The Victoria Conservatory of Music presents “Creative Innovations”, a concert recorded live and premiering online via the Victoria Conservatory’s YouTube channel on Saturday, May 29th 2021 at 7:30 pm PDT. The concert integrates four world premieres of music compositions by VCM students with the historically innovative Four Seasons violin concertos by Antonio Vivaldi, performed by the newly launched VCM Chamber Orchestra, led by outstanding VCM faculty, and joined by soloist and VCM alumnus Jonathan Crow.
In lieu of purchasing tickets, a suggested donation of $15 or more is kindly requested.
Creative Innovations is presented by Rick Wesseling Investment Group of BMO Nesbitt Burns.
The Victoria Conservatory of Music gratefully acknowledges the generous support received from the Gail O’Riordan Memorial Fund for Music and Performing Arts through the Victoria Foundation.
The Victoria Conservatory of Music is very proud of Alumnus Jonathan Crow, a native of Prince George BC, and former student of VCM’s founding Head of Strings, Sydney Humphreys. Currently in his 10th season as Concert Master for the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Jonathan is founding member of the Juno Award-winning New Orford String Quartet, and Associate Professor of Violin at the University of Toronto. His inspiring work with young school children across the country, helping to grow their awareness and love for music, aligns perfectly with the spirit of our concert “Creative Innovations”. The VCM continues to support and enhance music programming offered in local Elementary, Middle, and High Schools, with a strong focus on schools serving marginalized communities throughout the Greater Victoria Area.
We are so fortunate to be able to record and broadcast this event. In lieu of purchasing a ticket, a suggested $15 donation is kindly requested.
Your generous support ensures the VCM can continue to bring concerts to our community and keeps music education as affordable as possible and accessible to all. Thank you!
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