Join us to experience the vitality of early music. Tickets to all Early Music Vancouver concerts are available online at the links below, or by phone at our Chan Centre Box Office – 604-822-2697. Seating is limited, so order early!

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SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR THE 2016-2017 SEASON ARE ON SALE NOW! Create your personalized Subscription Series and enjoy any four concerts on our Summer Festival or during our regular season for the price of three!


Vancouver Bach Festival 2016

The Vancouver Early Music Festival is one of the largest festivals of its type in North America and runs over three weeks in July and August every year. It is a superb series of concerts featuring faculty and guest artists from all over the world.


Masterworks Series at the Chan

EMV presents masterworks of the Baroque, Renaissance and Medieval periods featuring the world’s greatest specialists in period performance practice.


Main Series

EMV’s Main Series runs from September to early May and presents vibrant, internationally-regarded artists who are committed to period performance practice. Repertoire and artists are drawn from a diverse range of historical and cultural traditions.


Special Collaborations

EMV has historically partnered with a number of diverse presenters to help cross-promote artists that we know will appeal to our different audiences. Recent partners include the Vancouver Recital Society, the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, Music on Main, Friends of Chamber Music, Caravan World Rhythms, Coastal Jazz & Blues Society, and the Kay Meek Centre. This season EMV partners with Music in the Morning and the Queer Arts Festival.