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Schubert’s Winterreise

Oct 20 2013

Heritage Hall: Main Street

Schubert’s haunting masterpiece of heartbreak and loss, sung in English with poet Michael Symmons Roberts’ extraordinary translations.

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2013 Modulus Festival

Oct 21 - 24, 2013

Heritage Hall and The Atrium at the Blusson

For four days, the Modulus Festival lets you connect with leading musicians and composers in fun, intimate settings filled with great music.

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Mania: Mediæval Music meets Persian Improvisation

Oct 15 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Don’t miss two of North America’s most masterful musicians as they mix mediæval music with contemporary Persian-influenced improvisations.

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Bhangra on Main feat. D-Sarb

Jun 04 2013

Don't miss the UK Bhangra sensation D-Sarb when he performs an intimate, acoustic set highlighting Punjabi folk traditions and Sufi song.

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Robert Silverman: The Brahms Project

May 25 2013

Kay Meek Centre

Part three of pianist Robert Silverman's Brahms series concludes with a spectacular concert at the Kay Meek Centre's intimate Studio Theatre.

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Robert Silverman: The Brahms Project

Apr 09 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Part two of pianist Robert Silverman's Brahms series includes chamber music with two of Vancouver's finest musicians, violinist David Gillham and cellist Rebecca Wenham.

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Laura Barron, flute & Daniel Bolshoy, guitar

Apr 02 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Hear Laura Barron, one of North America's most dynamic flutists in duo with internationally acclaimed guitarist Daniel Bolshoy.

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One Night Stand: Jocelyn Morlock with the Music on Main All-Star Band

Mar 26 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Spend a night getting to know one of Canada's essential creative voices, Music on Main's Composer In Residence Jocelyn Morlock.

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Free Composer Chat with Jocelyn Morlock

Mar 21 2013

Canadian Music Centre: BC Region

Jocelyn Morlock will talk about her music, the bizarre/whimsical/frustrating and exciting process of composing, some of her sources of inspiration, and a bit about what it's like to be a composer in the 21st century.

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Miki Sawada, piano

Mar 19 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Join Music on Main in welcoming Japanese pianist Miki Sawada for her Vancouver debut. This young cosmopolitan pianist has performed all over the world, inspiring audiences to connect deeply with classical music.

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Robert Silverman: The Brahms Project

Mar 12 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Don't miss the first of three extraordinary concerts when Robert Silverman, one of Canada's premiere pianists, performs an all-Brahms evening featuring violinist Dale Barltrop, the Vancouver Symphony concertmaster.

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The Dawn of Virtuosity: Recreating the First trumpet & Keyboard Recital

Mar 05 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Together they recreate an event that sent a shock throughout the musical world in the seventeenth century: a recital where the trumpet, till then a military instrument, was featured for the first time in history in a concert performance.

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Land’s End: Music from Western Edge of Europe

Feb 26 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Two leading early music performers present an exhilirating evening of music from Spain, Ireland and Scotland - the western edge of Europe.  You'll experience seldom-heard works by Santiago de Murcia, Francisco Guerrau, Nicola Mateis, Turlough O'Carolan, and more.

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Lafayette & Molinari String Quartets play Schoenberg, Berg & Webern

Feb 19 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Here's a rare chance to immerse yourself in the complete string quartets of Schoenberg, Berg, and Webern.

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Beethoven’s Circle: Music by Dusek, Hummel & Beethoven

Feb 12 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Come hear Vancouver’s Jarvis-Luchkow duo in an intimate performance of sonatas by Beethoven and Dušek, and music by Hummel as featured on their recent recording for the Marquis label.

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Rachel Iwaasa, piano

Feb 05 2013

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Discover new piano music with Rachel Iwaasa, one of Canada's leading contemporary music pianists.

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Reich + Rite: Vicky Chow, piano

Jan 28 & 29, 2013

Heritage Hall: Main Street

2013 marks the 100th anniversary of the premiere of Rite of Spring, a piece that caused riots at its premiere and influenced generations of composers, including Steve Reich. Vicky Chow helps mark the anniversary with a rare solo piano performance of this iconic score.

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Ana Sokolovic’s Svadba/Wedding

Jan 21 & 22, 2013

Heritage Hall: Main Street

Discover the unforgettable sound world of Ana Sokolovic's Svadba/Wedding.

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John Cage @ 100: The Piano Sonatas & Interludes

Dec 04 2012

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Celebrate the genius of John Cage, 100 years after his birth. Pianist Vicky Chow plays Cage's complete Sonatas & Interludes for prepared piano.

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Linda Bouchard’s Murderous Little World

Nov 27 2012

Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club

Based on poet Anne Carson's "Men in the Off Hours," Linda Bouchard's Murderous Little World makes its Vancouver debut. Be sure to hear it, up close and personal, at the Cellar Restaurant & Jazz Club.

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