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The 50+ combined voices of Chor Leoni and La Nef bring the rollicking sea songs to life in Shanties!

From TikTok to the digital stage: sea shanties continue to rule the internet

While TikTok may have taken the traditional sea shanties and turned them into an internet phenomenon, Vancouver's Chor Leoni Men's Choir and Montréal’s La...
Acclaimed erhu player and composer Lan Tung performs in Have Bow Will Travel as part of its virtual Dot Com Series. Photo courtesy of the artist.

Have bow will travel: Lan Tung performs in all-new concert filmed at the...

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia presents acclaimed erhu player and composer Lan Tung in Have Bow Will...
Last seen in Vancouver Opera's 2014 production of Don Giovanni (photo above), mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabó is the featured performer in Wagner for Valentine's.

Vancouver opera shares the love this Valentine’s Day

Vancouver Opera is sharing the love just in time for Valentine's Day with a double-bill performance of two chamber music works by Richard Wagner. Filmed...
Magos Herrera and Brooklyn Rider perform their collaboration Dreamers. Photo by Shervin Lainez.

Celebrating music as a political act with Dreamers

Music and politics have always had a close relationship. No better example is Dreamers, the collaboration between Latin jazz singer Magos Herrera and Brooklyn-based...
Maestro Otto Tausk conducts members of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra.

Vancouver Symphony returns to the digital concert hall with a month of Mozart

Celebrating what would be Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's 255th birthday this year, the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra (VSO) is celebrating from its new virtual home,, with...
Synapses, the first in the Turning Point Ensembles 1+1+1+… project, premieres online January 23. Photo by Sean Patrick Shaul.

Turning Point Ensemble explores the power of ones

Turning Point Ensemble (TPE) explores the power of one with the launch of the first of three films as part of its 1+1+1+… film...

Early Music Vancouver returns to the digital concert hall

Early Music Vancouver (EMV) has announced the second half of its 51st season will continue with eleven concerts through to June 2020, featuring a...
The rock revival project Trigger Mafia believes in the power of music bringing a reflection of these strange and uncertain times.

Trigger Mafia is a product of our time

When the pandemic hit, frontman Shawn Meehan and others in the popular Canadian country band Me and Mae found themselves, like many artists, without...
Vancouver Opera's digital season will profile local Canadian talent alongside members of the Yulanda M. Faris Young Artists Program.

Vancouver Opera goes digital for its 2020-2021 season

In a media release, Vancouver Opera has announced a reimagined 2020–2021 season of digital content. “Vancouver Opera is taking the performances off the stage and reimagining a...

Amanda Sum shifts gears with her new single Groupthink

Vancouver audiences will no doubt know Amanda Sum from her theatrical stage work. From the ambitious The Ridiculous Darkness to the ridiculous fun of Pinocchio, Sum has...

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