EMV is proud to present a series of intimate concerts at St. Anselm’s Church made possible by the generous support of the Drance Family. Each concert will be followed by a small reception where audience members can engage with the musicians. Concerts are all admission-by-donation.
These concerts are generously supported by the Drance Family
Saturday November 16 at 7:30pm
Alexander Weimann, harpsichord and Chloe Meyers, baroque violin
Join Alexander Weimann, music director of the Pacific Baroque Orchestra (PBO) and Chloe Meyers, the first violinist of the PBO, for a mixed programme of chamber music for violin and harpsichord.
Thursday February 20, 2020 at 7:30pm
Sean Dagher, Irish bouzouki and Nelson Carter, fiddle – Celtic Canadian Chamber Folk Duo
Together, Sean and Nelson have played all types of venues and events since 1997. Each brings musical ideas and styles from their separate backgrounds together to create a sound that has developed over the decades into a unique style. They thrive on connecting with audiences and responding to what the moment provides. They have a loyal following in Montreal and can be heard every Tuesday night at Hurley’s Irish Pub for a custom-tailored concert-gig.
Saturday April 25, 2020 at 7:30pm
The Baroque Mentorship Orchestra
In 2014, UBC, the Pacific Baroque Orchestra and EMV established a year-long programme open to UBC students as well as to selected members of the professional community. This educational initiative has grown every year and is aimed at increasing the long-term sustainability of the local period instrument scene. Join the next generation of Early Music professionals for mixed programme of baroque instrumental music.