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Puccini's Turandot opens the 2017-2018 Vancouver Opera season

Vancouver Opera returns to a full year of programming in its next season

With the inaugural Vancouver Opera Festival still in full swing, Vancouver Opera has announced it will present a full year of programming in addition to its...

Inaugural Vancouver Opera Festival features a trio of new productions

Three new opera productions are at the centre of the inaugural Vancouver Opera Festival. “At the core of our sixteen-day festival are three fantastic new productions,...
Siri Olesen has been named the new artistic manager at musica intima

musica intima appoints longtime vocalist as new artistic manager

Vocalist and music educator Siri Olesen has been named the new artistic manager at musica intima, the Vancouver vocal chamber ensemble specialising in contemporary...
Otto Tausk

Otto Tausk to take over for Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s 100th anniversary season

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra (VSO) will have a new leader at the rostrum next summer as Otto Tausk becomes its music director, just in time...
Frank Zappa

Frank Zappa meets Varèse and Oswald at this year’s PuSh Festival

Ask pretty much any contemporary musician who their musical influences are and their answers are usually instantly recognizable. Depending on the genre it can...

Jerry Granelli tells tales of A Charlie Brown Christmas

Which of Charles Schulz’s Peanuts gang do you identify with? Charlie Brown? Lucy? Or maybe even Snoopy? It comes as no surprise that musician...
Music on Main and the Redshift Music Society are seeking 100 electric guitarists

In search of 100 guitarists

At first glance it may sound like a world record attempt, but Vancouver’s Music on Main and the Redshift Music Society are not looking...
Vancouver soul & gospel singer, Khari Wendell McClelland, is among the many performers at this year's Mission Folk Music Festival

Things are looking up for the Mission Folk Music Festival

The Mission Folk Music Festival is celebrating an impressive 29 years in 2016, but the long-running showcase of folk, world, and roots music almost...

Review: Return to Grace will knock your socks off

Elvis is in the building. Return to Grace, a new Canadian production that follows Elvis’s rise to glory, has some incredible talent, and many in the...
Guest conductor Constantine Kitsopoulos will lead the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra as part of its 2016/2017 season.

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra 2016/2017 season will appeal to a wide range of music tastes

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s New Music Festival will celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary, while its next Spring Festival will feature the music of the Brits,...

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