Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) for international visitors to Canada

Some international visitors to Canada may need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) for visiting Canada. A video on the government of Canada website explains what an eTA is and who it is for: It’s called eTA—electronic travel authorization. You may need an eTA before you board your flight to Canada, even if you are just … More Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) for international visitors to Canada

2017 Vancouver International Music Competition Announces Preliminary Round Results

The 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition (VIMC) committee announces the results for the preliminary round of the competition. Organized by the Canada International Arts & Music Society, the VIMC is an international classical music competition for three age groups and instrumental categories including piano, strings, and voice. Eligible stringed instruments for the competition included violin, … More 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition Announces Preliminary Round Results

Preliminary Results Announced Soon & Repertoire Submission Deadline for Final Round

The onsite preliminary round in Vancouver was a success with many competitors performing for the 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition. Close to 300 applicants total participated onsite and submitted videos for the preliminary round of the 2017 VIMC.  The onsite preliminary round was hosted in Nanjing, China, and Vancouver, Canada. With the conclusion of the … More Preliminary Results Announced Soon & Repertoire Submission Deadline for Final Round

Onsite Preliminary Audition coming up on September 15-16 at Tom Lee Music (Downtown)

The committee for the 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition has emailed the preliminary round audition times to the competitors. Please make sure you received this email and keep track of your audition time.  If you did not receive your audition time, please contact us and let us know so we can provide a time for … More Onsite Preliminary Audition coming up on September 15-16 at Tom Lee Music (Downtown)

Bramwell Tovey, Music Director of the VSO writes welcome letter for the 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition

The 2017 Vancouver International Music competition committee thanks Bramwell Tovey, Music director of the VSO for his welcome letter and support for the competition.  The VIMC has received welcome letters from several government officials and renowned musicians in support of the competition.  

2017 Vancouver International Music Competition Hosts Preliminary Round Event in Nanjing, China

2017 Vancouver International Music Competition Hosts Preliminary Round Event in Nanjing, China Nanjing, Jiangsu, China, July 29, 2017 The 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition (VIMC) held one part of its preliminary round events in Nanjing, Jiangsu, China at the Flying Star Art Center on July 29, 2017.  Organized by the Canada International Arts & Music … More 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition Hosts Preliminary Round Event in Nanjing, China

Canada International Arts & Music Society Hosts Information Session for the 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition

Richmond, BC, August 3, 2017 The 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition (VIMC) Committee held an information session for teachers and interested parties at 1029 Café in Richmond, BC, Canada on August 3, 2017.  Celebrating Canada’s 150th Anniversary, the VIMC aims to promote Canadian classical music worldwide by establishing prizes for performing Canadian classical compositions.  Organized … More Canada International Arts & Music Society Hosts Information Session for the 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition

2017 VIMC Information Session Invitation

Vancouver International Arts & Music Society kindly invites interested parties to an introduction for the 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition (VIMC).  The first ever international music competition of its kind in British Columbia promises to be an exciting opportunity for talented young musicians to gain exposure and obtain performance opportunities alongside talented musicians from the … More 2017 VIMC Information Session Invitation

2017 Vancouver International Music Competition Press Conference was held successfully on June 27th at Canadian Music Centre in BC

Canada International Arts & Music Society Announces First International Classical Music Competition in BC History Vancouver, BC, June 27, 2017 The 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition (VIMC) Committee held a press conference and fundraiser at the BC Canadian Music Centre – British Columbia Region, officially announcing the inauguration of the first international classical music competition … More 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition Press Conference was held successfully on June 27th at Canadian Music Centre in BC