The Inaugural Show of “The Museum of World Music” was born in Vancouver on Nov 21 2015 at the Petley-Jones Gallery. The worlds of music and art came together to launch the first musical instrument museum in Canada. Vancouver, being the extraordinarily exposition of cultural diversity that it is, will be the home to the new Museum of World Music.
Drop by and have a look.The exhibit remains on display until December 3rd.
Reeds and Roots ~ Concert
As part of the Design of Music Exhibit we present REEDS and ROOTS.
A concert demonstration of mouth organs, squeeze boxes, and other free reedy things. This is where headhunters meet the blues, and British folk music enters the Chinese court!!! Featuring Vancouver’s premier harpist Keith Bennett, musical plethorist Randy Raine-Reusch, squeezeboxer academic Susan Gerofsky, and Chinese sheng prodigy Tim Chan.
3pm Saturday Nov 28th at Petley-Jones Gallery
Admission by Donation.
Co-Sponsored by the Red Chamber Cultural Society.
Open House December 12th
Featuring our annual Small Works Show (December 5th to 24th)
Introducing Lan Zhenghui a contemporary artist who is active in Beijing and Toronto, and is known for his monumental abstract-ink painting.