Music in Early Childhood: Best Apps for Listening to Children’s Music

Music in Early Childhood: Best Apps for Listening to Children’s Music
July 15th, 2016 | Children's Music, For the Love of Music

Best Apps for Listening to Children’s Music Guest Post by: Cassie of Culture Coverage Music at an early age is a wonderful tool to help aid development. Not only does it improve mental and emotional health, but it has also been linked to academic achievement and logic skills later in life. It’s never too early […]

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VCM Alum Kelsey Wheatley is Double Medal Winner

VCM Alum Kelsey Wheatley is Double Medal Winner
July 4th, 2016 | VCM News, VCM Student/Alumni News

Double-medal winning Kelsey Wheatley There are many exciting and successful paths our Post Secondary students can follow and we enjoy sharing in their individual journeys and achievements. Recently one of our very talented alum Kelsey Wheatley accomplished something very rare and that was winning both the Victoria Medal, which is awarded to the student with […]

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Collegium String Students Sweep the Provincials

Collegium String Students Sweep the Provincials
June 6th, 2016 | VCM News, VCM Student/Alumni News

These are such inspiring posts to publish because they celebrate the exceptional results achieved and the incredible work put in by our Collegium students at the Provincial Competition. This year the competition was held in Fort St. John. With accompanist Elfi Gleusteen, they were notable at the Festival for their winning streak and their team […]

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ChoirKids now part of the Victoria Conservatory of Music

ChoirKids now part of the Victoria Conservatory of Music
June 2nd, 2016 | Children's Music, VCM News

James Bay’s ChoirKids gets noteworthy sendoff Richard Watts | Times Colonist June 2, 2016 10:10 AM   What: Arbutus Singers Where: First Metropolitan United Church, 932 Balmoral Rd. at Quadra Street When: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Tickets: $15 for adults, $30 for families and $12 for seniors and students; 250-384-2840   Since seven-year-old […]

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Noctis Quartet wins Silver Medal at Fischoff Competition

Noctis Quartet wins Silver Medal at Fischoff Competition
May 24th, 2016 | VCM Student/Alumni News

When hard work and incredible talent come together great things can happen. The Fischoff competition is the largest chamber music competition in North America.  Groups accepted into this year’s prestigious competition came from 19 countries.  Of the 70 groups that applied, 25 were accepted to the quarterfinals. That number was further reduced to 12 for […]

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