The University of Alberta Madrigal Singers are one of the premiere university choirs in Canada, with numerous national and international awards for their recordings and competition appearances. Comprised of students from the Department of Music as well as from all areas of campus, the Madrigal Singers perform extensively in the Edmonton area and are frequent guests of the Alberta Baroque Ensemble and Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.


Please join us as we celebrate the retirement of Dr. Leonard Ratzlaff

Due to the cancellation of the Dr. Leonard Ratzlaff retirement weekend and Madrigal Singers fundraiser in March, the retirement planning committee has devised a new plan to honour Dr. Leonard Ratzlaff's final day at the UofA with a few fun activities. Please consider joining us in these events on Tuesday, June 30, 2020.

4:00-5:00pm - ZOOM Celebration including toasts and a virtual presentation of gifts

Please Contact us to acquire zoom details for this event. 

Hosted by Tim Shantz with toasts and opportunity to give some words of thanks

6:00-7:30pm - An outdoor parade past Dr. Ratzlaff's home! Please Contact Us  for address and directions

You are encouraged to:
- bring noise makers, pool noodles, pom-poms etc.
- consider decorating your car (use the attached photos as inspiration)
- toss a golf-ball on the front lawn with a congratulatory note or signature
- play choral music from your car radio

Please do not stop or get out of your cars as you drive by, but roll down your windows to say hello and throw a golf ball on the front lawn.

Please print and fill-out the "Wishes for Len" note  There will be volunteers to collect them at a distance as you drive by.

We look forward to hosting you online and seeing you at the drive-by!
Please contact us if you have any questions about these events.

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