19th Century Music on a Period Piano

Why should we play 19th century music, music of Chopin and his near contemporaries, on a period piano? Why should we be attending a concert where such music is being played on a piano from the 1850’s? According to renowned musicologist Beniamin Vogel, if we want to...

Tobias Koch plays music of The Polish Romantics

What was the artistic environment in Chopin’s upbringing? Who were some of the composers who influenced the young Chopin? Who were the composers influenced by Chopin? If you are curious about these questions, this is the concert you would not want to miss. It is no...

Exciting News

The Vancouver Chopin Society is happy to announce that renowned music historian Alan Walker, a world authority on 19th century music, and author or the monumental new biography of Chopin – Fryderyk Chopin – A Life and Times – has accepted our...

Giving Tuesday

GivingTuesday is coming to Canada on November 27, 2018. It is a Canadian movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Our branded donation page is handled by CanadaHelps including automatic tax-receipting. Recently,...

Trip To Warsaw

Nathan’s Lai trip to Warsaw You may remember that six-year old Nathan Lai was the winner of our draw for a trip to Warsaw to attend the 1st International Chopin Competition for period instruments. Nathan visited Warsaw as well Chopin’s idyllic birth place...

2018-2019 Season Bold New Ventures

As we are still savoring the wonderful performances we have been having this season, we are proud to present to you our brochure for the 2018-2019 season. We cannot suppress our excitement when we look at the artists and concerts we have in store for you! Before you...