Event Archive

Cancelled: Concertante & Camerata String Orchestras

Sunday, April 23, 2017, 2:00pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

This event has been cancelled. We hope you can join us at the other Spring Orchestral Festival events!

Barbara Clague Festival of Song

Sunday, April 9, 2017, 2:00pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: A humanitarian, social justice and arts advocate, Barbara Clague was dedicated to the arts and, most importantly, people.  The Barbara Clague Festival of Song was established in her honour to nourish up-and-coming young singers and their talents.  Join us for an afternoon of song and music – this is a marvelous opportunity to… Read more »

VAM Schola Cantorum and Vancouver Viols

Saturday, April 8, 2017, 3:00pm

Mary Olson Hall at VAM

Free Admission: music for springtime from the English renaissance for choir and viols. Featuring works by Weelkes, Gibbons, and Byrd in a special collaboration with the Vancouver Viols.

Strawberry & Tea

Saturday, April 1, 2017, 2:00pm and 4:00pm

Mary Olson Hall at VAM

Free Admission: VAM’s monthly series, Strawberry & Tea, features students from a variety of programs celebrating all levels of musical learning. Combine an afternoon stroll at scenic Vanier Park with a cultural pit-stop at VAM’s Mary Olson Hall for an afternoon of music topped with a serving of tea and strawberries!

Jerold Gerbrecht Woodwind & Brass Competition Finals

Friday, March 31, 2017, 7:30pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: VAM’s Jerold Gerbrecht Woodwind & Brass Competition is designed to identify young talented woodwind and brass students and afford them recognition and financial assistance. Award recipients are provided with a performance opportunity and scholarship money to assist with their studies at VAM.

Piano Masterclass with Jon Kimura Parker

Sunday, March 26, 2017, 2:00pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: Known for his passionate artistry and engaging stage presence, VAM alumnus Jon Kimura Parker is Professor of Piano at the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University. Mr. Parker has performed as guest soloist with the Philadelphia Orchestra and Wolfgang Sawallisch in Carnegie Hall, toured Europe with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Andre Previn,… Read more »

VAM Vocal Theatre Production

Saturday, March 11, 2017, 7:30pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: VAM’s college voice department, led by Robyn Driedger-Klassen, reinvigorates vocal repertoire through modern, innovative staging of traditional works. Repertoire: Jacques Offenbach, “The Indies Trio”, from Christopher Columbus Jacques Offenbach, La Chatte Métamorphosée en Femme

VAM Vocal Theatre Production

Friday, March 10, 2017, 7:30pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: VAM’s college voice department, led by Robyn Driedger-Klassen, reinvigorates vocal repertoire through modern, innovative staging of traditional works. Repertoire: Jacques Offenbach, “The Indies Trio”, from Christopher Columbus Jacques Offenbach, La Chatte Métamorphosée en Femme

Edith Lando Gifted Youth Competition Finals

Sunday, March 5, 2017, 2:00pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: Named after an outstanding social advocate, the Edith Lando Gifted Youth Competition opens doors for the next generation. Eight talented students aged 14 and younger are selected from the preliminary round to receive tuition scholarships and perform in this final concert to commemorate Edith Lando’s dedication to providing opportunities for youth.

Strawberry & Tea

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 2:00pm and 4:00pm

Mary Olson Hall at VAM

Free Admission: VAM’s monthly series, Strawberry & Tea, features students from a variety of programs celebrating all levels of musical learning. Combine an afternoon stroll at scenic Vanier Park with a cultural pit-stop at VAM’s Mary Olson Hall for an afternoon of music topped with a serving of tea and strawberries!