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uOttawa School of Music Golden Anniversary Celebration

Remembering our past, celebrating our present and building for our future!


Join us at the 50th anniversary celebration of the School of Music at the University of Ottawa, part of Homecoming 2019 Weekend!

What: Golden Anniversary Celebration of the School of Music

When:  Saturday, October 5, 2019

Where:  Pérez Hall and Tabaret Hall

Who:  Alumni, Students and Friends

  • New Musicians’ Wellness Centre Fair: 9:30-12 noon – Pérez Hall
    Sample different approaches to musicians’ wellness (Alexander Technique, Chiropractic, Feldenkrais Method ATM, Global Active Stretching, and Physiotherapy): this exciting opportunity will provide musicians with introductory knowledge and practical skills for improving their wellness. Participants and masterclass attendees are encouraged to register for one or two individual workshops/masterclasses to ensure a place.
  • Pérez Open Doors: Showcase of current students’ creative activities: 12:30-2:30 pm – Pérez Hall - REGISTER NOW
    Wander through the hallways and rooms of Pérez Hall and engage with current students to hear about their research projects and observe them in performance rehearsals.  Visit the CreatorSpace to hear one of the fascinating papers being presented as part of the Clara Schumann Study Day.  We will open our doors and give you a first-hand view of the musical training that is happening in 2019.
  • Da Capo 2019: A Celebration: 3-5 pm – Tabaret Hall - Reception to follow (cash bar) - REGISTER NOW
    Learn about new developments and future plans for the School of Music.  Join us in honouring founding professors Evelyn Greenberg and Jean-Paul Sevilla, and special guest Joyce El-Khoury (BMus ’05), inaugural recipient of the Angela Hewitt Distinguished Alumni Award.  Catch up with former classmates, professors and administrative staff.


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