cargo

Precious Cargo will be celebrating the 100th anniversary of the end of the Great War by resurrecting the traditional community hall style concert and dance with songs that will bring back the bubbling energy of the Andrew Sisters,…

Nov 03 - 7:30PM

The Force Awakens

Come and join us for an entertaining evening of exciting brass music under the direction of David Hoyt.

Nov 04 - 7:00PM

Lest We Forget...A Musical Tribute

In a touching tribute to the Canadian Armed Forces, the Cosmopolitan Music Society fills the Winspear Centre with music, ceremony and colour. Presented by The Royal Canadian Legion.

Multiple Dates

VISCOSITY: Black Gold, True Tales, Real Lives.

Part exhibition, part journalism, and part performance, VISCOSITY brings to life the stories of Alberta oil workers across a variety of ages, genders, sexualities, cultures, and perspectives.

Nov 09 - 7:30PM

Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio

After four decades of success the world over, including many award-winning recordings and newly commissioned works, the Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio continues to dazzle audiences and critics alike with its performances.

Nov 10 - 8:00PM

Lynn Miles with Keith Glass

Through a career that has seen her the recipient of multiple Canadian Folk Music awards, and a 2003 Juno award for Roots and Traditional Solo Album of the Year, Lynn Miles has always created and performed music with unbridled…

Multiple Dates

What A Young Wife Ought To Know by Hannah Moscovitch

Inspired by true stories of young women during the birth control movement in the early 20th century, this unflinching love story follows a young working class woman in Ottawa.

Multiple Dates

Convergence 2018

Convergence is a full-length contemporary performance created by GW Collective Artist Ainsley Hillyard featuring GWDC’s largest team to date: five Edmonton-based artists and two GWDC collective artists.

Nov 16 - 7:30PM

Digging Roots

Juno-winning First Nations power couple Shoshona Kish and Raven Kanatakta have built their sound on a unique musical marriage of unvarnished truth and unconditional love. Their music - best described as roots, rock, soul-folk…

Nov 17 - 7:30PM

Meeting Places 1

Meeting Places 1 is the first in a series of concerts that explore intersections between choral music and other areas in which choirs don't work very often.

Nov 17 - 8:00PM

Azuline Duo - Guitar/Flute

Enchanting flute and guitar! The Azuline Duo brings together Emma Rush (guitar) and Sara Traficante (flute) in a new ensemble that is gaining recognition for striking repertoire and a lively stage presence.

Nov 18 - 3:00PM

For All the Saints...
Hymns for the Soul

Featuring concert-hymns arrangements; a cappella and with a British-style brass band

Nov 18 - 3:00PM

Baroque Chamber Music Treasures

The concert features members of the Alberta Baroque Ensemble with guest oboist Beth Levia.

Multiple Dates

Edmonton Youth Orchestra - 2018/19 Season

The Edmonton Youth Orchestra Association, founded in 1952, is widely regarded as one of the finest youth orchestra programs in Canada.

Multiple Dates

MATARA by Conni Massing

An elephant keeper, a security guard and a marketing consultant, all with very different perspectives on animals, deal with a looming crisis at the zoo where they work.

Nov 30 - 7:30PM

Martin Kerr

Martin Kerr has built his career one passer-by at a time, singing his way from street-corners to concert halls and arenas. Often compared to the best of the 1970s troubadours - Cat Stevens, James Taylor, John Denver - Martin's…

Dec 01 - 2:00PM

A Christmas Karol: Karol Wojtyla 2018 Nativity Play

Prepare for the Christmas season by coming out to an old-fashioned nativity play, the 11th annual Karol Wojtyla Nativity Play.

Dec 02 - 3:00PM

Music For A Festive Season

You’re invited to join the Alberta Baroque Ensemble for its 39th season of concerts and experience why the Alberta Baroque Ensemble is a premier chamber orchestra that specializes in music composed in the 17th and 18th centuries.

Dec 03 - 7:30PM

The Many Moods of Christmas

The program will include works spanning five centuries: motets by William Byrd, Richard Dering and Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck; the premiere performance of The World Becomes Home, a suite of three songs for Advent and Christmas…

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The Great Gatsby

Nick Carraway, a young newcomer to Long Island, is drawn into their world of obsession, greed and danger. A yellow car, a heated jazz band, a mysterious millionaire and secret love affairs play out in the glamorized world of…

Dec 08 - 2:00PM

Sing-Along Messiah

The BALM Society is pleased to present its first annual Sing-Along Messiah, scheduled for Saturday December 8th, 2:00 PM, at Robertson-Wesley United Church. Participants will be delighted to sing the choruses along with a chamber…

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Oh! Christmas Tree

Lucy is looking forward to sharing her family’s holiday rituals with her fiancé Algar, especially now that they are living together. Algar, who loves Lucy but hates Christmas, decides to take a stand by refusing to put up…

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The Best Little Newfoundland Christmas Pageant...Ever!

"The Best Little Newfoundland Christmas Pageant…Ever!" is seemingly a dull task for Mrs. O’Brien, who has been put in charge when the original leader, Mrs. Armstrong, hits a moose with her car. What could be so hard?

Dec 15 - 7:30PM

Festive Brass

Edmonton's own British-style brass band will perform an exciting program of music!

Dec 16 - 7:00PM

Little Match Girl Passion

The Little Match Girl Passion has become Pro Coro Canada’s annual Christmas concert. Providing a contrast to the abundance of the season, this one hour candlelit performance will take you on the heart wrenching but hopeful…

Dec 31 - 7:30PM

A Pro Coro Canada New Year's Eve

Last year’s New Year’s Eve concert was a resounding success, and we return to our home church of All Saints’ Cathedral. The choir will regale you once again with pieces that celebrate endings and new beginnings. Sparkling…

Multiple Dates

Minerva - Queen of the Handcuffs

Minerva – Queen of the Handcuffs is the true story of the world’s most famous female escape artist and her rivalry with Harry Houdini.

Jan 18 - 7:30PM

Kat Danser & the Tall Tales

Edmonton’s Kat Danser doesn’t just play the blues - she studies it, lives it, breathes it and elevates it from sweaty, smoky beer joints to elegant centre stage in the finest of concert halls.

Jan 19 - 7:30PM

London Haydn Quartet

One of the world’s leading period instrument string quartets, the London Haydn Quartet was born in 2000 out of a passion for Haydn.

Jan 19 - 8:00PM

Matthew Byrne & 100 Mile House

Born into a family of Newfoundland music makers, Matthew Byrne's repertoire is heavily influenced by the weaving of a great story with a beautiful melody. Husband and wife duo Peter Stone and Denise MacKay of 100 Mile House share…

Jan 27 - 3:00PM

Flame of Love

In the depth of winter we bring you choral music that radiates with spiritual warmth, featuring the premiere of The Living Flame of Love by Canadian Peter-Anthony Togni. Written for Pro Coro Canada, this major work brings together…

Feb 01 - 7:30PM

Hillsburn

Hillsburn is a powerhouse. Their songs are timeless, their sound strong and uplifting, with densely-layered arrangements and soaring three-part harmonies. They have been proclaimed one of the east coast’s next big acts by several…

Feb 02 - 7:30PM

Tafelmusik

Tafelmusik, Canada’s award-winning orchestra on period instruments, has been lauded by Gramophone Magazine as “one of the world’s top baroque orchestras.”

Feb 03 - 3:00PM

Baroque Musical Delights

You’re invited to join the Alberta Baroque Ensemble for its 39th season of concerts and experience why the Alberta Baroque Ensemble is a premier chamber orchestra that specializes in music composed in the 17th and 18th centuries.

Multiple Dates

Leave of Absence

This play explores and challenges the fall out of the response to the same sex marriage rulings in Canada and how it affects youth and the programs and supports available to them.

Feb 09 - 8:00PM

Women of Folkways

A co-presentation with the annual Winter Roots Roundup (U of A Sound Studies), the Women of Folkways concert is a celebration by women of women in the Folkways Records catalogue.

Feb 10 - 3:00PM

Songbirds...
Music by Canadian Women

Clear and powerful sound of women's voices; performing music by Canadian women composers

Feb 10 - 7:30PM

ERS 3: David Eggert, cello and Janet Scott Hoyt, piano

Featured Works: Bach - Unaccompanied Suite, Mendelssohn - Variations Opus 17.

Multiple Dates

We Are Not Alone by Damien Atkins

Do you believe in UFOs? Aliens? Government conspiracies? Join Damien Atkins in his return to Edmonton as he puts himself through a quest for truth.

Multiple Dates

Wen Wei Dance Dialogue

Dialogue is a piece for six men that explores themes of contact, communication and language – both spoken and unspoken.

Feb 22 - 7:30PM

Suzie Vinnick & Tim Williams

Join us for this high quality blues Double Bill!

Feb 22 - 8:00PM

Lily Afshar- Guitar

Renowned Iranian-American guitarist!

Feb 23 - 8:00PM

The Small Glories

Folk powerhouse The Small Glories are Cara Luft & JD Edwards, a dynamic duo planted on the Canadian Prairies.

Feb 24 - 3:00PM

Affairs of the Heart

Feb 24 - 3:00PM

Sound of Dragonflies

Frankly, we don’t know yet where our rocket will land once we shoot it off towards the moon! Explore with us the possibilities of the human voice. As part of the choir’s residency program at the Banff Centre for Arts and…

Mar 02 - 7:30PM

Poets

A concert program focusing on texts and lyricists, rather than on the composers.

Mar 03 - 7:30PM

ERS 4: Clayton Leung, viola and Lisa Tahara, piano

Featured Work: Rebecca Clarke - Sonata for viola and piano.

Mar 08 - 7:30PM

Tri-Continental

This trio first came together around 2000 when a jam showed the three seasoned guitarists Bill Bourne, Lester Quitzau and Madagascar Slim they had something special together. The sound of the collaboration was so different, and…

Mar 09 - 7:30PM

Spring Concert

Mar 09 - 8:00PM

Rob Heath CD Release

This new CD is a collection of 20 songs written by Rob and various co-writers but produced, recorded, played, programmed, edited and sung solely by Rob.

Multiple Dates

Small Mouth Sounds

Small Mouth Sounds lives in the mysterious silence enforced on six participants of a healing retreat. Without a traditional road map, actors and audiences must both fill in the gaps and go on a compelling, humorous and touching…

Mar 17 - 3:00PM

From Salzburg to Vienna

You’re invited to join the Alberta Baroque Ensemble for its 39th season of concerts and experience why the Alberta Baroque Ensemble is a premier chamber orchestra that specializes in music composed in the 17th and 18th centuries.

Mar 18 - 7:30PM

Juilliard String Quartet

Each performance of the Juilliard Quartet is a unique experience, bringing together the four members’ profound understanding and total commitment to sharing the wonders of the string quartet literature.

Mar 22 - 7:30PM

Irish Mythen

Irish Mythen calls herself a Globetrotting Troubadour, and honours the true sense of the calling. “I don’t just get up there and mail it in. For me it’s about reaching the crowd, it’s about having a responsibility to…

Mar 23 - 8:00PM

James Hill & Anne Janelle

It's true: opposites do attract. James Hill grew up playing folk, jazz and blues on his ukulele while Anne Janelle was exclusively a classical cellist. But the pair's differences quickly became their biggest asset.

Mar 24 - 3:00PM

Male Voices

Our annual concert featuring the male voices of the ensemble is also our Canadian Connections event. We’re hosting the renowned Chor Leoni (director Erick Lichte) from Vancouver, and bringing together various local male choirs…

Mar 24 - 7:30PM

ERS 5: Robert Spady & Sarah Ho

Featured Works: Debussy - Première Rhapsody, Weber - Grande Duo Concertante.

Multiple Dates

The Attic, the Pearls, and Three Fine Girls

With the death of their Father, Jayne Fine, JoJo Fine and Jelly Fine are left peculiar instructions to host a “wild party” of a funeral.

Apr 05 - 8:00PM

The Lynnes

The Lynnes are Juno award winning songwriter Lynn Miles and award-winning songwriter Lynne Hanson. The two Canadian heartbreak poets are multi-instrumentalists (piano, acoustic, electric guitar, mandolin), and fuse tight vocal…

Apr 05 - 8:00PM

Tengyue Zhang- Guitar

Tengyue Zhang is the first prize winner of the 2017 Guitar Foundation of American International Concert Artist Competition, perhaps the most prestigious classical guitar competition in the world.

Apr 12 - 7:30PM

Kobo Town

From their home in Toronto, the JUNO-winning group has brought their distinct calypso-inspired sound to audiences across the world.

Apr 13 - 8:00PM

John Wort Hannam Band

A prize-winning songwriter and performer, John Wort Hannam is known for his unique take on the simple day-to-day dramas of common folk through songs that map the landscapes of both the human heart and this vast country of ours.

Apr 14 - 3:00PM

Splendor of the Baroque

You’re invited to join the Alberta Baroque Ensemble for its 39th season of concerts and experience why the Alberta Baroque Ensemble is a premier chamber orchestra that specializes in music composed in the 17th and 18th centuries.

Apr 15 - 7:30PM

Ancient of Days...
Bevan & Blake

World-premiere performance of Allan Bevan's composition, "Ancient of Days", commissioned by EdMetro Chorus. A multi-media work for vocal soloists, chorus and orchestra based upon the ideas, poetry, and visual art of the English…

Multiple Dates

The Empress & The Prime Minister by Darrin Hagen

On the 50th anniversary of the decriminalization of homosexuality in Canada, Darrin Hagen premieres a new play about the life of drag queen ted northe, also known as the Empress of Canada.

Apr 19 - 7:30PM

Good Friday at the Winspear

The Good Friday concert at the Winspear centre has been a tradition for decades. Joined by the Da Camera Singers (director John Brough) and fifteen wind players, we will perform the magnificent Mass in E-minor by Anton Bruckner.…

May 10 - 7:30PM

#connect

#connect is a biennial, auditioned project choir for singers ages 18 to 30, attracting the most motivated singers from local community and university choirs. They experience the structure, discipline, demands and artistry of…

May 11 - 7:30PM

Last Night of the Proms

The band will salute that venerable British musical tradition, The Last Night of the Proms, with a variety of music from the classics and from the British Isles.

Multiple Dates

From Cradle to Stage 2019

Walterdale Theatre’s Annual New Work Festival

May 18 - 7:30PM

i Coristi Gone Wild

Music about animals - A light and fun program for spring!

May 26 - 3:00PM

Playful Mozart

Jun 09 - 3:00PM

Space Odyssey...
50th Anniv. of Lunar Landing

A voyage into space; music of wonder and discovery

Multiple Dates

The Light in the Piazza

Picture a beautiful summer day, Italy, 1953: Margaret Johnson, an elegant and strong-willed Southern woman, has taken her daughter, Clara, on a vacation to Italy. A chance encounter occurs between Clara and a young Italian gentleman,…

Jul 07 - 3:00PM

Summer Voyage