Chan Centre

  • 6265 Crescent Road
  • Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1

October 9, 2018

Tuesday, October 9 7:00pm Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, UBC, Vancouver Evgeny Kissin’s genius was discovered in his first solo debut in Moscow at the age of 12. He made his European debut at 16, and his explosive American debut at Carnegie Hall just 10 days before his 19th birthday. Now, at the age of 45, he is still in constant demand, selling out major concert halls around the world. His musicality, the depth and poetic quality of his interpretations, and his extraordinary virtuosity have earned him the kind of… more

October 9, 2018

Sunday, October 14th at 3:00pm Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, UBC, Vancouver 3 great string sextets plus 6 incredible musicians equals a wondrous afternoon of music and music making. A rare treat for Vancouver music lovers! Since its Canadian debut performance for the VRS in 2001, the Jerusalem Quartet has returned to our stage many times. The quartet is regarded as one of the foremost ensembles in the world today. Pinchas Zukerman is equally respected as a violinist, violist, conductor, pedagogue, and chamber… more

November 4, 2018

Sunday, November 4 2018 at 3:00pm The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, UBC, Vancouver Igor Levit was recently announced as the winner of the prestigious quadrennial Gilmore Artist Award, and snagged Gramophone’s Recording of the Year 2016. He returns to the VRS stage after a sold-out Canadian debut in 2016. His riveting performances leave audiences wanting more and critics scrambling for superlatives. For tickets and more information please visit… more

November 18, 2018

Sunday, November 18 2018 at 3:00pm The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, UBC, Vancouver Trained under the guidance of the great Italian pianist Maria Tipo, Andrea Lucchesini garnered international attention at a young age when he won the Dino Ciani International Competition at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan. Around that time, he made his debut on our series at the Vancouver Playhouse. He enjoyed a close collaboration with renowned Italian composer Luciano Berio and has recorded all his works for piano. Andrea is… more

November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23rd at 7:00pm Chan Centre For The Performing Arts, Vancouver BC "An Ocean" is the first song in a new series by The Tallest Man On Earth called When The Bird Sees The Solid Ground. Each song is a new, original studio recording and will include the simultaneous release of an accompanying video directed by Kristian Matsson. Both the music and videos are an ongoing project that will be produced as the series progresses during the winter, spring and summer of 2018 in Sweden and the US, with Matsson… more

March 24, 2019

Sunday, March 24 2019 at 3:00pm The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, UBC, Vancouver Upon hearing Yevgeny Sudbin’s first Scarlatti recording, we immediately invited him to Vancouver. He performed at the Vancouver Playhouse in 2006 and returned on our series at the Chan Centre in 2009. Hailed by The Telegraph as “potentially one of the greatest pianists of the 21st Century”, Yevgeny now tours the globe and, since that first Scarlatti recording, has made many critically acclaimed recordings for BIS. For tickets and… more

April 12, 2019

Cantus Male Vocal Ensemble, hailed by Fanfare magazine as "the premier men's vocal ensemble in the United States," shares the stage with Canada's beloved Chor Leoni in a collaborative concert to open the 2019 VanMan Male Choral Summit. Cantus, founded by Chor Leoni's own Erick Lichte at St. Olaf College in 1995, arrives for its Vancouver debut in a concert which will feature the best of both ensembles and the full scope of male choral singing. Friday April 12, 2019 | 7:30pm Chan Centre for the Performing Arts 6265… more

April 13, 2019

VanMan reaches its apex at the Summit Concert, where the magnificent sound of 300+ men’s voices fill the superb acoustics of the Chan Centre in a rafter-raising finale. A must for lovers of the male voice, the Summit Concert is a spine-tingling concert highlighting the warmth, tenderness, and power of men’s voices united in song. Saturday April 13, 2019 | 7:30pm Chan Centre for the Performing Arts 6265 Crescent Rd, UBC, Vancouver Single Tickets* A Price $45 B Price $35 C Price $30 Students with ID $10 (B and C Sections… more