PAST EVENTS

Plastic Acid Orchestra with Veda Hille and Friends

Plastic Acid Orchestra and Vancouver New Music present
Plastic Acid Orchestra with Veda Hille and Friends
Saturday, September 10, 2016; 8PM
Vancouver Playhouse (600 Hamilton Street) [map]
Note: Tickets for this concert are $31.75-$45.25 and are available at ticketstonight.ca

Featuring performances by Veda Hille and her Band, Plastic Acid Orchestra, Giorgio Magnanensi, Ford Pier, Martin

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Vancouver New Music 2016-17 Concert Series and Festival

CONCERT SERIES SUBSCRIPTIONS AND FESTIVAL PASSES NOW AVAILABLE
FESTIVAL
VNM 2016 Festival • Mechanical Music
13 – 15 October 2016; 8PM each night
Free pre-show chat at 7:15PM each night
The Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd Floor)
The 2016 Festival will present a varied selection of musicians and sound artists who have been focusing their efforts on developing both

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In Pursuit of Silence at DOXA Documentary Film Festival

Presented by DOXA Documentary Film Festival in association with Vancouver New Music
In Pursuit of Silence
Saturday, May 7, 2016; 12PM
Wednesday, May 11, 2016; 6:30PM
The Cinematheque (1131 Howe Street) [map]
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In 1952, artist and composer John Cage challenged the world with his seminal silent composition 4’33, proclaiming that

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Mörkö/loch – April 8 + 9, 2016

Co-presented by Mochizuki Studios in association with Vancouver New Music, Moberly Arts & Cultural Centre, Theatre Replacement, and VIVO Media Arts
Mörkö/loch
Interdisciplinary performance by Cindy Mochizuki and Emma Hendrix with Sean Marshall Jr., Lexi Vajda, Roselle Healy, and Justina Vanovcan Directed by James Long.
Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9,

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Spring Soundwalks – April 17 + 24, 2016

SPRING 2016 SOUNDWALKS
Listening in, Between the Lines
Sunday, April 17, 2016; 2PM
Led by Jorma Kujala and Igor Santizo
Meeting Location: This aural excursion will both begin and end at the Beatty Street entrance of the Stadium-Chinatown Skytrain Station.

In Fall 2015 Vancouver City Council approved the replacement of the Georgia and Dunsmuir Viaducts

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Eighth Blackbird & Sleeping Giant – Hand Eye – Apr. 30, 2016

Eighth Blackbird and Sleeping Giant (US)
Hand Eye

Saturday, April 30, 2016; 8PM
Free pre-show chat at 7:15PM
The Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd Floor) [map]
Tickets $35/$15 (includes taxes and venue surcharges)
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Hand Eye brings together a musical dream team: multi-Grammy winning ensemble Eighth Blackbird, and superstar composer sextet Sleeping Giant unite

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Nicole Lizée – House of Stylus – Mar. 12, 2016

 

Nicole Lizée (Montreal)
DJ P-Love (NYC)
Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa (Vancouver)
Saturday, March 12, 2016; 8PM
Free pre-show chat at 7:15PM
The Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd Floor) [map]
Tickets $35/$15 (includes taxes and venue surcharges)
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A re-interpretation and re-imagining of turntable culture, Nicole Lizée’s new multimedia work House of Stylus (2016)* forms an

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Garth Knox – Viola d’amore – Feb. 13, 2016

Garth Knox (UK/France)
Viola d’amore
Saturday, February 13, 2016; 8PM
Free pre-show chat at 7:15PM
The Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd Floor) [map]
Tickets $35/$15 (includes taxes and venue surcharges)
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Experience the sounds of an original and exotic instrument — the viola d’amore — in the hands of celebrated, virtuosic soloist Garth Knox. A colorful

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Janice Kerbel – DOUG – Jan. 29, 2016

Presented by the Contemporary Art Gallery in association with Vancouver New Music and musica intima
Janice Kerbel
DOUG
Friday, January 29, 2016; 7PM
Contemporary Art Gallery (555 Nelson Street)

The Contemporary Art Gallery presents the North American premiere of Janice Kerbel’s Turner Prize nominated DOUG, a musical composition and performance.

Employing recognizable conventions from a

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One-Page Score Project with Plastic Acid Orchestra

One-page Score Project with the Plastic Acid Orchestra
Performance date: 23 January 2016; 8PM
Vancouver Community College Atrium, 1155 East Broadway – entrance at Glen and 7th

Have you ever wondered what a picture sounds like in the hands of an 18-piece orchestra?

A series of new, one-page graphic scores come to life in

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