Community Connections

Music Building, Western University

In addition to our student, faculty and guest artist performances, we are proud to highlight several community groups hosting events at the Don Wright Faculty of Music. It is our honour to share our facilities and shine a spotlight on our local, national and international guests.

Western University High School Honour Choir - CANCELLED
(previously scheduled for Saturday, October 5)
This program and concert has been cancelled. Visit the Honour Choir webpage to learn more.

Western/OBA Intermediate Honour Band
Saturday, October 19, 2:45 p.m.
Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College
Concert featuring Grade 8, 9, and 10 student participants of the 2019 Intermediate Honour Band.

Alumni Choir Concert
Saturday, October 19, 4:00 p.m.
von Kuster Hall, Music Building
Alumni reunite to perform during Western’s Homecoming celebrations. Visit our Homecoming webpage for more information and to register (in advance) to sing. Registration not required for audience members.

Songs of Many Lands
Friday, November 15, 1:30 p.m.
von Kuster Hall, Music Building
Annual concert of songs in many global languages celebrating Western’s International Week. Presented by Professor Patricia Green for Voice Fridays, a weekly symposium for singers including masterclasses, lectures, performances and seminars.

NATS Ontario Vocal Showcase – Finale Concerts
November 23 & 24, 4:00 p.m. daily
von Kuster Hall, Music Building
Western is proud to host the National Association of Teachers of Singing Ontario Chapter’s Vocal Showcase featuring 300 singers from across the province, ranging in age from Gr. 7 to graduate students. Finale Concerts are free, open to the public, and feature winners from the day (Saturday – classical, Sunday – musical theatre).

New Horizons Band 20th Anniversary Concert
Sunday, December 1, 1:30 p.m.
Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College
200+ members of New Horizons Band perform and celebrate 20 years of music making at Western.

Young Winds Final Concert
Saturday, April 4, 10:00 a.m.
Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College
Grade 6-9 student participants in Western University Young Winds give their final performance of the session.