Music News

January 1, 2022

AMPD’s top 10 moments of 2021

2021 had its challenges. As we enter 2022, let's reflect on just some of the many moments that made 2021 a special one at AMPD.


December 20, 2021

Don Ross wins 2021 Walter Carsen Prize

AMPD Music alum Don Ross win the prestigious 2021 Walter Carsen Prize which recognizes the highest level of artistic merit and distinguished career achievement by a Canadian professional artist in music, theatre or dance.


November 24, 2021

Dance Innovations premieres compelling new student work

Liminal Spaces focuses on the transitory moment of collective disorientation. United under the theme of “Intersection” that is being explored through the Dance Department’s events and performances for 2021-22, choreographers investigate the overlaps, counterpoints and margins they have experienced throughout these past 20 months of the COVID-19 pandemic.


September 14, 2021

Celebrating the great Oscar Peterson

York University’s School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design honours the 30th anniversary of Oscar Peterson’s installation as Chancellor of York University.