Tag Archives: William Aberhart High School

Congratulations are due

My daughter was part of the winning choir in their category at Young Prague 2014 last month. The announcement that the winning choir was “all the way from Canada” set off a storm of excited screams. Congratulations to the William Aberhart High … Continue reading

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Just listen to your children

Another band festival weekend. Another band performance to which parents were invited. It’s been 8 years already. There was confusion – frantic, criss-crossing texts, voice mails and phone calls – over not just the start time but the day of … Continue reading

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Concerti Concert

The Wind Ensemble at my daughter’s high school held their annual Concerti Concert last week.  A number of students were given the opportunity to play a concerto accompanied by the Ensemble, a rare opportunity for many soloists. The music ranged … Continue reading

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They Sound Like Pros

Billie’s Bounce – from an awesome group of young men. They all attended William Aberhart High School in Calgary and are now pursuing jazz studies – Eric Haynes (piano) at McGill University, Ben Rackow (bass) also at McGill, and Aaron … Continue reading

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