Category Archives: Music

VSO and EnChor: Tea and Trumpets

Tea and Trumpets travels to France with EnChor and the VSO for a feast of rich, beautiful classics by Chabrier, Bizet, Massenet, and Fauré – all topped off with a little Can Can by Jacques Offenbach!  Included in the programme are: Chabrier, Gwendoline Prelude Act II; Bizet, Suite … Continue reading

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Vancouver Orpheus Choir

“Our Canada” is the Orpheus Choir’s homage to Canadian composers, arrangers and our Canadian heritage, as their last concert before they travel to Wales this September. 7:30 p.m.  May 23 West Point Grey United Church 4595 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver … Continue reading

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VSO: Violinist Karen Gomyo Plays Mendelssohn

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra closes out May with one of the fastest rising stars in classical music, young Canadian violin virtuoso Karen Gomyo playing Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto. Hailed by the Chicago Tribune as “A first-rate artist of real musical command, … Continue reading

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