A Vanier College Music graduate Yao Wang wins a 2013 Forces Avenir Award for the musical: Whisper

Congratulations to Vanier 2013 Professional Music and Song Techniques graduate, Yao Wang, for winning a Forces Avenir Award in the category Arts, Lettres et Culture (project) for composing and mounting Whisper, a full length original musical that she and fellow Vanier music students presented publicly in April 2013.  A musical about students Based on the […]

Music and Science student Sarah Rossy is the 2013 Vanier Valedictorian

When the 2013 graduating class of Vanier College gathered at Place des Arts on June 19th to receive their Vanier graduation certificates, the Valedictorian student selected to bid farewell to the College and to Cegep studies on behalf of all her fellow students, was Music and Science Double DCS student, Sarah Rossy. Articulate, positive, outgoing, […]

Music’s Tamara Vickerd wins the 2012-2013 ABCD Award

Congratulations to Music’s Tamara Vickerd the winner of the 2012-2013 Above and Beyond the Call of Duty (ABCD) Vanier Employee Recognition Award.  As one of the awards created by Director General, Gilbert Héroux, to recognize the contribution of faculty and staff to the College, the ABCD Award honours a Vanier employee whose actions and activities […]

A Vanier College original musical production: Whisper

Yao Wang was only ten years old when she started composing music.  That’s fairly unusual in itself, but even more surprising is that nine years later she has composed “Whisper”, a full length original musical that she and fellow Vanier music students will present publicly April 26 to 28, 2013.  A Musical about young people, […]

15th Annual Big Band Benefit dedicated to Jim West, President of Justin Time Records will feature Oliver Jones, Ranee Lee and Chet Doxas

Mark your calendar for the 15th Annual Big Band Benefit Concert with the Vanier College Big Band conducted by Jocelyn Couture and the professional J.L. Big Band directed by Christopher Smith.  The date is April 15 at 7:30 pm. Stars: Host Oliver Jones, singer Ranee Lee, saxophonist Chet Doxas Oliver Jones returns as host for […]

Thousands of students at Vanier College for MusicFest Québec 2013

There is never a quiet moment during March Break at Vanier College.  Every spring, the campus is invaded by thousands of young musicians from all over Quebec who come to participate in MusicFest Québec.  This year, more 5,400 high school students aged eleven to eighteen, will be at Vanier from March 19 to 22, 2013 […]

Vanier College Choir concert will feature a rarely heard Magnificat

The end of the first semester at Vanier College will be marked by Heavenly Places a choral concert performed by the Vanier College Choir under the direction of Philippe Bourque. The concert on December 7, 2012 will underscore the rich tradition of Christian sacred choral works inspired by the birth of Christ. A rarely heard […]

Laurenhill Academy Band and McGill Jazz Orchestra I to play at 5th Annual Big Band Evening at Vanier

There’s nothing like hip-swinging music for warming up on a cold autumn night and Vanier College has just the ticket with the fifth annual Big Band Evening Concert on October 17, 2012.  Host for the evening: CBC’s Jeanette Kelly  CBC radio personality and arts reporter, Jeanette Kelly, will host the evening which will bring together […]

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