Faculty of Music

Fall Preview Day

Fall Preview Day

Saturday November 16, 2013

(Register Online)

Morning Activities

Welcome Centre
Tours will depart frequently from the Atrium
9:00am - 10:00am
OR 11:30am - 12:00pm
Atrium, Talbot College
Coffee and refreshments will be available.

Information Sessions about our programs and audition process/requirements.
Admissions staff, Faculty members and Students Council representatives will be on hand to answer questions after the presentation.
10:00am - 11:30am
room 141, Talbot College

Afternoon Activities

12:00-1:00pm -Information Drop in Session. Students who are not able to attend our morning session are invited to drop by and ask questions to our faculty and staff.
Location: Atrium, Talbot College

11:30am-1:30pm- Popular Music Studies Session "From Demo to Delivery: Popular Music in Practice". 
Professors Robert Toft and Jay Hodgson will present this session and speak with students interested in the Bachelor of Arts (major Popular Music Studies).
IMC lab, 120D Campus Building.

2:00pm - Open Opera rehearsal. Western University Opera will be rehearsing Benjamin Britten's Rape of Lucretia. Prospective students will have the opportunity to drop in and observe from the back of  the theatre.
Paul Davenport Theatre, Talbot College.

National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Finals. Western will hosting the NATS finals on this day during Fall Preview Day. Prospective voice students are welcome to sit in on any of the sessions in the Music Building or Talbot College througout the afternoon. The final concert will take place in von Kuster Hall (Music Building) at 5:30. Music retail vendors will have displays and items for sale in the Music Faculty.

Mini Lessons. Opportunities for short 20 minute lessons will be available on the following instruments:
Various teaching studios.

This is an opportunity for prospective students to meet with a Don Wright Faculty of Music instructor one on one and play for them. Please contact Sasha Gorbasew to sign up for an opportunity. A limited number of time slots are avaialble.

Campus Fall Preview Day Site