Celtic, Folk and More with Terry Boyle and Ceilidh Briscoe
Sep
22
2:30 PM14:30

Celtic, Folk and More with Terry Boyle and Ceilidh Briscoe

Terry Boyle and Ceilidh Briscoe

Terry Boyle is a singer/songwriter from Dublin, Ireland. With a vast repertoire of Celtic songs, some teary, some cheery, some sing-along and some from the archives, Terry has a song or story for every occasion. Ceilidh Briscoe, fiddler with the world famous Riverdance, is a five time North American Fiddle Champion and All-Ireland Fiddle Champion who has performed in Ireland, the UK, Germany, China, and across North America.

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Classical with Oleg Pokhanovski, Minna Chung & Scott Meek
Sep
29
2:30 PM14:30

Classical with Oleg Pokhanovski, Minna Chung & Scott Meek

  • Oleg Pokhanovski, violin       

  • Minna Chung, cello       

  • Scott Meek, piano

These two distinguished members of the Music Faculty at the University of Manitoba are joined by one of Vancouver's most in-demand pianists for a delightful program of Mr. Pokhanovski's transcriptions as well as selections from the piano trio repertoire.

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Jazz with The Diane Lines Trio
Oct
6
2:30 PM14:30

Jazz with The Diane Lines Trio

  • Jen Hodge, bass

  • Tony Chamberlist, drums

Ever since BC Entertainment Hall of Fame inductee and the Dal Richards Orchestra's inimitable pianist/vocalist last performance here in 2014, an emphatic mantra has consistently reverberated  throughout our gallery: "Invite her back!"  Well, the time has come, and we aim to please...but, please get your tickets early!

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Harvest of Music: Classical with Wayne Weng
Oct
18
7:00 PM19:00

Harvest of Music: Classical with Wayne Weng

Pianist Wayne Weng’s playing has been described as “vibrant and immensely musical,” and as having “delicacy amounting to almost reverence […] through gossamer touch” (Wiltshire Gazette & Herald). He has performed in Canada, the United States, England, Italy, France, Holland, Belgium, Austria, Serbia, Egypt, Hong Kong and Taiwan. His performances have been featured on radio stations such as WFMT Chicago, WQXR New York, CBC Radio and Seattle King FM.

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Harvest of Music: Roots/Folk with Heartwood
Oct
19
12:00 PM12:00

Harvest of Music: Roots/Folk with Heartwood

Heartwood is the brand new and perfect pairing of award-winning singer-songwriters Jack Connolly and Genevieve Charbonneau from Vancouver Island’s Cowichan Valley. Jack and Genevieve are outstanding performers in their own right, but when their songwriting talents, charisma and musical chops are combined, the result is roots and folk magic. Soulful harmonies and the interplay of skillful guitar enrich original songs that are clever, intimate and highly accessible.

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Harvest of Music: Jazz with Indigo Jazz
Oct
19
7:00 PM19:00

Harvest of Music: Jazz with Indigo Jazz

Indigo Jazz:

  • Dale Graham, vocalist

  • Rick Husband, guitar

  • John Hyde, bass

  • Aaron Amar, drums

These veteran, well-loved Comox Valley musicians play engaging and entertaining jazz that focuses on strong melodies and rhythmic nuance while conveying a warmth, a sense of humour, and a just-right feel that is sure to refresh your Saturday evening.

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Cuban/Salsa with Rumba Calzada
Oct
20
2:30 PM14:30

Cuban/Salsa with Rumba Calzada

Featuring vocalist Danay Sinclair

Led by composer/percussionist Raphael Geronimo, Vancouver’s Rumba Calzada is an eclectic, powerful mix of salsa, jazz, and Afro-Cuban rhythms. Stirring up a mesmerizing Caribbean musical fusion, this JUNO-nominated “world class Latin band” (The Province) makes joyful music that will have you dancing in your seat.

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Jazz with The Johannes Wallmann Quartet
Oct
27
2:30 PM14:30

Jazz with The Johannes Wallmann Quartet

Featuring:

  • Phil Dwyer, tenor saxophone

  • Ken Lister, bass

  • Hans Verhoeven, drums

Born in 1974 in Germany, Johannes Wallmann was raised right here in Qualicum Beach. He studied jazz piano and composition at Berklee College of Music in Boston (B.Mus., 1995) and at New York University (M.A., 1997; Ph.D., 2010), while winning numerous national music competitions and scholarships, as well as two Canada Council artist grants. After moving to New York City in 1995, he quickly established himself as a versatile and in-demand pianist in a wide-range of musical styles. He is currently the Director of Jazz Studies at the University of Wisconsin.

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Cabaret with David Gogo
Nov
1
7:00 PM19:00

Cabaret with David Gogo

Award Winning Blues Guitarist Adds Heart, Soul & Grit to the International Blues Scene.

David Gogo's groove-fueled blend of blues and rock is the basis for a singular and storied music career. His songs have been featured in film and television and are regularly played on blues radio programs the world over. He has earned numerous Canadian blues accolades, including five JUNO nominations.

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Balkan Choral with The Balkan Babes
Nov
3
2:30 PM14:30

Balkan Choral with The Balkan Babes

Operating as a collective, without a director, the Victoria-based Balkan Babes showcase a cappella music of Eastern Europe, including Bulgaria, Croatia, Dalmatia, Georgia, Macedonia, Serbia, and Ukraine. In doing so, they enchant audiences with the penetrating harmonies and asymmetrical rhythms that characterize the rich and ancient musical traditions of the region. While the Balkan Babes strive for an authentic sound in vocal production and pronunciation, they also open up many songs to their own contemporary interpretations and arrangements.

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Classical with Mark McGregor & Younggun Kim
Nov
17
2:30 PM14:30

Classical with Mark McGregor & Younggun Kim

  • Mark McGregor, flute

  • Younggun Kim, piano

Now, here is a not-to-be-missed duo!Literally everyone has been clamoring for another chance to enjoy Toronto-based Mr. Kim's extraordinary piano mastery, and when you combine this with the mesmerizing playing of one of Vancouver's most respected flutists...well, please act fast with your ticket purchases!

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Classical with Lee Duckles & Lixia Li
Nov
24
2:30 PM14:30

Classical with Lee Duckles & Lixia Li

  • Lee Duckles, cello

  • Lixia Li, piano

Former Principal Cello for the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and current Co-Director of the Vancouver Chamber Players Lee Duckles and Peabody Institute of Music (Johns Hopkins University) award-winning pianist Lixia Li present an enchanting program of works by Bach. Beethoven and Chopin.

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Classical with Sarah Hagen
Dec
1
2:30 PM14:30

Classical with Sarah Hagen

Canadian pianist Sarah Hagen has performed in concert halls and has been heard on broadcasts throughout North America and Europe. Awarded as Ontario Contact's 2017 Artist of the Year and the British Columbia Touring Council’s 2015 Artist of the Year, and mentioned by The Guardian (Charlottetown) as the Best Classical Performance of 2014, her interpretations have been described as “outstandingly inventive" [University of Waterloo Gazette], ”played flawlessly” [Review Vancouver] and “with great sensitivity and heart.” [Vernon Morning Star]

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Christmas Concert with Tony Booker and Friends
Dec
8
2:30 PM14:30

Christmas Concert with Tony Booker and Friends

Victoria's inimitable man of many musical hats will sing (in his wonderful baritone voice) and play piano and accordion as he and his accomplished colleagues draw on his multitude of influences (classical, choral, eastern European folk, gospel, blues and more) and immerse us in the Holiday Spirit with an intriguing assortment of seasonal selections.

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Classical Music with Echéa Quartet
Sep
15
2:30 PM14:30

Classical Music with Echéa Quartet

Echéa Quartet:

  • Aliayta Foon-Dancoes, violin

  • Emily Earl, violin

  • Clara Loeb, viola

  • Eliza Millett, cello

What a wonderful way to begin our fall series! Don't miss this extraordinary, young string quartet that is comprised of players from Canada, the US and the UK, all in their final year of postgraduate study at the Royal Academy of Music in London and rapidly garnering a sterling international reputation.

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