40th Anniversary Gala Open House!

40th Anniversary Gala Open House!

Forty years ago, in 1976, the national Board of Directors of the Canadian Music Centre formed an ad hoc British Columbia Committee, consisting of Allen E. Clingman, Robert Creech, Dennis Tupman, and Christine Callon. (Twenty-four others were part of that effort,...
Quasar Saxophone Quartet Composer Forum Tonight!

Quasar Saxophone Quartet Composer Forum Tonight!

Montreal’s Quasar Saxophone Quartet brings its “Territoires sonores” project to Vancouver’s Western Front at 303 – 8th Ave. East in Vancouver this evening at 5pm where four Canadian composers – Rebecca Bruton (Alberta),  Émilie Girard-Charest...
New Victoria Library Assistant Appointed

New Victoria Library Assistant Appointed

CMC BC’s Victoria Engagement Leader, Christopher Reiche Boucher, has accepted a new position as Librarian with the Victoria Symphony. We wish Christopher every success in the new position, and are pleased to announce he’s agreed to continue in his position as CMC BC’s...
Shoutout From VanClassicalMusic.com

Shoutout From VanClassicalMusic.com

In Vancouver Classical Music blog’s 2017-2018 Season Preview, Geoffrey Newman notes a Renaissance of new music in Vancouver: “New Music seems to be everywhere in the city these days. In addition to the VSO New Music Festival in January, by far the biggest...
What We Did Last Summer: June!

What We Did Last Summer: June!

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...