PAST EVENTS

JACK Quartet – Mar. 14, 2015

JACK Quartet (NYC)
Saturday, March 14, 2015; 8PM
Doors at 7PM, pre-show chat at 7:15PM

Orpheum Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd floor) [map]
Single tickets $35 regular, $15 students (includes taxes and venue surcharges)
Advance tickets available at jackquartet-vancouver.brownpapertickets.com and 1.800.838.3006

This concert was live-streamed by the Canadian Music Centre – BC Region.
Watch the archived video here.

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Untitled #275 – Feb. 14, 2015

Francisco López (Spain) & Reinier van Houdt (Netherlands) – Untitled #275
Saturday, February 14, 2015; 8PM
Doors at 7PM, FREE pre-show chat at 7:15PM

Orpheum Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd floor) [map]
Single tickets $35 regular, $15 students (includes taxes and venue surcharges)
Advance tickets available at untitled275-vancouver.brownpapertickets.com and 1.800.838.3006

Untitled #275 is an unorthodox piano concert

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Sounds we love/Sounds we hate – Soundmap

Sounds we love/sounds we hate
We’ve collected sounds from Vancouver and beyond to find out what people think of their sonic environment – sounds they like, sounds they don’t like; everyday sounds, and sounds that are special in some way.

Zoom in for more detail, zoom out to find more sounds, and scroll to

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Sonic Playground – Nov. 9, 2014

Sonic Playground
Sunday, November 9, 2014 | 10AM – 2PM
Vancouver Academy of Music (1270 Chestnut Street)
FREE EVENT
Space is limited. Email charlotte [at] newmusic.org or call 604-633-0861 to register.
In this workshop open to youths aged 8 to12, Sound Out Loud (Justin Devries and Robyn Jacob) will lead participants through an exploration of sound improvisation techniques. Through confidence building games

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Rushes Ensemble – Nov. 22, 2014

Rushes Ensemble – Michael Gordon’s Rushes (US)
Saturday, November 22, 2014; 8PM
Doors at 7PM, FREE pre-show chat at 7:15PM
Orpheum Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd floor) [map]
Single tickets $35 regular, $15 students (includes taxes and venue surcharges)
Advance tickets available at rushes-vancouver.brownpapertickets.com and 1.800.838.3006

Rushes is a brilliant and hypnotic new work for seven bassoons

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At the Edge of Wilderness – Sept. 26 to Oct. 21, 2014

Canadian Music Centre – BC Region and Vancouver New Music present
At the Edge of Wilderness
A video installation about ghost towns in British Columbia created by composer Hildegard Westerkamp and photographer Florence Debeugny

Opening reception September 26, 2014; 5-7PM
Cellist Peggy Lee will perform excerpts of Hildegard Westerkamp’s Liebes-Lied/Love Song at the opening reception.

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Alternative Energies – Sound and Sustainability Events in the Community

Taking place throughout September and October 2014, Alternative Energies offers a series of events that explore the intersection of art and sustainability presented by an exciting variety of arts, educational, and community organizations in Vancouver.

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Canadian Music Centre – BC Region and Vancouver New Music present
At the Edge of Wilderness
A video installation about ghost towns in

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Sonic Topographies – VNM Festival – Oct. 16 – 19, 2014

 
Vancouver New Music Festival 2014
Sonic Topographies
Sound, music, and sustainability
October 16 – 19, 2014
Composers and sound artists all over the world are turning their ears to the music of the earth and its people to reconsider what artistic creation means in a context that fosters sustainable ideas about creativity, culture, and

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Free (Reed) Association – September 14, 2014

Free (Reed) Association
Featuring Miss Murgatroid (Portland), with Sick Boss, and a cabaret performance by Elliot Vaughan and Elysse Cheadle
Sunday, September 14, 2014; 8PM
Orpheum Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd floor)[map]
Tickets $12 Early-bird – to July 31, $15 advance (limited availability); $18 at the door. Available at freereedassociation.brownpapertickets.com

Vancouver New Music partners with

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2014-15 Concert Series and 2014 Festival

2014-15 CONCERT SERIES
SUBSCRIBE TO ALL 4 CONCERTS AND SAVE 20%!
Concert Series subscriptions are $112, available from brownpapertickets.com / 1.800.838.3006 or through Vancouver New Music at info[at]newmusic[d0t]org / 604.633.0861.

Rushes Ensemble perform Michael Gordon’s Rushes
Saturday, November 22, 2014; 8PM
Free pre-show chat at 7PM.
Orpheum Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd floor, Vancouver)
Single tickets

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