2017 VIMC Final Round Concerts Held at Roy Barnett Hall and Gessler Hall at UBC School of Music

On October 6-7, 2017, the 2017 Vancouver International Music Competition (VIMC) held its final round at the University of British Columbia (UBC), School of Music in its inaugural year. Organized by Canada International Arts & Music Society (CIAMS) in part to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada, the competition featured three age groups and categories for … More 2017 VIMC Final Round Concerts Held at Roy Barnett Hall and Gessler Hall at UBC School of Music

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