Events

Meet AMPD at the Ontario Universities Fair @ Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) (next to the CN Tower and Rogers Centre) South Building
Free and open to the public, the Ontario University Fair is the only event where you can interact with all 21 universities in Ontario in one place. Come meet York AMPD professors, students and admissions representatives. We... View Article
"Monochromatic" by Elham Fatapour & Nima Arabi @ The Gales Gallery, Accolade West Building, York University
Monochromatic is a mixed media exhibition by upper level Visual Art students Elham Fatapour and Nima Arabi. Iranian – born Canadian artists, their art for this exhibition reflects their own unique point of view on humanity. The... View Article
World @ Midday: Levon Ichkhanian's Jazz Armenia @ Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, York University
LEVON ICHKHANIAN’S JAZZ ARMENIA Wilson Laurencin – Drums Andrew Stewart – Bass Ruben Vasquez – Keys Levon Ichkhanian – Guitar Guitarist Levon Ichkhanian was born in 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon, of Armenian descent. He is... View Article
Oct 3 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Music @ Midday: Student Showcase @ Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, York University
York University music students showcase their talent. Free admission. Everyone welcome. Maps & Directions   
Oct 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Jazz @ Noon: The Lorne Lofsky Trio @ Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, York University
Lorne Lofsky Trio with Lorne on guitar, Kieran Overs on bass and Barry Romberg on drums. One of Canada’s foremost jazz guitarists, Lorne Lofsky has performed with many notables, including Ed Bickert, Chet Baker, Pepper... View Article
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Come celebrate eLearning challenges and successes with your colleagues! Featuring panel presentations by Amnon Buchbinder (Cinema and Media Arts), Danielle Robinson (Dance), and Matt Vander Woude (Music), followed by a Q&A. Light refreshments will be served. Amnon Buchbinder... View Article
World @ Midday: The Canadian Arabic Orchestra @ Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, York University
THE CANADIAN ARABIC ORCHESTRA The idea of combining the Western and Eastern musical worlds started out in 2009 by Lamees Audeh and Wafa Al Zaghal who performed as a duo of the piano and the... View Article
"Cosmic Bodies" painting exhibition by James Harding & Fernanda de la Mora @ Special Project Gallery, Joan and Martin Goldfarb Centre for Fine Arts, York University
Cosmic Bodies is a painting exhibition by fourth year Visual Art students James Harding and Fernanda de la Mora. Exploring a marriage of science and religion, Cosmic Bodies presents the concept of space as God. It blurs the line between real and... View Article
Music @ Midday: Open Improvisation Performance & Discussion @ Martin Family Lounge, 219 Accolade East Building, York University
Open Improvisation Performance & Discussion with Steve Koven, Brian Katz, Matt Brubeck and others. Instructors in the Open Improvisation program perform spontaneously created compositions as well as discussing their creative process. This performance will also... View Article
Music at Midday - Faculty Spotlight: The Accolade Trio @ Tribute Communities Recital Hall, 112 Accolade East Building, York University
The Accolade Trio is comprised of York Music Professors Patricia Wait and Mark Chambers and Elizabeth Acker. Admission is free.  Maps & Directions ACCOLADE TRIO Patricia Wait, clarinet Patricia Wait is a clarinetist with extensive... View Article
Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Improv Soirée @ Sterling Beckwith Studio, 235 Accolade East Building, York University
An evening of improvisation in a participatory “open mic” set-up, hosted by the improv studios of Music Professor Casey Sokol. Performers and observers welcome. Admission is free. Maps & Directions 
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
G.I.V.E Gospel Inter-Varsity Explosion @ Tribute Communities Recital Hall, 112 Accolade East Building, York University
Imagine the power of 200 voices raised in chorus. Now imagine that power expressed through gospel music. The York University Gospel Choir joins forces and voices with three other choirs in a rafter-raising celebration of... View Article
Music @ Midday: Classical Instrumental Concert @ Tribute Communities Recital Hall, 112 Accolade East Building, York University
The Music at Midday series presents a recital featuring student soloists in the classical performance program. Admission is free. Everyone welcome. Maps & Directions