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Sonic Boom 2020 Ensemble-in-Residence Pacific Baroque Orchestra Harpsichord and Organ Info

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Planning to write a piece to submit to the call for scores for the Sonic Boom 2019 Ensemble-in-Residence Pacific Baroque Orchestra? Here is some information on the Chamber Organ and Harpsichord: Chamber Organ By Hellmuth Wolff & Associées, Laval, Quebec, 2001 Bourdon                 8′       bass & treble       treble Flûtes à cheminée 4′       bass                     bass & treble Read More

Sonic Boom 2020 Call for Scores

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Vancouver Pro Musica Presents: Sonic Boom 2020 Information about the Call for Scores  Featuring: Ensemble-in-Residence: Pacific Baroque Orchestra Featured Artist: Rachel Kiyo Iwaasa, pianist Composer-in-Residence: Jocelyn Morlock Vancouver Pro Musica invites any and all BC composers to submit new scores for presentation at the 33nd Annual Sonic Boom Festival. The Festival will be held March 19-22, 2020 at Read More

Workshop Tips

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Sonic Boom workshop notes, with helpful advice for writing for the Turning Point Ensemble and for percussion specifically, prepared by Owen Underhill and Julia Chien. Orchestration Workshop Copy Composing for Percussion

Graphic Artist in Residence 2017/18: Congratulations to Charmaine Cheng

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Vancouver Pro Musica is pleased to announce that Charmaine will be our Graphic Artist in Residence for the upcoming 2017/18 concert season! We’re really excited to begin working with Charmaine, and we’re look forward to seeing what she’ll create for us. Here’s a bit about her: Charmaine Cheng is a freelance graphic designer and a current Read More

Graphic Artist in Residence 2016/17: Congratulations to Diana Neave

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Vancouver Pro Musica is pleased to announce that Diana Neave will be our Graphic Artist in Residence for the upcoming 2016/17 concert season! We’re really excited to be working with Diana, and we look forward to seeing what she’ll create for us. Diana is currently an instructor at the Visual College of Art and Design in Read More

Vancouver Pro Musica is pleased to announce a partnership with Composer Gathering

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Vancouver Pro Musica is pleased to announce a partnership with Composer Gathering. We are happy to support this new initiative for metro Vancouver-area composers, performers and arts enthusiasts. The Composer Gathering is a monthly get-together featuring composer presentations on new and existing works, lively discussions on a variety of musical topics, and workshops with guest performers and Read More

Help Support Vancouver Pro Musica

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Dear composers and fans of Canadian new music, As we head towards 2016 and another year of great music, we’d like to ask all of you to consider making a donation to Vancouver Pro Musica to help us continue to put on the best events possible. Vancouver Pro Musica is a non-profit organization of BC Read More

Congratulations to Glenn Sutherland

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 “Glenn Sutherland Announced Winner of CMC Prairie Region Emerging Composer Competition”  We are pleased to share the news that Glenn Sutherland, is the winner of the 13th annual CMC Prairie Region Emerging Composer Competition, 2016. The jury was Alexander Mickelthwate, Music Director, Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra; Meredith Johnson, Principal Bass, Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra; and Sid Robinovitch, Associate Composer, Canadian Read More