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RDPC music program recognized for sending five students to the International Music Camp this summer

RDPC music program recognized for sending five students to the International Music Camp this summer

R.D. Parker Collegiate was recognized as one of the top 10 schools in Canada for the number of student musicians they sent to the International Music Camp (IMC) this year.
Northern music students gather in Thompson for Norman Jazz Festival

Northern music students gather in Thompson for Norman Jazz Festival

Music students from Flin Flon and The Pas joined their Thompson counterparts at R.D. Parker Collegiate Oct.
Thompson musicians join Saskatoon-based heavy metal group

Thompson musicians join Saskatoon-based heavy metal group

Former Breach of Trust bandmates are using their talents to help Side Step the Crow
Living Room Live returns Sept. 13

Living Room Live returns Sept. 13

Thompson’s Lutheran-United Church will be hosting the first Living Room Live concert of the season Sept. 13. The featured performer is classical pianist Benjamin Bertin.
The sun sets on Concert in the Park

The sun sets on Concert in the Park

Thompson’s cold and rainy weather finally broke Aug. 21 just in time for the final Concert in the Park show of the year. This musical event featured a trio of acts who kept the crowd at MacLean Park entertained for three hours in the evening.
Heritage North debuts new musical showcase

Heritage North debuts new musical showcase

The Hazel Hopkins Gallery was standing room only Aug. 17 for the Heritage North Museum’s first ever music matinee. This show, dubbed “Music at the Museum,” featured a trio of acts that all brought something unique to the table.
Museum hosting musical matinee

Museum hosting musical matinee

The Heritage North Museum is hosting an hour-long musical showcase Aug. 17 at the Hazel Hopkins Gallery . This inaugural event, titled “Music at the Museum,” will feature Art and Al Starling, Isabel Carter and Amy Caldwell performing acoustic sets.
Lousy weather doesn’t deter northern musicians from putting on a show

Lousy weather doesn’t deter northern musicians from putting on a show

Thompson youth musician Isabel Carter and Wabowden rock band Gravel Roads performed in the rain during the city’s Aug. 7 Concert in the Park.
Artist Jasyn Lucas giving Boreal Discovery Centre a new coat of paint

Artist Jasyn Lucas giving Boreal Discovery Centre a new coat of paint

Thompson artist Jasyn Lucas is adding another public art piece to his portfolio, since he’s been working on a new outdoor mural to complement the Boreal Discovery Centre’s recently renovated sturgeon exhibit .
The show must go on

The show must go on

Despite the relentless heat, a collection of Thompson musicians belted out some classic rock and country tunes for the first Concert in the Park show of 2019, which took place at MacLean Park July 24.