Complaints Choir – May 17, 2014

The next Complaints Choir will take to the streets May 17, 2014!
This new installment of the Complaints Choir is being created by Vanessa Richards and the Woodward’s Community Singers. If you’d like to take part, feel free to drop in on this drop-in choir and join the group Thursday nights from 6

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Spring Soundwalks – April 27 + May 4, 2014

Waterfront Station Soundwalk
Sunday, April 27, 2014 | 2PM
Led by Josh Hite, Jorma Kujala and Kristen Roos
Meeting location: Waterfront Station entrance.
meet at the pillar with the address: 601 West Cordova St. [map]

Traversing both above and below ground, this walk will lead listeners through the transient spaces and ephemeral sounds

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Sequitur – April 12, 2014

Saturday, April 12, 2014 | 8PM; Pre-show chat at 7PM
Orpheum Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd Floor)
Tickets $35 regular/$15 students and seniors (taxes and venue surcharges included)
Tickets available at or 1.800.838.3006.


Jennifer Butler, The tide rises, the tide falls*
Barbara Pentland’s Tides, 1984

Dorothy Chang, Nocturne, in nine fragments*
Jean Coulthard’s Poem, 1947

Owen Underhill, The Curio Box*
Rudolf Komorous’ The Seven

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Sound Space Architecture – March 22, 2014

Sound Space Architecture
Saturday, March 22, 2014 | 8PM
Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (2260 West Mall, UBC Point Grey Campus) [map]
Tickets $35 regular/$15 students and seniors (taxes included). Tickets available at or 1.800.838.3006 (surcharges apply).

Featuring the premiere performances of two brand new works commissioned by Vancouver New Music, all of the ensemble

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Sonic Playground – January 26, 2014

Sonic Playground – WORKSHOP FULL
Sunday, January 26, 2014 | 10AM – 2PM
Vancouver Academy of Music (1270 Chestnut Street) [map]
Free – registration required; email info [at] newmusic [dot] org or call 604.633.0861 to register.

In this workshop open to youths aged 8 to 12, Sound Out Loud (Justin Devries and Robyn Jacob) will lead

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Chambercon – November 17, 2013

Co-produced by Redshift Music and Vancouver New Music
Sunday, November 17, 2013
Orpheum Annex (823 Seymour Street, 2nd Floor)
Tickets $25 regular/$10 students & seniors (taxes included)

Come experience Chambercon! A co-production of Redshift Music and Vancouver New Music, Chambercon is a contemporary chamber-music extravaganza featuring premieres of work by an eclectic collection of

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Vancouver New Music Festival 2013 – 40th Anniversary Retrospective

Vancouver New Music Festival 2013
VNM 40th Anniversary Retrospective
October 16 – 19, 2013
Four-night pass $110; single tickets are also available.
Passes and tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets ( or 1.800.838.3006).

VNM’s four-night festival celebrates the wide array of artistic approaches that have been embraced and nurtured by VNM throughout its past forty years.

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Fall Soundwalks 2013

Underground Vancouver
Sunday, September 22, 2013 | 2PM
Led by Pietro Sammarco
Meeting location: 13th Avenue and Glen [map]

Vancouver’s streets make our everyday travels easier, smoother, and safer. Underneath these streets lies a network of drains that efficiently carry rain runoff and sewage, providing us with a clean, dry urban surface. Listening to

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