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Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – House of Dreams

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – House of Dreams

Friday March 4, 2016 | 7:30pm
The Vancouver Playhouse

An imaginative multi-media concert designed by Alison Mackay for Canada’s revered and treasured Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. A magical journey to the meeting places of baroque art and music – five European homes where exquisite works by Bach, Handel, Vivaldi and Marais were played against a backdrop of paintings by Vermeer, Canaletto, and Watteau.

Details...Buy Tickets...SubscriptionsAdd to Calendar04-03-2016 7:30 pm05-03-2016 12:00 amTafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – House of Dreams Friday March 4, 2016 | 7:30pmAn imaginative multi-media concert designed by Alison Mackay for Canada’s revered and treasured Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. A magical journey to the meeting places of baroque art and music – five European homes where exquisite works by Bach, Handel, Vivaldi and Marais were played against a backdrop of paintings by Vermeer, Canaletto, and Watteau.The Vancouver PlayhouseDD/MM/YYYY

Handel’s Apollo e Dafne

Handel’s Apollo e Dafne

Friday March 18, 2016 | 7:30pm
The Vancouver Playhouse

When public performances of opera were banned in Rome by papal edicts in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, opera audiences and composers turned to the dramatic cantata for their fix of lust, madness and death.

Details...Buy Tickets...SubscriptionsAdd to Calendar18-03-2016 7:30 pm19-03-2016 12:00 amHandel’s Apollo e Dafne Friday March 18, 2016 | 7:30pmWhen public performances of opera were banned in Rome by papal edicts in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, opera audiences and composers turned to the dramatic cantata for their fix of lust, madness and death. The Vancouver PlayhouseDD/MM/YYYY

Handel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks

Handel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks

Sunday April 3, 2016, 3:00pm
Chan Shun Concert Hall at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts

The members of the Pacific Baroque Orchestra join forces with the UBC Baroque Mentorship Orchestra and representatives from the Baroque string programme at the University of Washington to perform Handel’s suite for wind band written for the fireworks celebratio commemorating the end of the War of Austrian Succession in April of 1749.

Details...Buy Tickets...SubscriptionsAdd to Calendar03-04-2016 3:00 pm04-04-2016 3:00 pmHandel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks Sunday April 3, 2016, 3:00pmThe members of the Pacific Baroque Orchestra join forces with the UBC Baroque Mentorship Orchestra and representatives from the Baroque string programme at the University of Washington to perform Handel's suite for wind band written for the fireworks celebratio commemorating the end of the War of Austrian Succession in April of 1749. Chan Shun Concert Hall at the Chan Centre for the Performing ArtsDD/MM/YYYY

Phillipe Herreweghe & Collegium Vocale Gent – Lagrime di San Pietro

Phillipe Herreweghe & Collegium Vocale Gent – Lagrime di San Pietro

Friday April 15, 2016 | 7:30pm
Chan Shun Concert Hall at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts

A refined sound and perfect vocal blend are among the many qualities that define Philippe Herreweghe’s Collegium Vocale Gent as one of the world’s most accomplished vocal ensembles.

Details...Buy Tickets...SubscriptionsAdd to Calendar15-04-2016 7:30 pm16-04-2016 12:00 amPhillipe Herreweghe & Collegium Vocale Gent – Lagrime di San Pietro Friday April 15, 2016 | 7:30pmA refined sound and perfect vocal blend are among the many qualities that define Philippe Herreweghe's Collegium Vocale Gent as one of the world's most accomplished vocal ensembles. Chan Shun Concert Hall at the Chan Centre for the Performing ArtsDD/MM/YYYY