Pacific Baroque Festival – TELEMANN’S FANTASY

Pacific Baroque Festival - TELEMANN’S FANTASY
February 6th, 2017 | VCM Presents - Conservatory Concert Series

TELEMANN’S FANTASY Posted on February 5, 2017 including recently rediscovered Fantasias Marc Destrubé (violin) Soile Stratkauskas (flute) Natalie Mackie (viola da gamba) Thursday, 16 February 11am Alix Goolden Performance Hall, 907 Pandora This year’s Festival starts with a concert of Telemann’s Fantasias for solo instruments through which Telemann demonstrated his originality and inventiveness.  This engaging program will […]

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Cynthia Ellis mini-residency at the Victoria Conservatory of Music

Cynthia Ellis mini-residency at the Victoria Conservatory of Music
February 3rd, 2017 | VCM News

BE FEARLESS! EMBRACE THE SMALLEST FLUTE! MAKE PEACE WITH THE PICCOLO! Cynthia Ellis, virtuoso performer on the piccolo and passionate instructor, is coming from Los Angeles for a mini-residency at the Victoria Conservatory of Music. TUESDAY, MARCH 7 | 6:30-8:30pm: Advanced Piccolo Masterclass – Cynthia will work advanced piccolo techniques and repertoire with experienced piccolo […]

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Kiwanis Club supports VCM Music Therapy Department

Kiwanis Club supports VCM Music Therapy Department
January 30th, 2017 | VCM News

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time. Kiwanis Club of Victoria donates $5,000 to the Music Therapy department to purchase instruments and equipment for our new Music Therapy studio and instruments to our new music therapist working in community residential care facilities. […]

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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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