VABE student exhibition in the SoCA Gallery

SoCA Events

Armouries' Performance Hall with 9' Yamaha CFX Grand PianoArmouries' Performance Hall with 9' Yamaha CFX Grand Piano

 

 

 

Concerts, Guest Artists, Exhibitions, Talks and Recitals

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SoCA Gallery Exhibitions

SoCA Artist Talks

The SoCA Artist Talks series feature professional visual and multmedia artists —faculty and guests— at the new SoCA Armouries' in either the Performance Hall or SoCA Gallery. Free event.

SoCA Music Guest Artists

The SoCA Music Guest Artists series feature professional musicians—faculty and guests—in concert, at the SoCA Armouries' new Performance Hall. Tickets $20 Adults and Seniors; Students $10.

SoCA Music Student Concerts 

Student Ensemble Concert series feature performances by our student ensembles. Featured University of Windsor ensembles include: UWindsor Chamber Choir, Jazz Combo, Jazz Ensemble, University Singers, Wind Ensemble and Percussion Ensemble, and speical showcase concerts. Tickets $20 Adults and Seniors; Students $10.  

Student Third Year and Graduation Recitals Third year and graduating Music students will perform solo recitals in the Armouries Performance Hall or at a variety of venues around Windsor.  

Community Concert series at SoCA Armouries. Sundays at 2 pm these free recitals feature performances by young musicians in the studios of ORMTA teachers and other music teachers in our community.

Purchase your tickets to any of our concerts in advance online at our secure website or buy at the door. Our goal is to inform and connect music lovers, whether they are students, alumni, or our friends in the community.  

 

Fall 2019

 

September

Catherine McKeever sitting at her piano in her teaching studioSaturday, Sept. 28, 2:30 pm

6th Annual Catherine McKeever Memorial Fundraising Showcase

Performance Hall, SoCA Armouries, 37 University Ave. E.
Admission by donation to the McKeever Voice Scholarship fund at the door. 

Make a Donation

This concert will feature vocal performances showcasing a variety of musical genres by Cathy McKeever’s colleagues, SoCA students, faculty and family.  Join us for an afternoon of great performances and help us raise needed funds for the McKeever Voice Scholarship at SOCA!  Details: TBA

 

October

Saturday, October 26, 7:30 pm

Fall Faculty Collage Concert

Performance Hall, SoCA Armouries, 37 University Ave. E.
Featuring:
Bruce Kotowich, bass
Jennifer Swanson, soprano
Jeffrey Price, saxophone
Trevor Pittman, clarinet
Ina Yoon, piano
Nicholas Papador, marimba and Percusion Studio Students
Alde Calongcagong, collaborative pianist
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $10
 
 

November

Marassa Duo logoFriday, November 8, 7:30pm

Marassa Duo CD Launch

Dr. Nicholas Papador's 
Marassa Duo
a percussive global journey
Featuring members and alumni of the University of Windsor Percussion Studio.
Multimedia Studio, AWCCA building, 160 Freedom Way (across from Armouries)
Free event. Refreshments provided.
 
 

University Wind Ensemble performing in Capitol theatreFriday, November 29, 7:30pm

University Wind Ensemble Fall Concert

Dr. Nicholas Papador, director
Capitol Theatre, 121 University Ave. W.
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $10
 

University Jazz Ensemble performing on the Pentastar stage in Capitol TheatreSaturday, November 30, 7:30pm

University Jazz Ensemble in Concert

Mr. Robert Fazecash, director
Capitol Theatre, 121 University Ave. W.
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $10
 

 

December

Director of Choirs, Dr. Bruce J.G. KotowichSaturday, December 7, 2:30pm AND Sunday, Dec. 8, 2:30pm

Festival of Christmas

UWindsor Chamber Choir and University Singers,
Dr. Bruce J.G. Kotowich, director
Heritage Auditorium, Assumption Hall, 400 Huron Church Rd.
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $10
 

 

Winter 2020

 

Pianist, Dr. Philip AdamsonSunday, January 26, 2:30pm

Adamson and Woodwinds

Featuring pianist Philip Adamson and Woodwind faculty
Performance Hall, SoCA Armouries, 37 University Ave. E.
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $10
 

 

FEBRUARY

Saturday, February 1, 7:30pm

Concerto & Chamber Concert

Featuring SoCA Music Student Concerto Competition winners performing with members of the Windsor Symphony Orchestra
Heritage Auditorium, Assumption Hall, 400 Huron Church Rd.
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $10
 

Saturday, February 8, 7:30pm

Southwest Guitar Trio

This trio of dazzling guitarists is made up of Mike McNamara, Robert Kubica and Michael Pare.
Performance Hall, SoCA Armouries, 37 University Ave. E.
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $10
 

MARCH

 
University Jazz Ensemble and Singers, Robert Fazecash, directorFriday, March 6, 7:30 pm

University Jazz Ensemble Concert

Robert Fazecash, director
Capitol Theatre, 121 University Ave. W.
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $5

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Saturday, March 7, 2020

Audition Day #1

SoCA Armouries building, 37 University Ave., East
 

Dr. Kotowich conducts the UWindsor Chamber ChoirFriday, March 27, 7:30pm

Considering Matthew Shepard

UWindsor Chamber Choir and University Singers,
Dr. Bruce J.G. Kotowich, Director of Choirs
Heritage Auditorium, Assumption Hall, 400 Huron Church Rd.
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $10
 
 

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Audition Day #2

SoCA Armouries building, 37 University Ave., East
 
 

APRIL

Dr. Papador conducts the University Wind Ensemble on the Capitol Theatre stageFriday, April 3, 7:30 pm

Wind Ensemble Concert

University Wind Ensemble, Nicholas Papador, director
Capitol Theatre, 121 University Ave. W.
Tickets $20;  Students with ID $5
 

 

Flutist and alumnus Audrey Schumacher

 
 
 

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Audition Day #3

SoCA Armouries building, 37 University Ave., East
 
 
 
 
 

Updated:  Oct. 17, 2019