Trevor Pittman

Sam PoolePiano student Sam Poole will mount his graduation project, a production of the musical theatre work Songs for a New World, this weekend in the SoCA Armouries.

SoCA student to stage song cycle

Piano student Sam Poole will mount his graduation project, a production of the musical theatre work Songs for a New World, this weekend in the SoCA Armouries.

Vocalist Madeline Doornaert fronts a jazz combo of Sam Poole on piano, Noah Renault on bass, Matt Lepain on trumpet, Nick Baddeley on drums, Caterina Augimeri on saxophone, and Logan Fletcher on guitar.Vocalist Madeline Doornaert fronts a jazz combo of Sam Poole on piano, Noah Renault on bass, Matt Lepain on trumpet, Nick Baddeley on drums, Caterina Augimeri on saxophone, and Logan Fletcher on guitar.

Talent display celebrates building anniversary

Displays of SoCA student talents centred a Jan. 25 celebration of one year in their downtown campus buildings.

UWindsor President Alan Wildeman talks to a class on their first day in the new School of Creative Arts in downtown Windsor.UWindsor President Alan Wildeman talks to a class on their first day in the new School of Creative Arts in downtown Windsor.

School of Creative Arts comes to life in downtown Windsor

January 4, 2018 marked a historic moment for students, faculty and staff at UWindsor’s School of Creative Arts.

Over the last four years, the late-19th-century Romanesque structure in the city’s downtown core reverberated with the frenzied sounds of construction.

But on Thursday, the notes from students practising piano and lectures by professors in classrooms drifted up to fill the lofty Windsor Armouries.

“So many people contributed to this project and now seeing it come to life is pretty incredible,” said University of Windsor President Alan Wildeman.

Canadian premiere of song cycle on offer Friday

The Canadian premiere of a seven-song cycle based on Norwegian poetry is featured on the program of a concert Friday, October 20, in Assumption Hall’s Heritage Auditorium.

Soprano Jennifer Swanson will join clarinetist Trevor Pittman and pianist Michael Karloff of the University of Windsor in performing Nattsanger (Night Songs), composed for her by Abbie Betinis with texts by Rolf Jacobsen.

Catherine McKeeverThe Catherine McKeever Memorial Concert will raise funds for a student scholarships honouring the late voice instructor.

Concert to raise funds in memory of voice teacher

The Catherine McKeever Memorial Concert will raise funds for a student scholarships honouring the late voice instructor.