Music for a Better World: World Music for Sustainable Development
The Canadian Centre for Ethnomusicology (CCE) and the Department of Music are proud to present Music for a Better World, a concert to benefit the Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers’ Syrian Emergency Relief Fund... [Read More]
Ellestad Duo @Noon Series - January 5th, 2016
folkwaysAlive! is a creative and educational hub for musical, social and cultural advancement made possible by the University of Alberta's partnership with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings in Washington DC.
folkwaysAlive! is home to a collection of over 2,100 Folkways records donated to the university by company founder, Moses Asch. Our centre—located in the historic Arts building at the University of Alberta—provides a network for musicians, historians, researchers, academics and a diverse community of music lovers.
In addition to hosting on-site tours and curating multidisciplinary projects, folkwaysAlive! houses an online digital archive of Folkways recordings, provides research opportunities, and presents public performances that relate to and enhance the Folkways philosophy and traditions. Learn more.