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Musical journeys into secret Vancouver

Uncompromising and intimate, private and house concerts are among the best places in Vancouver to hear exciting new music—if you can get an invite.

Colin MacDonald battles for the saxophone’s honour, with romance

Enter Colin Macdonald, cunning, talented, and elegantly moustachioed. He steps into the garden, gleaming saxophone in hand ready to defend its tainted reputation.

Creative coup: Vancouver Dance Centre's 10x10x10

As Scotiabank Dance Centre celebrates its 10th anniversary this fall, the Vancouver Dance Centre's event, 10x10x10, in collaboration with Canadian Music Centre promised to be one of the most...