Five Films about Five BC Legacy Composers

Five Films about Five BC Legacy Composers

CMC BC’s Legacy Composer Film Series celebrates the very first generation of composers to do something quite revolutionary – write Western concert music on the West Coast of Canada. Made possible by a grant from the BC Arts Council, the films focus on five of these BC...
Maestra Tania Miller Wins 2017 Friends of Canadian Music Award

Maestra Tania Miller Wins 2017 Friends of Canadian Music Award

In a moving ceremony, the Canadian League of Composers (CLC) and the Canadian Music Centre (CMC) presented  Tania Miller with the 2017 Friends of Canadian Music Award at her last concert conducting the Victoria Symphony as Music Director last Sunday, May 14 at the...
Bozzini String Quartet Plays Underhill

Bozzini String Quartet Plays Underhill

Last Wednesday night, CMC BC co-presented a performance by the Bozzini String Quartet in the Murray Adaskin Salon of the first two string quartets written by Owen Underhill – String Quartet No. 1 (1974) and Northern Line – Angel Station (String Quartet No.2) (1996)....
First Jean Coulthard String Quartet Reading This Saturday

First Jean Coulthard String Quartet Reading This Saturday

The Canadian Music Centre in BC is pleased to announce the very first Jean Coulthard String Quartet Reading this Saturday, May 6 from 1 – 3pm in collaboration with the Borealis String Quartet and Kwantlen Polytechnic University‘s Faculty of Arts, and...
CMC BC Chair George Laverock Receives Leadership Award

CMC BC Chair George Laverock Receives Leadership Award

Congratulations to CMC BC Regional Advisory Council Chair George Laverock on receiving a BC Community Achievement Award and the inaugural 2017 Mitchell Leadership Award! Laverock was cited for a vision of Vancouver as a creative centre for world-class music that has...