Event Archive

Faculty Chamber Series: Contrasts

Sunday, December 9, 2018, 2:00pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

A stunning display of chamber music inaugurates VAM’s Faculty Chamber Series, a presentation that exemplifies the high quality of VAM’s musical instruction led by Vancouver’s leading musicians. Eleven faculty members perform in a spectacular selection of works ranging from Oesterle’s fiery Sunspot Letters, inspired by letters exchanged between Galileo Galeli and Mark Walser, to the stunning… Read more »

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Holiday Orchestral Concerts

Saturday, December 8, 2018, Pre-Junior & Junior Orchestras: 6:00pm | Intermediate Orchestra: 7:30pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: Ringing in the holiday season, VAM’s Pre-Junior, Junior, and Intermediate Symphonies present music by Purcell, Handel, Tchaikovsky, and Strauss. VAM’s Orchestral Training Program is supported by: RBC Foundation The R & J Stern Family Foundation

VAM Vocal Theatre Production

Saturday, December 1, 2018, 7:00pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: VAM’s college voice department, led by Department Head Robyn Driedger-Klassen and Director Alan Corbishley, reinvigorates vocal repertoire through modern, innovative staging of traditional works.

Vanier Park Strings Fall Concert

Monday, November 26, 2018, 7:30pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons takes the centre stage in the 2018/19 season of VAM’s adult amateur string orchestra: join Vanier Park Strings for the first of two installments, featuring Fall and Winter with soloists from VAM’s illustrious faculty.

Strawberry & Tea Student Concerts

Sunday, November 25, 2018, 1:00pm & 3:00pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: VAM’s monthly series features students from a variety of programs celebrating all levels of musical learning. Join the VAM community in its tradition of music topped with a serving of tea and strawberries!

College Program Concert

Saturday, November 24, 2018, 7:00pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: Showcasing the highest level of education that VAM offers, the College Program Concert Series spotlights the post-secondary students of VAM’s Music Performance Diploma and Artist Diploma programs.

VAM Symphony Orchestra: The Planets

Sunday, November 18, 2018, 2:00pm

Orpheum Theatre

Presented in collaboration with Canadian Music Competition Ambassadors Concert Series / Série de concerts des ambassadeurs Inspired by the luminous night sky, Holst’s The Planets swirls with the energy of the cosmos and invokes seven colossal astrological characters in one of the most loved works of the 20th century. Bringing the firmament underneath the opulent arches of the… Read more »

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*New Time* Adult Learning Program Soirée

Friday, November 16, 2018, 7:00pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: One of VAM’s fastest growing communities, the Adult Learning Program is a celebration of lifelong learning through music. Come hear a highlight of our adult learners in an evening gathering of music, food, and conversation!

*New Date & Time* Adult Learning Program Soirée

Friday, November 16, 2018, 8:30pm

Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Free Admission: One of VAM’s fastest growing communities, the Adult Learning Program is a celebration of lifelong learning through music. Come hear a highlight of our adult learners in an evening gathering of music, food, and conversation!

Cello Masterclass with Paul Marleyn

Saturday, November 3, 2018, 5:30pm

Room 22A at Vancouver Academy of Music

Free Admission: Cellist Paul Marleyn tours regularly in North America, Europe and Asia. As a frequent participant in summer festivals including the Prussia Cove, Busan, Festival of the Sound, Domaine Forget, Casalmaggiore, Leicester and Ottawa international festivals, he collaborates with artists such as Boris Berman, Miriam Fried, James Somerville, Paul Neubauer, Marc-André Hamelin, Steven Dann, Joshua Bell, and… Read more »