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Welcome!

The Rouge River Winds is a group of enthusiastic musicians, who get together once a week to enjoy an evening making music with friends. Founded in the fall of 2010, our band has experienced rapid growth since its establishment. Our membership consists of a widely diverse group of many ages ranging from high school students to adult musicians.

Wind Dances

Rouge River Winds presents “Wind Dances”, featuring the winners of our 2017-18 solo competition, Danielle Sum (marimba) and Subrina Sookram (flute). Read more about the soloists here!

Saturday, June 9, 7:30 PM
Scarborough Citadel (2021 Lawrence Ave. E. Scarbourough, ON)
Underground parking available

Buy your tickets before June 7, 2018 and SAVE $5! Contact us at info@rougeriverwinds.com if you’d like to purchase advance tickets.
Advance Ticket Prices (until June 7, 2018): $15 Adults, $10 Students/Seniors/Arts Workers
Door Ticket Prices: $20 Adults, $15 Students/Seniors/Arts Workers

Here is a sneak peak at what we are playing:
Illyrian Dances (Woolfenden)
Divertimento for Flute (Reed)
Concerto for Marimba (Rosauro)
Armenian Dances, Part I (Reed)

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Folk Songs

Come out to see the Rouge River Winds perform familiar folk songs featuring works by Grainger, Ticheli and much more!

Sunday, March 4 , 7:30 PM 
St. Dunstan of Canterbury Church (56 Lawson Road, Scarborough)
Tickets available at the door: $15 adults, $10 students/seniors/arts workers

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Myths and Legends

Join us for a concert of music inspired by myths and legends! From the heroes and gods of Greek and Nordic mythology, to the wizards of Harry Potter and The Lord of the Rings, to fantastic creatures such as unicorns and dragons, our music will transport you to the worlds of your imagination.

Friday, August 18, 8:00 PM
St. Dunstan of Canterbury Church (56 Lawson Road)
Tickets: $15 Adults; $10 Students

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Canadiana: Songs in the Key of “Eh!”

The Rouge River Winds, under musical director Pratik Gandhi, present a celebration of Canadian music for wind band!

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The world premiere of a commissioned work from composer Bill Thomas, titled “The Lonely Land”

Concerto Competition winner Jessica Tse performing Allan Gilliland’s “Dreaming of the Masters”, concerto for jazz clarinet

Friday, June 16, 7:30 PM
St. Dunstan of Canterbury Church (56 Lawson Road)
Tickets: $15 Adults; $10 Students

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A Christmas Celebration

Rouge River Winds presents our Winter Concert
“A Christmas Celebration”
with Music Director Pratik Gandhi

The holidays are almost upon us so join us in celebrating with some festive tunes. We are also holding a craft sale selling baked goods, hats and more. Make sure to bring some extra cash with you!

Friday, December 16, 7:30 PM
St. Dunstan of Canterbury Church (56 Lawson Road)
Tickets: $10 Adults; $5 Students/Seniors

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