Link | UBC School of Music musicology professor David Metzer specializes in 20th and 21st century musical styles and has published books on the subject such as The Ballad in American Popular Music: From Elvis to Beyoncé (Cambridge University Press) and has taught courses on the Beatles.
Link | BC-born tenor Ben Heppner hosted and Netherlands native Otto Tausk conducted at the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s 100th-anniversary concert.
Link | The judges’ panel… awarded a tie for first place to Elizabeth Knudson
Link | A potential showstopper is a new piece by outgoing VSO composer in residence, Jocelyn Morlock.
Link | Kamloopa – was nominated in the large-theatre category for … sound design or original composition (Cris Derksen).
Link | Music by Bach and Tchaikovsky will be performed, but so will pieces by Jean Coulthard and VSO composer in residence Jocelyn Morlock…