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VSO wows gamers with a performance of Symphony of the Goddesses from Legend of Zelda game

On Friday, September 23, gamers and music enthusiasts alike were treated to the latest iteration of the much-loved Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses – Master Quest. The Queen Elizabeth...
Janet Steinberg, VSO cellist

VSO’s Messenger of the Gods explores the quiet within

It’s this modesty that confounds my assumptions of a soloist—aren’t they always supposed to be bigger than life—and flashy? Apparently not.

Violinist Corey Cerovsek and conductor Rossen Milanov deliver strong performance with VSO

Vancouver-born international violinist Corey Cerovsek and conductor Rossen Milanov delivered an unforgettable evening of music by Debussy, Korngold and Berlioz at the Orpheum on...

Corey Cerovsek plays Korngold

Violinist, mathematician and pianist Corey Cerovsek returns to the VSO in what promises to be an elegant performance of fellow wunderkind Erich Korngold’s Violin Concerto.

Alberta Ballet's Nutcracker opens tomorrow at Queen Elizabeth Theatre

Alberta Ballet's gorgeous $1.5 million production of The Nutcracker was a jewel of a performance last year. It opens tomorrow a the Queen Elizabeth Theatre.

Haitian-American Olympic musical performer Daniel Bernard Roumain is the quintessential modern violinist

Daniel Bernard Roumain: An Olympic performer with flair. Think his hair is cool? Wait until you hear DBR play the violin...

Maestro Bramwell Tovey

Maestro Tovey arrived at my studio carrying several different outfits including his formal attire for conducting.

Great gift ideas for Vancouver music lovers

What can you buy a music lover in Vancouver?

Great gift ideas for Vancouver music lovers

What do you buy a music lover for Christmas in Vancouver?