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Canada 150 Wind Ensemble Concert: …our home and native land!

Thursday, November 30, 2017
12:30 pm - 1:20 pm
Talbot College (TC)
Room: Paul Davenport Theatre
Canada 150 concert by Wind Ensemble

Come and join us as we pay tribute to Canada’s diversity, trials, and triumphs. Along with the premiere of Professor Troy Ducharme’s transcription of Colin McPhee’s Balinese Ceremonial Music, the Wind Ensemble will perform Jonathan Dagenais’s homage to those lost during the 1989 École Polytechnique tragedy, as well as perform Estacio’s new work for band, Prairie Ride and Sunset.

Conductor: Colleen Richardson

Auprès de ma blonde, Milne, Ronald E.J.
Tabula Rasa “Life Without Limits”, MacDonald, Don/Hopkins, Mark
Balinese Ceremonial Music, McPhee, Colin/Ducharme, Troy
Polytechnique, Dagenais, Jonathan
Prairie Ride and Sunset, Estacio, John

This concert is part of the Canada 150 Presentations series hosted by Western's Faculty of Information and Media Studies, Faculty of Law, and Don Wright Faculty of Music. For details on all three presentations, visit Western's Canada 150 webpage.

We welcome school and community groups! There’s no charge to attend this event however advance notice is required to ensure we can properly welcome your group. Please contact Sasha Gorbasew to arrange your school group or visit and discuss additional programming as needed. Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 80532 or

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