Archived Music at Noon

Sunday, August 24, 2014 - 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Sunday August 24, 2014 1 - 5 pmCoutts Centre(near Nanton, AB)Everyone is welcome to explore the beautiful prairie gardens at the Coutts Centre,  take part in hands-on art activities, watch artist painting or sketching, and enjoy the music.light refreshments on sale. Bring your picnic blanket, lawn chairs and the whole family!  (no pets please)

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 12:15pm
A feast for the ears, the Music At Noon series presents a brilliant lineup of free, live concerts every Tuesday in the Recital Hall at 12:15 pm sharp.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 12:15pm
The University of Lethbridge Chamber Ensembles is proud to perform a pre-tour concert of diverse works by Ney Rosauro, Russell Peck, Simon & Garfunkel, Franz Joseph Haydn, C.D. Lorenz, and Ronald Lo Presti.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 12:15pm
Hear Jesse Plessis in recital playing music by Per Nørgård and Ludwig van Beethoven. Nørgård’s Turn – work that explores practical applications of varied mathematical models to music composition – will be performed alongside Beethoven’s Waldstein Sonata, one of the most salient and heroic compositions from his middle period.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 12:15pm
The Canadian Mercer-Park Duo offers a romantic cello and piano program spanning 100 years of music - the dark turmoil and emotional depth of Rachmaninoff paired with a gorgeous and spirited new work by young Canadian composer William Rowson. 

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 12:15pm
Mezzo-soprano Sandra Stringer and pianist Carolyn Herrington perform a recital of celebrated works by Robert Schumann, Francis Poulenc, and Roger Quilter.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 12:15pm
Cellist Mark Rodgers will be joined by soprano Janet Youngdahl, pianist Colleen Klassen and Cellissimo for a delightful concert of distinguished works mainly from the Renaissance and Baroque eras. 

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 12:15pm
Clarinetist Louise Campbell, percussionist Barah Héon-Morissette and t-stick instrumentalist D. Andrew Stewart create a concert experience of musical and theatrical mixture, featuring silences, squeaks and hypnotic rhythmic loops.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 12:15pm
Sarah Gieck and Deanna Oye will be performing the Frank Martin Ballade for flute and piano, Robert Schumann Romanze Op. 94 No. 1, and will be joined by Mark Rodgers in the Handel Sonata in A minor for flute and basso continuo, HWV 362.  Sarah and Mark will also be performing Jet Whistle for flute and cello by Villa Lobos. BiographiesSarah Gieck

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 12:15pm
After debuting last season on the LSO Chamber Music series and the Department of Music's Faculty Artists and Friends series, the University of Lethbridge Faculty Wind Quintet is delighted to be joined by Faculty saxophonist Chee Meng Low for their first Music at Noon appearance.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 - 12:15pm
Emma Parkinson, mezzo-soprano, returns home to where her passion for singing began. 

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 12:15pm
Musaeus, the resident professional string quartet with the Lethbridge Symphony presents two works from this season’s Lethbridge Symphony Chamber Series.  Mozart’s D major Divertimento, written in 1772 at the age of 16, is in three movements that are filled with enthusiasm and melodic variety. 

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 12:15pm
The recital will highlight some of the 'greats' in the German art song repertoire, and will include delightful Lieder by Mozart, Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, Wolf and Strauss.  These wonderful works for solo voice and piano demonstrate the intimate and vibrant nature of the Germanic art song tradition.  Pianist Carolyn Herrington is joined by tenor Blaine Hendsbee,...

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 12:15pm
Unfortunately, due to the poor weather conditions, the Studio Showcase is postponed until further notice.

Christine Vanderkooy, pianist - Music at Noon
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 12:15pm
Praised for her “sensitive and passionate artistic interpretation”, pianist Christine Vanderkooy has performed solo recital tours of Canada and Europe as a recipient of SSHRC grants. 

Jason Barron, guitar, Music at Noon
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 12:15pm
The program Jason has put together largely represents guitar composers from the Classical and Modern era. Although separated by several hundred years the basic technique for playing classical guitar has remained virtually unchanged, while the boundaries of composing music has seen unprecedented development.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 12:15pm
In demand for her luscious vocals and artistic versatility, soprano Michelle Minke is quickly becoming the face of opera in Calgary.  Michelle and Deanna will be performing a selection of Schubert, Faure, Rachmaninov and Brittens infamous Cabaret songs.

Sina Khosravi, percussion, string piano, Music at Noon
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 12:15pm
 unity in diversity through musical collaborations.  Sina Khosravi will be delighting his audience with solos on various percussion instruments (tonbak, doumbek) from the Middle East.  He will also be incorporating duets and trios with marimbas and piano into his repertoire and will be accompanying Mohsen Seyed Mahmod’s Persian chants with his tombak. He may...

Musaeus String Quartet; Dr. Josh Davies, trumpet; Music at Noon
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 12:15pm
For Music at Noon, Musaeus will be presenting a repertoire from their upcoming Lethbridge Symphony Orchestra Chamber Series II concert scheduled Friday, November 1, 8pm at Southminster Church, featuring guest artist Josh Davies, trumpet.  The program will include Concerto for Trumpet by Leopold Mozart, Concerto Saint Marc by Albinoni, A Hymn for the Lost and the...

Thomas Staples, horn, Music at Noon
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - 12:15pm
Thomas Staples is Professor of Music and Director of Bands at the University of Lethbridge.

Blaine Hendsbee, Sandra Stringer, and Magdalena von Eccher - Music at Noon
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 12:15pm
Tenor Dr. Blaine Hendsbee, mezzo-soprano Dr. Sandra Stringer and pianist Magdalena von Eccher present a recital that is a centenary tribute to the birth of the great 20th century British composer Benjamin Britten (b.1913).

Sara Hahn - flute - Music at Noon series
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 12:15pm
Hailed by the Calgary Herald as having "beauty of tone and a wonderfully flexible phrasing", Sara Hahn is currently the Principal Flutist for the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra.

Dmitry Nesterov, Pianist - Mt. Royal University - Music at Noon
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 12:15pm
Dmitry Nesterov arrived on the Canadian music scene in 1992 when he became a Laureate in the first Esther Honens Calgary International Piano Competition.

Dale Ketcheson, guitar, Conservatory of Music
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 12:15pm
Dale Ketcheson’s repertoire spans a wide range of styles from Renaissance to contemporary classical music and jazz. His programs are both thought provoking and entertaining, and are always warmly received by his audiences. 

"Die Verwandlung" 2013 Frederik Köster, trumpet , Sebastian Sternal, piano
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 12:15pm
Frederik Köster on trumpet, flugelhorn & Sebastian Sternal on piano.  Both musicians have been playing together in various ensembles for seven years.  Amongst others, they have played as a duo and, most currently, in the quartet “Die Verwandlung” [“The Transformation”], with Joscha Oetz (bass) and Jonas Burgwinkel (drums) (CD release in April 2013 with Traumton...