Karen Fowlie: International Women’s Day Free Concert “A Tribute to Canadian Women in Song”

Join Karen Fowlie (vocal/guitar), Terri Breeze (bass), Mal Temple (drums), Owen Thomas (electric guitar) and Mike Hurst (keyboards) for this pre-recorded live concert Wednesday Mar 8, 2021 at 5:00pm PST / 8:00pm ET. You will songs by Sarah McLachlan, Joni Mitchell, Shania Twain, Sylvia Tyson, Loreena McKennitt as well as “Moment in Time”, one of Fowlie’s Originals. The chat room will be open before and after the show.

Karen Fowlie is an award-winning singer-songwriter with deep musical roots in her community. Influenced by musical greats (Heart, Sarah McLachlan, Emmylou Harris, Jann Arden, Joni Mitchell, Chantal Kreviazuk, Carrie Underwood and more) Fowlie writes Alt. Country/Rock songs people can easily relate to. Karen has been recognized by B.C.’s Attorney General for her song writing and has also appeared as a special guest on a TV talk show. Fowlie and her band regularly entertain audiences and have released three singles in recent history.

Judy Brown Take 2 – New Year New Gear New Music

Join us for our live music streaming concert this Saturday at 5pm PST / 8pm EST. You’ll hear harmony-rich country, folk and blues music featuring singer-songwriter Judy Brown on guitar, vocals and harmonica. Joining her will be special guest Donny Walker on guitar, vocals and percussion. Thanks to support from Creative BC.

Judy Brown is a Canadian roots music singer, songwriter, and guitarist whose musical journey began in Edmonton before moving to Toronto to perform at top Toronto clubs and festivals. Recently relocating to Nelson, she finds herself surrounded by Nelson’s rich and supportive arts community. In 2018 she released “Say It”, her debut album recorded in Toronto with long time award winning musical friends, collaborators and producers Gary Kendall and Teddy Leonard. Judy continues to perform across Canada with her Kootenay based band and her Ontario recording band. Her song “Roberta” was nominated for a 2019 Kootenay Music Award.

Don Walker is a veteran drummer, strummer and singer with extensive experience touring with Royalty Recording Artists Gustafson, Fjellgaard, Fustukian, Honky Tonk Heroes, Wilf Carter, Al Cherney, Lionel Rault and many more. Music took Don to over 100 countries, living in the USA and Europe before returning to BC to play with Vancouver and Nelson based bands including Rob Rowan, Roxy, Rippin’ Rattlers, Alan Kirk, Son of John, Holly and Jon and The Judy Brown Band.

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Join Astrolabe Musik Theatre’s Founding Artistic Director and General Manager, soprano Heather Pawsey, for “unheard” — four a cappella (unaccompanied) songs giving voice to the unheard stories of women, composed by BC’s own Jeffrey Ryan — and featuring a compelling conversation about the inspriration and collaborative process between Jeffrey and Heather towards the songs’ premiere.

Jason Camp and the Posers presents: an extravaganza of sights, sounds ,and songs for a severely severed socialite society or something in association with Begelco.tm or something

In the depths of the great potluck ban of 2020, Jason Camp and The Posers recorded a live basement session on Haida Gwaii. Showcasing some new songs on a boring afternoon, some of the lost chronicles of Jonny Begel and his quest to return to his motherland, and some reminders that its good to focus on trying to smile as the world crumbles around you. So lean back and settle in, and join the Haida trio as they help you waste another afternoon.

RCMT presents Sinatra:Home for the Holidays

A Festive Showcase of Swingin’ & Seasonal Favourites!

Join us from the comfort of your home as we celebrate the holidays while staying safe. This live stream concert features your favourite Holiday songs, with a unique Sinatra big band style.

Starring Vancouver’s Premier Sinatra Tribute Artist: Dane Warren. Featuring the Bruce James Orchestra. With special guests: Mandy Rushton and Aaron Pang

Duration: 75 minutes, no intermission

Presented with the generous support of Wallis Harrison

We’ll Meet Again: Edie Daponte & Joey Smith

Livestream Concert from Sid Williams Theatre in Courtenay, BC
featuring Edie Daponte and Joey Smith duo

During the Second World War, the voices of singers Vera Lynn, Edith Piaf, and Marlene Dietrich offered comfort and hope to forces and civilians alike.

Vancouver Island singer/songwriter Edie DaPonte pays homage to their classic songs with her soaring and stirring vocal renditions. With the versatile and remarkably talented Joey Smith on guitar, together they will transport you to the 1940s, promising a memorable musical journey into the past.

Join Edie and Joey for this intimate musical tribute to honour our veterans.

Feature Documentary “4 Dancers’ Dreams” Directed/Produced/Narrated/Lyrics by Nancy J Lilley

4 Dancers’ Dreams is a Canadian Feature Documentary that is an inspiring story of 4 dancers’ dreams to go professional and the trials and tribulations it takes to get there. It not only teaches all about the dance world , it wows, entertains and inspires with spectacular dancing, while telling the intimate stories of these 4 friends. It was shot over 2 years as it followed these girls in their last year of dance school and where they ended up after graduation. We are taken into the rehearsals, around BC in local competitions, as well as Seattle, WA. at the Semi-Finals of the Youth America Grand Prix and Germany for the World Tap competition by the International Dance Organization. Principal photography of the film started in the fall of 2015 and was completed in June of 2017 with a re-edit done in 2020. In August, 2017 it had it’s World Premiere in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA and travelled all over North America and Europe including Italy and Spain in the film festival circuit of 2018/2019. It won many awards including Best Documentary Feature, Best Director, Editing, Narration, Cinematography, Ensemble Cast, a Scientific and Educational award and a Rising Star Award from the 2019 Canada International Film Festival. There is a lot of wonderful music to go along with the tap, ballet, lyrical, contemporary, hip hop, musical theatre dancing including 3 original songs written for the film.

As of November 8, 2020 “4 Dancers’ Dreams” will be streaming on Amazon Prime for one year in Canada and the USA only.

Hayley Sales Virtual World Tour 2020

Streaming live from her family’s blueberry farm on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Sales will perform songs from her forthcoming album, Ricochet, and her previous releases – Sunseed, When The Bird Became A Book and The Misadventures (Unreleased). Each show will be unique – with Sales accompanying herself on piano, playing different songs and sometimes welcoming special guests. Fans can find links to the shows, which begin at 7:00 p.m. in the hosting venue’s time zone, at http://www.hayleysales.com. Sales will be announcing virtual tour dates for USA, Japan, the U.K. and Europe soon.