Vancouver Sun

Classical music: Blueridge festival still thriving after a decade

 Classical music: Blueridge festival still thriving after a decade

Link | ”It features voice as part of the mix, as befits festival co-founder soprano Dory Hayley; it’s also a potent mix of favourite chamber music repertoire and some very edgy endeavours.”

What makes the Beatles the most influential band of all time?

What makes the Beatles the most influential band of all time?

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.

Malcolm Parry's Town Talk: Vancouver "love song" to vie with other big-city ditties

 Malcolm Parry's Town Talk: Vancouver "love song" to vie with other big-city ditties

Link | …operatic tenor Richard Margison perform it at his invitation only Wall Ball. Backed by a full band, four-piece Latin ensemble and eight UBC Opera Ensemble members….