Back to Impact

Le Passage du Temps





January 2017, saw the world premiere of Le Passage du Temps composed by Jacobus Kloppers, emeritus professor of music and founder of King's music program. The event also celebrated Canada's 150th anniversary.

The project, including the excerpt featured below, was a collaboration between faculty past and present. The music was an original composition by Jacobus Kloppers, written in 1993. The event was narrated by associate professor of music, Dr. Charles Stolte and performed by King's professor of music, Dr. Joachim Segger and sessional instructor Dr. Marnie Giesbrecht.


Dr. Joachim Segger

Professor, Music P: 780-465-3500 Ext. 8025 F: 780-465-3534
  • DMus, University of Alberta, 1995
  • Licentiate of Music, Western Board of Music, 1980
  • Associate of Music, Western Board of Music, 1980
  • Master of Music, Eastman School of Music, 1979
  • B. Mus, Eastman School of Music, 1978