Conservatory of Music embraced on West Shore

Conservatory of Music embraced on West Shore
January 5th, 2017 | Around Town, VCM News

by  Kristi Hoffman – Goldstream News Gazette West Shore posted Dec 20, 2016 at 5:00 PM Many West Shore residents have enjoyed improved access to the Victoria Conservatory of Music’s comprehensive programming since its official opening in May. The unveiling of the conservatory’s first satellite location, at the Westhills YMCA-YWCA complex in Langford, followed the institution’s […]

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Daniel Lapp’s Home for Christmas in Saanich News

Daniel Lapp's Home for Christmas in Saanich News
December 14th, 2016 | VCM Presents - Conservatory Concert Series

by  Travis Paterson – Saanich News  posted Dec 13, 2016 at 1:00 PM With more than 180 performers taking part, Daniel Lapp’s annual Home for Christmas concert can be “a bit of a squeeze.” The concert returns for its 13th year with shows Friday night, Saturday afternoon and Saturday night at the Alix Goolden Performance […]

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Superb Winds & Brass Masterclass

Superb Winds & Brass Masterclass
December 2nd, 2016 | VCM News

The Winds & Brass Department presented a superb masterclass on Wednesday, November 23rd as part of the VCM’s Canada Music Week celebrations.  Students from across our department performed works by Canadian composers Violet Archer, Robert Fleming, Diane Berry, Kathryn Cernauskas, and Jacques Hétu. We were thrilled to have Dr. Mary Byrne lead this masterclass.  Mary […]

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Fiddle in the holidays with Daniel Lapp and special guests!

Fiddle in the holidays with Daniel Lapp and special guests!
November 30th, 2016 | VCM News, VCM Presents - Conservatory Concert Series

Fiddle in the holidays with Daniel Lapp and special guests! Victoria—The Victoria Conservatory of Music (VCM) is proud to present Daniel Lapp’s annual Home for Christmas concert for its thirteenth year. The famed fiddler & trumpeter, along with Canadian jazz and blues singer Maureen Washington and many other guests, return to Alix Goolden Performance Hall […]

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Early Childhood Music and Music Therapy Newsletter – November 2016

Early Childhood Music and Music Therapy Newsletter - November 2016
November 4th, 2016 | Children's Music, VCM News

Early Childhood Music and Music Therapy Newsletter PRELUDE The frenzy of September is winding down and we are welcoming it in our daily routine The usage of electronic devices (ED) among children has tripled since 2011. According to research, some children can spend an average of 7 hours daily on combined TV, computer, smartphones and […]

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