Event Location: Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

1270 Chestnut St
Vancouver, BC  V6J 4R9

Event Location: Koerner Recital Hall at VAM

Cello Masterclass with Paul Marleyn

Class Description: Free Admission: Cello masterclass with Paul Marleyn, with student performers from Vancouver Academy of Music.  

The Slavic Soul: Paul Marleyn & Silvia Fraser in Recital

Class Description: Free Admission: Join Paul Marleyn (cello) and Silvia Fraser (piano) as they present an evening of works by Part, Shostakovich, Janacek, Rachaninoff, Popper, Rubinstein, and Schedrin.

2022 VAM Kay Meek Competition

Class Description: The Vancouver Academy of Music Kay Meek Competition is designed to identify young talented students and afford them recognition and financial assistance. Six students will be awarded scholarships, with the First Prize winner appearing as soloist with the VAM Symphony Orchestra.

Chamber Music Program Spring Concert

Class Description: Free admission: Join us for the Chamber Music Program Spring Concert displaying the amazing talent and hard work of the young Vancouver Academy of Music Chamber Music Groups!

Flute Fest

Class Description: VAM's inaugural Flute Fest features a full day of activities including masterclasses, performances, and a presentation by Burkart Flutes & Piccolos. Join Paul Hung (Flute Fest Artistic Director and VAM faculty), Christie Reside (Flute Fest featured artist, VSO Principal Flute), and Ethan Lin (Burkart Representative) for this event on April 9, 2022.   10:00AM - Flute Masterclass with Ethan Lin 12:00PM - Flute Masterclass with Christie Reside 2:30PM - Presentation by Burkart Flutes & Piccolos 4:00PM - Performance featuring Paul Hung, Christie Reside, & Ethan Lin   Flute Fest is generously sponsored by Burkart Flutes & Piccolos 

Koerner Piano Trio | Suk, Beethoven & Ravel

Class Description: The Koerner Piano Trio presents a varied program of music for an enthralling afternoon. Conceived as a result of chamber music evenings with friends, Suk’s Piano Trio No. 1 opens the concert with powerful, accented chords boldly stated by all three instruments. Beethoven’s Piano Trio Op. 70, No. 1 follows, a piece known by the name “Ghost” because of the dark melodies and tense atmosphere in the middle movement. To close is Ravel’s Piano Trio in A minor – a masterfully written piece that showcases a balance between the violin, cello and piano, a real treat to listen to.

Adult Learning Program Soirée

Class Description: 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 and conversation!

Alto Clef Festival Concert

Class Description: Free Admission: The Vancouver Academy of Music Alto Clef Festival is designed to identify talented viola students and afford them recognition and financial assistance. The winners’ welcome you to join them in their performances today.

Phyllis Salter Piano Competition Winners Concert

Class Description:

Free Admission: The Vancouver Academy of Music Phyllis Salter Piano Competition is designed to identify young talented students and afford them recognition and financial assistance. The winners look forward to sharing their performances with you.


VAM Children’s Harp Ensemble & Aldo Parisot Cello Ensemble Spring Concert

Class Description:
Free admission: Join VAM's Children's Harp Ensemble and Aldo Parisot Cello Ensemble in their first, joint Spring Concert! Audience members will be delighted by music from The Beauty and the Beast, Studio Ghibli, and by Strauss, Tchaikovsky, and the Beach Boys just to name a few. Rosanna Chiu, Harp Ensemble director Joy Yeh, Harp Ensemble co-director Joseph Elworthy, Aldo Parisot Cello Ensemble director Online tickets are available until Friday, May 6, 2022, 2:00pm, after which tickets will be available at the door (subject to availability). The Box Office will open at 6:30pm. Repertoire selections are subject to change.