The Canadian Music Centre BC (CMC BC) is pleased to announce Season 4, with six unforgettable concerts celebrating seven outstanding composers: Jacqueline Leggatt, Jocelyn Morlock, Jordan Nobles, Ernst Schneider, Ross Alden, Stephen Chatman, and Leila Lustig.
This 2019 – 2020 season is our most ambitious concert season ever, featuring exciting new collaborations with the Okanagan Symphony, Vancouver Chamber Choir, Victoria Composer’s Collective, Vetta Chamber Music Society, Oak Bay Music Society, Redshift Music Society, Of The Now Concert Series, UBC School of Music, and the Vancouver Academy of Music, including CMC BC’s first performances in Penticton and Victoria.
Celebrating Canadian Composers
Launched in the fall of 2016, CMC BC’s unique Celebration Series offers six concerts every season, each performance offering a survey of the body of work of one iconic Canadian Composer from BC, with the series balanced equally between featuring women and men.
Jacqueline Leggatt 60th Birthday Celebration
Our 2019-2020 Celebration Series opens with a special 60th Birthday Celebration of Canadian Composer Jacqueline Leggatt on Sunday, October 27, 2019, at 7:00 pm in the Vancouver Academy of Music’s recently refurbished Koerner Recital Hall.
This Celebration is a co-presentation with the Vancouver Academy of Music where Leggatt is Head of Theory. The concert features CMC BC’s new Ensemble-In-Residence Vetta Chamber Players, along with Vanier Park Strings and an installation for sixteen-channel speaker array.
Jocelyn Morlock & Jordan Nobles Joint 50th Birthday Celebration
Collaborating with the Redshift Music Society, we’re pleased to present a unique joint 50th Birthday Celebration for award-winning Canadian composers Jocelyn Morlock and at the Annex on Monday, December 9, at 7:00 pm in a concert featuring Vetta Chamber Players, Redshift Music Society, and other invited guests.