Baumann Centre Events

Event in Wingate Studio at the Baumann Centre. Photo Janet Lewis

Events at the Baumann Centre

The Baumann Centre for Pacific Opera Victoria is designed to host a wide range of activities, including rehearsals, artist training workshops, youth music programs, donor receptions, meetings, and much more.

Watch for information on upcoming events at the Baumann Centre, including opera lectures, patron events, education, engagement, and cultural activities.


 

Opera Motifs

Wingate Studio, the Baumann Centre
925 Balmoral Road, Victoria

Robert Holliston examines a specific topic related to each of POV's main stage productions. Discover your inner scholar without once feeling like you're in school. Free and open to all, whether you have an opera ticket or not.

Brown bag lunches welcome. Tea and coffee will be served.

Reservations

250-382-1641 or
Or reserve online: RSVP

  • Jenůfa
    Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 12:30 to 1:30 pm
    Curator of Public Engagement Robert Holliston explores Janáček's opera Jenůfa.


 

Lunchbox Opera

Wingate Studio, the Baumann Centre
925 Balmoral Road, Victoria

Lunch with a concert! A relaxing way to take a break and take in a bit of music.

Brown bag lunches welcome. Tea and coffee will be served.
Admission by Donation ($15 suggested).

Reservations

250-382-1641 or
Or reserve online: RSVP

  • Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 12:30 to 1:30 pm
    Fenlon and Fenlon: Soprano Rachel Fenlon performs a self-accompanied programme including Alma Mahler's 5 Songs from 1910; Robert Schumann's Frauenliebe und -leben; and Franz Schubert's Die Forelle.

  • Friday, October 13, 2017, 12:30 to 1:30 pm
    English Art Song: British tenor Colin Judson (Laca in Jenůfa) performs a selection of English Art Songs.

  • Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 12:30 to 1:30 pm
    The Canadian Opera Anthology: a co-production with the Canadian Music Centre, a recital of music from operas by Canadian composers and librettists.


 

Classical Music and Indigenous Culture

Saturday, November 25, 2 pm
Wingate Studio, the Baumann Centre
925 Balmoral Road, Victoria

A discussion of Indigenous adaptations to introduced cultural practices like opera and "classical" music. With Kwakwaka'wakw artist Lou-ann Neel. Coast Salish violinist Swil Kanim (Lummi, WA) hosts and performs.

Reservations

250-382-1641 or


 

The Baumann Centre for Pacific Opera Victoria

925 Balmoral Road
Victoria, BC.


 
 

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