Watch Our 2021 Pop-Up Concerts

Goldberg Variations Video Poster - Kai Glutsteen, Dan Scholz, Beth Root Sandvoss

The Quadra Island Chamber Music Society struggled with the uncertainty of holding a festival in 2021. By the time the BC government gave the go ahead to gather, it became apparent that it would be difficult to organize one. As we were awarded a grant from ARTSBC which encouraged us to try to put together […]

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A Requiem for Simplicity

Daniel Scholz Headshot

I would like to take the opportunity to thank every member of the Youth Symphony for all your efforts and work in preparing, rehearsing, practicing and recording all of these parts. A very special thank you to Sophie Reimer-Epp and to River Sawchyn for gathering all the audio and video files, and stitching it together […]

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How Did Beethoven Hear Music?

Rick Beato

In this episode from Rick Beato’s YouTube channel, he discusses Ludwig Van Beethoven’s hearing loss and demonstrates how music may have sounded to Beethoven and how he would have formulated his compositions in his mind towards the end of his life.

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