As you'll have seen from Stefan Hintersteininger's posts from Orchestra North up in Smithers, CMC BC had a busy summer! I thought you'd enjoy seeing a few of the highlights from June. We had a lot of fun, made new friends, went places, and did new things. Isn’t that...read more
Rodney Sharman: In Memoriam Erich Schwandt (1935-2017), Scholar, Organist and Harpsichordist, Professor at the University of Victoria (1976-2001)
Canadian music lost one of its great scholars, musicians and friends this summer. Erich Schwandt uncovered, edited and published two volumes of music of New France from the archives of the Ursulines and Hôtel-Dieu, Québec. The importance of this research should not be...read more
In celebration of the Canadian Music Centre in BC's 40th anniversary (1977-2017), we are pleased to announce a composition competition for an original 40-second trumpet fanfare. The winning entry will celebrate some aspect of the CMC in BC's contribution to the...read more
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