PAST EVENTS

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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Tim Hecker – Nov. 28, 2015

Tim Hecker (Montreal)
Saturday, November 28, 2015; 8PM – EARLY SHOW!
Doors 7PM; pre-show chat at 7:15PM
The Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd Floor) [map]
Tickets $35/$15 (includes taxes and venue surcharges)
Advance tickets available from brownpapertickets.com / 1.800.838.3006

Tim Hecker presents new works-in-progress partly derived from the early choral works of Franco-Flemish Renaissance-era composer Josquin,

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BENT: A Showcase of Circuit Bending @ VIVO – Nov. 7, 2015

BENT: A Showcase of Circuit Bending @ VIVO
Saturday, November 7, 2016 | Doors at 7PM; show at 7:15PM
VIVO Media Arts (2625 Kaslo Street) [map]
$10 suggested donation

VIVO Education and Vancouver New Music have teamed up for an event and workshop series to explore circuit bending and glitch. We’ve hosted

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VNM Festival 2015 – Nomadic Streams – Oct. 22-24

Vancouver New Music Festival 2015
Nomadic Streams – a festival of Ambient Music
October 22 – 24, 2015; Doors at 8PM, show at 9PM each night
VIVO Media Arts (2625 Kaslo Street, Vancouver) [map]
Single tickets $25 regular, $15 students; festival pass $60 (taxes included)
Available at brownpapertickets.com and 1.800.838.3006 (ticket vendor surcharges may apply) and

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Steve Roden – striations – Sept. 25–Oct. 23

Steve Roden – striations (2011) and distance piece (striations) (2011)
Exhibition opening reception September 25, 2015; 5–7PM
Live performance by Scant Intone

Exhibition continues Monday to Friday September 28 – October 23, 2015; 9AM–5PM
Canadian Music Centre – BC-Creative Hub (837 Davie Street)
Free admission

striations (6 min.) is a two-channel video made by Steve Roden with

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Fall Soundwalks – Sept. 20 + 27, 2015

Fall Soundwalks
September 20, 2015 ; 2PM
Led by Jorma Kujala
Meeting location: the corner of Comox and Denman Streets, beside Central Bistro (1072 Denman Street) [map]
Vancouver’s West End has changed immensely since it was transformed in the late 1800’s from a forested serenity into an exclusive middle and upper class neighbourhood on the

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