Link | BC-born tenor Ben Heppner hosted and Netherlands native Otto Tausk conducted at the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s 100th-anniversary concert.
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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 | a series of well known and loved operatic excerpts sung by Beth Buono. Buono grew up on the Sunshine Coast and graduated from the UBC School of Music in 2008.
Link | … works include Jocelyn Morlock’s One Black Spike, about immigrant labour used to build the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway in the early 20th century.
Link | “I’ve chosen a marvellous work by Canadian composer, Hussein Janmohamed, of Ismaili Islamic background,” Adams said. “This work is often the unexpected ‘audience favourite’ of the whole concert…”
Link | Conductor Jonathan Darlington and soprano Simone Osborne talk with Matthew Parsons about Gounod's masterpiece.
Link | In an Explorations Series concert on Nov. 10, the Victoria Symphony performed two of those pieces: My Name Is Amanda Todd, by Jocelyn Morlock