Category Archives: Music

Early Music Vancouver presents Henry Purcell’s Only Opera: Dido and Aenas — in concert

One of the best-loved and well-known of all English operas, Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas tells the tragic tale of Queen Dido’s love and subsequent abandonment by the Trojan hero, Aeneas. Full of expressive arias, memorable choruses and humorous moments, … Continue reading

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Vancouver Folk Music Festival Opens July 17 to 19

This year’s festival offers a  stunning roster of over 60 music acts from 15 countries, 10 U.S. states, and 7 provinces and territories. Performers come from all corners of the world, reflecting the Festival’s global vision. Artists include singer-songwriter and … Continue reading

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Chor Leoni Manely Canadian Manely Marvelous!

Bananas? Singing Bananas?? Yup — plus the Friendly Giant, line dancing, some very strange-looking aliens and even a sing-along. It was all part of the marvelous Manely Canadian evening of song with Chor Leoni at Bard on the Beach. The … Continue reading

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