Julia Chien, Alex Mah & Matthew Ariaratnam, Emerge on Main, AMOT 2019

Emerge on Main 2019: Spotlight on Rising Musicians

Emerge on Main 2019: Spotlight on Rising Musicians

FOX CABARET | 2321 MAIN STREET | Google map
Doors at 7:00PM | Concert starts at 8:00 PM

Matthew Ariaratnam, musician, composer, & improviser
Julia Chien, percussion
Alex Mah, composer & interdisciplinary artist

TICKETS | $29/$10 (regular/student) General admission seating. Ages 19+.

Witness the emergence of 3 of Vancouver’s up-and-coming classical, new, and genre-bending musicians as they step into the spotlight: Julia Chien (percussion), Alex Mah (composer & interdisciplinary artist), and Matthew Ariaratnam (musician, composer, improviser).

Throughout the 2018/19 Season – and culminating in this concert – Music on Main will serve as incubator, launching pad, and showcase for these talented musicians. Discover them first at Music on Main.

Read a conversation between Julia Chien and Music on Main’s Artist in Residence Claire Edwardes.

Emerge on Main is generously sponsored by the Martha Lou Henley Charitable Foundation, with additional concert support by Grossman Stanley Business Lawyers and The Timothy C. Kerr Family Foundation.



Michio Kitazume
Side by Side
Performed by Julia Chien

Matthew Ariaratnam (world premiere)
Performed by Matthew Ariaratnam

Alex Mah
Performed by Alex Mah and Matthew Ariaratnam

Aaron Graham
Performed by Julia Chien