2014 Modulus Festival

October 23-29, 2014
Music on Main’s Modulus Festival
musical adventure

Heritage Hall
3102 Main Street at East 15th (in East Van) | google map

The Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre
181 Roundhouse Mews (Davie & Pacific), Vancouver| google map

Ukrainian Centre
154 East 10th Avenue at Main Street (in East Van) | google map


“Vancouver’s annual Music on Main festival provides western Canada with one of the finest windows onto the post-classical scene”
(Gramophone Magazine)


From October 23 – 29, 2014, the Modulus Festival lets you connect with leading musicians and composers in fun, intimate settings filled with great music.  This year’s festival is our biggest yet, and it takes place at Heritage Hall, The Roundhouse and the Ukrainian Centre.

Featured artists include the Cecilia String Quartet, soprano Carla Huhtanen, flutist Mark Takeshi McGregor, Nu:BC Collective, PEP (Piano and Erhu Project) with pianist Corey Hamm and erhu player Nicole Li, pianists Vicky Chow and Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa, violist Tawnya Popoff, cellist Rebecca Wenham, composers Dorothy Chang, George Crumb, Gabriel Dharmoo, Scott Godin, Keith Hamel, Toshio Hosokawa, Felix Mendelssohn, Jared Miller, Jocelyn Morlock, Michael Oesterle, John Oswald, Tristan Perich, Franz Schubert, Rodney Sharman, Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Edward Top,  and Arnold Schoenberg, as well as a new collaboration with Dances for a Small Stage.

Grab a beer, sit back, and take a musical adventure that the Georgia Straight calls “a fantastic gift to the city.


the concerts

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Ukrainian Centre
8PM | Dances for a Small Stage

Friday, October 24, 2014
Ukrainian Centre
8PM | Dances for a Small Stage

Saturday, October 25, 2014
Ukrainian Centre
8PM | Dances for a Small Stage

Monday, October 27, 2014
The Roundhouse
7PM | PEP (Piano Erhu Project)
9PM | Surface Image

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Heritage Hall
7PM | machines think love
9PM | Transfigured Night

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Heritage Hall
7PM | First World Anxieties
9PM | Cecilia String Quartet


The 2014 Modulus Festival is generously sponsored by Bryan Price.



Single Tickets from $25 ($10 students)
Festival Pass: Hear all 7 concerts for an amazing low price | Just $99! ($49 students)
Double up and save! Hear both the 7PM and 9PM concerts on Oct 27, 28, or 29 for just $35
Details here!

Can be purchased online through Tickets Tonight, or call Music on Main at 604.879.9888