The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra and River East Transcona School Division proudly partner every year to present a special outreach concert.

2019 marks the 15th anniversary of celebrating the diversity of the arts and students in our community through this unique collaborative effort. Featuring young musicians from the division performing on stage with the orchestra, this exciting concert attracts capacity audiences in what has become a model community-arts partnership.

2018 RETSD Early Years Ensemble Highlights Video (credit: Jeff McPherson)


Join the
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
in concert with the
River East Transcona School Division

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 | Art Gallery 6:00pm | Concert 7:00pm
Centennial Concert Hall, 555 Main Street


  • Naomi Woo, RBC assistant conductor
  • Scott Leithead, guest conductor
  • Sol James, vocals
  • Jeremy Koz, vocals
  • Ismaila Alfa, host

Featuring students from the River East Transcona School Division:

  • Early Years Choir
  • Middle Years Percussion Ensemble
  • Senior Years Concert Choir
  • Grades 6-12 Art Gallery

Pre-Concert Performance in the Lobby: River East Collegiate Guitar Ensemble

Intermission Performance in the Lobby: Miles MacDonnell Dance Ensemble

Click here to download the 2019 poster.

For program information, contact Brent Johnson, Education & Community Engagement Manager at (204) 204-949-3967 or e-mail for more information.