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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.

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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New Beginnings

Rouge River Winds with the Woburn CI Wind Ensemble presents our Fall concert
“New Beginnings”
with Music Director Pratik Gandhi and Brian Farrow

Friday November 18, 7:30 PM
2222 Ellesmere Rd. Scarborough ON
Tickets: $10 Adults; $5 Students/Seniors

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Summer Soundtracks II

Rouge River Winds (formerly known as the U of T Scarborough Community Concert Band)
presents our Summer concert
“Summer Soundtracks II”
with Music Director Pratik Gandhi
and Soloists Katherine Thompson & Shilpa Sharma

Saturday August 20, 7:30 PM
St. Dunstan of Canterbury Church (56 Lawson Road)
Tickets $5 at the door

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Solo Competition

Rouge River Winds is proud to present a Solo Competition for our 2016/2017 season. This is designed to provide an opportunity to a deserving soloist from our community to perform with our ensemble.

Details here!   http://www.rougeriverwinds.com/solo-competition/

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Our New Name!

“University of Toronto Scarborough Alumni and Community Concert Band” has always been a bit of a mouthful… so we’re re-branding!  We hope you like the new name of our ensemble — we’re now calling ourselves the

Rouge River Winds

A new logo, and an updated website are coming soon!

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With A Little Help from Our Friends

U of T Scarborough Community Concert Band
presents our spring concert
“With a Little Help from Our Friends”
with Music Director Pratik Gandhi
and guest conductors Kishan Chouhan, Travis Grubissi, and Jessica Puskar

Saturday June 25, 7:30 PM
St. Dunstan of Canterbury Church (56 Lawson Road)
Tickets $5 at the door

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Musicians’ Nostalgia

We are holding a free concert featuring our band members’ favourite pieces. You might recognize some of them! Here is a sneak peak of our programme:

Variations on a Korean Folk Song (Chance)
October (Whitacre)
Euphonium Concerto, Mvt. 1 (Horovitz)

Sunday April 24, 7:00 PM
Agincourt Collegiate Institute
2621 Midland Ave, Toronto

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Our 2016 Winter Season

We’re excited to playing repertoire selected by our band members this term!

March Bou Shu (Yagisawa)
Be Thou My Vision (Gillingham)
Earthdance (Sweeney)
Euphonium Concerto, Mvt. 1 (Horovitz)
Toccata for Band (Erickson)
October (Whitacre)
Unquiet Spirits (Mackey)
Variations on a Korean Folk Song (Chance)
Blue Ridge Reel (Balmages)

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