2016 Modulus Festival

November 5-9, 2016
Music on Main’s Modulus Festival
musical adventure

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

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

It’s our biggest Modulus Festival yet, with an impressive line-up of nine concerts, a large-scale community event, and a program featuring legendary repertoire.


Saturday, November 5, 2016

3pm: Turning Point Ensemble: Under the Microscope
The Roundhouse

8pm: Morton Feldman’s Piano and String Quartet, featuring Bozzini Quartet with Rachel Iwaasa.
The Roundhouse

Sunday, November 6, 2016

3pm & 5pm: 100 Very Good Reasons Why ______, by Tim Brady for 100 spatialised electric guitars. Back Pocket Songs: A Roundhouse Singing Project Street Beats with Instruments of Change.
The Roundhouse. FREE

8pm: Turning Point Ensemble: Under the Microscope
The Roundhouse

8pm: Trading Places: Un échange d’improvisateurs
Western Front

Monday, November 7, 2016

6:30pm: Beledrone + Modulus at the Movies
Co-Presented with DOXA Documentary Film Festival: Modulus at the Movies
with an 8:00pm screening of Lou Harrison: A World of Music
The Roundhouse

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

6pm: Composers and Cocktails with Music on Main’s Composer In Residence Nicole Lizée and composers Vincent Ho and Jocelyn Morlock
The Post at 750

8pm: Doublespeak, featuring Standing Wave Ensemble, percussionist Ben Reimer, soprano Carla Huhtanen, and Music on Main’s Composer in Residence Nicole Lizée’s La Callas Fantasie
The Roundhouse

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

8pm: Steve Reich’s Music for 18 Musicians
Featuring the Music on Main All-Star Band
The Roundhouse

This concert is currently SOLD OUT. Thank you!

The Modulus Festival is generously sponsored by Christine Choi and Bryan Price.



Single tickets selling quickly!

Single tickets starting at $25 (regular) and $10 (students).
Steve Reich’s Music for 18 Musicians: $49 (regular) / $25 (student).
Festival passes are sold out.

Pick-3 Ticket Packs are available online by clicking the links available here, or by calling Music on Main at 604.879.9888.

Note: To purchase both a pass/pack and single tickets, please select separate online transactions, or call Music on Main at 604.879.9888 to purchase over the phone.