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Expert: Prince (1958-2016)

Fri, 2016-04-22 15:20

"Prince, the superstar American singer-songwriter known for his incredible musicianship, diverse appeal across multiple genres and cavalcade of award-winning hits, has died at age 57." (CBC)

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Organ Students big winners at National Organ Playing Competition

Mon, 2015-07-13 10:15

Schulich  organ students  Stephen Boda and Helen Tucker won  first and second prize in the Royal Canadian College of Organists National competition in Winnipeg, Manitoba, in conjunction with the Winnipeg Organ Festival.  They are students of Hans-Ola Ericsson.

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Mon, 2015-07-13 09:29

Sometimes an artist’s most meaningful projects arise by chance, in everyday interactions, rather than through any grand plan. So, it seems, was the case with the intrepid cellist Matt Haimovitz, whose latest enthusiasm came about in the halls of McGill University, where he has been on the faculty for more than a decade.
Article from the The Boston Globe.

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Elizabeth Wirth gives $7.5M to Schulich School of Music

McGill University will rename New Music Building in alumna's honour
Thu, 2015-04-30 16:58

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RIP, Jan Jarczyk

Wed, 2014-08-06 10:39

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A Musical Tribute to pianist Dale Bartlett

Sun, 2014-04-27 16:00 - 18:00
Price: Free

Musicians include  

Yehonatan Berrick, violin

Julian Armour, cello

Mark Simons, clarinet

Samantha Borgal and Lynn Fortin, sopranos

Oliver Jones, Allison Gagnon, Jean Marchand, Michael McMahon, Brigitte Poulin, piano

Reception to follow

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Golden Violin awarded to Baptiste Rodrigues

French violinist is the first international student to win elite prize presented by McGill University’s Schulich School of Music
Fri, 2012-11-30 16:02

Wherever he goes, Baptiste Rodrigues carries with him the memory of his grandparents. In his violin case, he keeps the Legion of Honour awarded to his grandfather, a hero of the Second World War, and a photo of his grandmother, whom he lived with as a teenager.

Contact Information

Contact: Julie Fortier
Organization: Media Relations, McGill University
Office Phone: 514 398-6751
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