Vancouver New Music Festival

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The world's finest contemporary composers and performers gather for this music festival that began in 1996. Vancouver New Music Festival is a week-long musical celebration that is made up of concerts, symposiums, artist-and-composer talks and special events like the Competition for Emerging Composers. The fest has featured composers such as John Adams, Conlon Nancarrow, Linda Bouchard and Rudolf Komorous. The Vancouver New Music Ensemble, Standing Wave, Vancouver Pro Musica, Barbara Ebbeson and the Vetta String Quartet have been some of the guest artists and ensembles. Ticket prices vary; call for details.

Location:  The Annex, 823 Seymour Street, 2nd Floor

Date:  Oct 18, 2018 8 p.m.