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1305, 2019

Jon Washburn Wins CMC BC 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award

By |May 13th, 2019|Categories: British Columbia, News|Tags: |

"Conductor and Composer Jon Washburn was presented with CMC BC’s 2019 Barbara Pentland Lifetime Achievement Award at his final concert conducting the Vancouver Chamber Choir as Music Director Friday night, May 10. My remarks in presenting the award to Jon follow: It would be impossible to conceive of anyone on this Earth more deserving of the Canadian [...]

304, 2019

Meet Dr. T. Patrick Carrabré, UBC School of Music’s new director

By |April 3rd, 2019|Categories: British Columbia, News|Tags: |

"The University of British Columbia welcomes Dr. T. Patrick Carrabré as the new Director of the School of Music. An internationally renowned composer, teacher, and media personality, Dr. Carrabré will assume the role starting July 1st, 2019.   “I am delighted that Dr. Carrabré will take on the leadership of the School of Music. His [...]

210, 2018

Bramwell Tovey Awarded 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award

By |October 2nd, 2018|Categories: British Columbia, News|

The world has only ever known one Leonard Bernstein. And any orchestra today would give their eyeteeth to find another. Yet that is exactly what the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra has had, and indeed what the entire nation of Canada has been fortunate to have ever since Maestro Bramwell Tovey first moved to this country in 1989.

110, 2018

Chor Leoni Announces Three Finalists of C/4 Composition Competition

By |October 1st, 2018|Categories: British Columbia, News|

Vancouver’s Chor Leoni Men’s Choir and Artistic Director Erick Lichte announced the three finalists of their national 2018 Canadian Choral Composition Competition (C/4).

110, 2018

VCM Composer Collective Returns In Partnership With CMC

By |October 1st, 2018|Categories: British Columbia, News|

The Victoria Conservatory of Music’s Composer collective, started by Stephen Brown, is back, sponsored by the Canadian Music Centre’s Victoria Creative Hub! The new iteration of the collective will be hosted by composer Christopher Reiche Boucher, CMC’s Victoria Engagement Leader.

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