Modulus Festival 2016

2016 Modulus Festival

2016 Modulus Festival

NOVEMBER 5-9, 2016

TICKETS | $25/$10 (regular/student) General admission seating. All ages welcome.

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

Gramaphone 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.


festival programme

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


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