VANCOUVER FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL ~ July 2013 ~
Vancouver Folk Music Festival’s roster of artists for this year’s festival again promises to deliver what the Vancouver Folk Music Festival is known for at home and internationally: exciting new voices, a range and diversity of amazing global music, hot names along with music that spans the spectrum from ancient traditions to the cutting-edge of 21st Century roots music fusions. Expect brilliant music that digs deep and goes beyond.
The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s mission is to enrich the quality of life in and bring prestige to the city of Vancouver, British Columbia through the presentation of high-quality performances of classical and popular music, and the delivery of excellent education and community programs.
Founded in 1986 and led by Artistic Director Emily Molnar, Ballet BC is an internationally acclaimed collaborative and interactive contemporary ballet company that is a leader and resource in the research, creation, production, presentation and education of contemporary ballet.
A great venue for Taylor James and her 7-piece band is The YALE. The Yale Blues/Music Club is in The Yale Hotel on Granville St., in downtown Vancouver. This club is a favourite venue for locals and travelers alike, especially ones from the West Coast.